December 29, 2016
How Seniors Can Prevent Pneumonia

How Seniors Can Prevent Pneumonia

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (PDF), pneumonia and influenza are the 5th-leading cause of death among people over the age of 65.  […]
December 15, 2016
Holiday Family Visit Reveals a Need for Home Care

Holiday Family Visit Reveals a Need for Home Care

When you live far away from your family, holidays may be the only opportunity you have to visit them in person.  If some of your relatives […]
December 8, 2016
Caregiver Stress and Respite Care

Caregiver Stress and Respite Care

Working as a caregiver is a very rewarding experience, however, it can also be quite stressful.  Caregiving involves a lot of hard work and it can […]
November 26, 2016
Helping Seniors Ward Off Depression

Helping Seniors Ward Off Depression

This article will discuss an important topic on helping seniors ward off depression. Depression is one of the most common mental illnesses affecting older Americans.  More […]
November 2, 2016
National Home Care and Hospice Month

National Home Care and Hospice Month

Each November, the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) celebrates National Home Care and Hospice Month.  This annual event is designed to honor the […]
October 26, 2016
Protecting Seniors at Home from Scams

Protecting Seniors at Home from Scams

A study from True Link Financial in 2011 found that senior financial abuse in the United States costs more than $36 billion dollars per year.  A […]
October 17, 2016
Elderly Parents Choose to Live at Home

Elderly Parents Choose to Live at Home

This article discusses the importance of elderly parents choose to live at home and what you’ll need to know. Many elderly people decide to remain in […]
October 11, 2016
Fall Proofing Your Home

Fall Proofing Your Home

Falls are the leading cause of injury among seniors living in the United States.  According to the CDC, each year, 2.8 million older Americans are treated […]
September 30, 2016
Senior Nutrition Myths

Senior Nutrition Myths

Everyone knows that eating a healthy and nutritious diet can add years to a person’s lifespan and improve the quality of their life.  However, there is […]
September 26, 2016
Caregiver Burnout

Caregiver Burnout

This article discuses the importance of caregiver burnout. Working as a caregiver can be very rewarding, particularly if you are caring for a loved one.  You […]