>Tag: Elderly

How To Use Holiday Time To Determine If Extra Care For Aging Parents Is Needed

Tips on how to utilize the holiday season to help figure out if additional care for aging parents is necessary and beneficial to all involved. It is common for seniors to say "everything is fine" when asked by family members. They do not want to bother their children knowing how busy they are.  The holidays provide an ideal time to take [...]

By |2019-02-05T17:20:35+00:00December 23rd, 2018|Aging Care, Family Caregiving, Holidays|

Holiday Safety Tips for Elderly Parents

Have a safe and fun holiday by recognizing the specific care needs of seniors and using these safety tips for elderly relatives to prevent falls. The holidays provide an excellent opportunity to visit with senior loved ones. Often, it is not possible to spend a lot of quality time during the year. Also, it is a perfect time to make sure [...]

By |2018-12-23T12:27:12+00:00December 10th, 2018|Aging Care, Family Caregiving, Holidays|

Fall Risks Found In Unexpected Place In The Home

A Fall Is A Threat To The Health And Wellbeing of Seniors And Can Reduce Their Ability To Be Safe and Independent At Home. Falls are the leading cause of accidental death among people age 65 and older. However, falls are not something that just happens with aging. There are proven strategies to reduce the risk of a fall. Most caregivers [...]

What To Do When Your Aging Parents Are Resistant To Care

One Of The Hardest Experiences For Adult Children Is Watching Your Aging Parents Decline Without Accepting Assistance. Whether your parents are suffering from a physical decline or a mental one, the feeling of constant worry encompasses your life. What makes the situation more difficult is the resistance showed by parents when it comes to obtaining outside help. You should expect yourself [...]

By |2018-07-22T10:40:31+00:00May 22nd, 2018|Aging Care, Family Caregiving, Seniors|

How to Help Seniors Achieve Life Goals And Live Life To The Fullest

Everybody Has A Bucket List, And Seniors Are No Exception To That Rule. “Someday…”. There are many exciting ways to conclude that thought only limited by the depth of one's imagination. Perhaps there are activities and adventures that you want to pursue but just have not had a chance to turn into reality. But what about seniors? They still have dreams, [...]

By |2018-04-21T19:50:31+00:00April 21st, 2018|Aging Care, Family Caregiving, Seniors|