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Having that conversation with your older parents

Posted on March 20, 2018 at 2:20 PM Comments comments (1)

Top 10 Things to Discuss With Your Parents

As you were growing up, your parents probably sat you down plenty of times for “a talk.” Is it time to reverse the process?

senior sitting with family memberDiscussing important issues with loved ones who are growing older can be a challenge. Studies show that few Americans have these conversations until a major event occurs—a sudden health crisis, the loss of a spouse, or even a holiday visit by children during which it...

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Keep the elderly warm in these cold temperutres

Posted on January 18, 2018 at 10:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Now that winter is upon us, it is important to prepare for the harsh weather conditions when caring for your senior loved one. The cold weather can be extra dangerous for the elderly which is why it is very important to make sure the proper arrangements are made.

 

Remember, these cold temperatures can be much harsher on our aging loved one then on us. It is important to know the signs and symptoms if their body temperature drops too low. Some potential risk factors fo...

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February 25, 2017

Posted on March 12, 2017 at 10:35 PM Comments comments (0)
10 Signs of Alzheimer???s From the Alzheimer???s Association Signs and Symptoms | Alzheimer's | Dementia Homewatch CareGivers Alzheimer???s is a fatal brain disease that causes a slow decline in memory, thinking and reasoning skills. While some memory loss is a normal part of aging, it could be a sign of Alzheimer???s disease if it disrupts daily life. The Alzheimer???s Association has put together a list of the 10 signs of Alzheimer???s for individuals and their loved ones to determi... Read Full Post »

March 1 2017

Posted on March 12, 2017 at 10:30 PM Comments comments (0)
According to the Brain Injury Association of America, each year an estimated 2.5 million children and adults in the United States sustain a traumatic brain injury (TBI), and another 795,000 individuals sustain an acquired brain injury (ABI) from nontraumatic causes. TBIs can affect the functionality of the brain???affecting thinking, reasoning, and memory. Whether the victim is an adult, a child, or an infant, TBIs can have a major impact on individuals and their families. To raise awareness o... Read Full Post »

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