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Warning Signs to Be on the Lookout for at Family Gatherings that Your Loved One May Need Senior Home Care

Visiting family during the holiday season can be a joyful experience, but if you don’t see your elderly loved ones often, it may be difficult to tell what’s really going on with them. Many people who live far away from loved ones depend on frequent telephone conversations and updates from friends and relatives. A decline…

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How to Approach Your Parent About In-Home Care

If your parent needs help with day-to-day activities, it can be difficult to know how to approach the subject of in-home care, and it’s vital to set aside an appropriate place and time for these discussions. Your parent may show some resistance to the idea, but if you approach the conversation with patience and tact,…

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How to Deal With Alzheimer’s and The Memory Loss of a Loved One

Caring for a loved one suffering from Alzheimer’s can often be frustrating and emotionally taxing. Some of the following tips may help you learn how to deal with the disease and make things easier for everyone involved. Every situation is unique, and finding what works for you and your loved one may take some time…

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How to Avoid Caregiver Burnout

Caregiver in need of in home help

Taking care of your elderly loved one is rewarding, but you've got to watch for signs that you're getting stressed out. Get the help you need to avoid a full-blown case of caregiver burnout...

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What is a CNA?

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A certified nursing assistant, helps elderly patients or clients with healthcare needs under the supervision of a Registered Nurse or a Licensed Practical Nurse. Also known as a Nursing Assistant Patient Care Assistant or a State Tested Nurse Aid...

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Important Facts About Falls

Senior Fall statistics

Each year, millions of elderly people—those 65 and older—fall. In fact, one out of three seniors falls each year, but less than half tell their doctor. Falling once doubles your chances of falling again...

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