When you are a caregiver and your elderly charge has to travel, you have planning to do. In many cases, the caregiver has to travel with the elderly patient to be sure that he or she arrives in the right location at the right time. Maneuvering through a major airport can be overwhelming for adults…Details
So many adult children of elderly parents are on the lookout for any and all signs of Alzheimer’s disease. When elderly adults live in senior communities, their older neighbors and visiting caregivers are usually able to spot the earliest signals because they see them more frequently than adult children do. But elderly parents, who are…Details
Some skin conditions come and go – they are annoying while they’re here but eventually disappear, like teenage acne. Other skin problems can be quite troublesome and need to be seen by a dermatologist, to get a proper diagnosis and treatment plan, like adult acne, rosacea, psoriasis, eczema, and skin tags. What are some of…Details
It’s hard to resist a good crispy piece of fried chicken once in a while! This family favorite with origins in the south tops the charts as one of America’s favorite meals. Even though there doesn’t seem to be any congressional records declaring this as an official National Day, that doesn’t seem to get in…Details
Your senior loved one may need some help to take care of her tender or sensitive skin. The skin is an organ that is often overlooked and doesn’t get the attention of some of the other major organs. Yet it serves very important purposes! As her in home care provider, you can help your aging…Details
Greens are an essential part of a healthy diet, and elderly adults need them as much as anyone else. It’s a good idea for elderly home care providers to know some great ways to serve greens so they can ensure their elderly senior is getting all the good nutrition he needs from leafy green vegetables.…Details
Making your children apart of your senior care efforts with your aging loved one is a fantastic way of bonding the family together and encouraging lifelong memories. Both children and seniors love crafts, so offering fun and simple art projects is a great way to get the youngest and oldest members of your family participating…Details
Video: Home Care East Lansing MI: Do some home care agencies specialize in Alzheimer’s Care at home?
Home Care East Lansing MI: Do some home care agencies specialize in Alzheimer’s Care at home?
Aging takes its toll on our skin. It becomes thinner than it used to be and develops dryness and fragility. Seniors can be prone to skin ailments such as shingles and senile purpura – this makes the skin bruise easily. Shingles is a result of the chicken pox virus and is excruciatingly itchy as well…Details
There are a tremendous number of benefits to hiring home care services your aging loved one. While some of these benefits are obvious, such as the care companion helping your aging loved one with mobility issues and fulfilling Activities of Daily Living, some of them may not be as readily identifiable. One of the most…Details