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Veterans Day: Thank a Veteran Today and Everyday

Friday, November 11, 2022, is Veterans Day. A day set aside to acknowledge the sacrifice and to say “Thank you.” Don’t let the day slip away without acknowledging the... Read more

Have You Ever Asked “What Is Home Care?”

What is home care? With a rapidly growing senior population, the question, “What is home care?” is an important one. As a third-generation home care provider, I grew up in the senior home care industry. I remember when, as a child at Christmas, my family would visit seniors, sing Christmas carols, and pass out poinsettias. In... Read more

A Pet for Mom? 3 Issues to Consider

The other day I was walking my dogs, Calvin and Clive, with my senior neighbor, Pam,* and her fluffy dog, Zoe. (You know, the one who loves to pole walk.) My dogs absolutely love Pam and Zoe, and as soon as I leave my house with them they drag me to Pam and Zoe’s house... Read more

Bathing Safety for Elderly

Recently I evaluated an 81 year old client who had been hospitalized for exacerbation of COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) and had just returned home. She had been living alone in a single level apartment and her habit was to sit in the bottom of the tub for bathing. She rarely had caregiver assistance and no longer... Read more

Homeward Bound

Greetings one and all…. I am composing this blog at 30,000 feet—winging my way back from New Hampshire after four days of presenting and recording programs. Although I thoroughly enjoyed the experience, I am delighted to be homeward bound. But then, I always am. I am such a home body. There is no place like... Read more

Care for Someone With Alzheimer’s? Watch for Sneaky Symptoms to Avoid the Hospital

A hospital stay is tough on anyone but especially on people who have Alzheimer’s, as the Associated Press points out in a recent article. It’s hard for them to be in an unfamiliar environment with strangers coming in all the time. Yet people with dementia are hospitalized more than other adults, “often for preventable reasons... Read more

3 Ways to Help Seniors Stay Socially Connected

As seniors age, isolation may become more common. However, seniors need relational connection and social interaction just as much as ever. Our stage of life does not eliminate our need or desire for connection. Aging may create barriers necessary for socializing, but it doesn’t have to be that way. With the appropriate planning and help,... Read more

The Benefits of Physical Activity for the Elderly

It is no secret that physical activity is a key ingredient to your overall health and well-being. For the elderly, it becomes more difficult to remain active, but it is no less important. Your physical activity will change as you age, however, any type of physical activity can have huge health benefits. The Center for... Read more

Webroot Vs The security software Review

When comparing antivirus programs, a brief comparison of Webroot and McAfee will show you how each a person protects the devices. Both have solid reputations for protection and performance. Even though McAfee costs much more than Webroot, it gives more features and knowledge in the marketplace. Their user-friendly interface is easy to navigate, and subscription... Read more

No Place Like Home

You know that feeling you get when you’ve been away on a trip and you are waiting at the airport to get home? You feel almost antsy waiting for your luggage to arrive at baggage claim. You are so ready to be home. You walk through your front door and sigh, “There is no place... Read more
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