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Providing senior in-home care tips and stories for everything related to senior care.

Spring Cleaning: For Seniors

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Mar 13, 2018 5:30:00 PM

The time has come to start thinking about spring cleaning. Although it might be a lot of work, it can be quite enjoyable for seniors and others. Be sure to ask for help if you need it. And then you can get started on these basic tasks and others that you might think of.

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Negative Impacts Of Hospital Stays On Seniors

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Feb 20, 2018 5:30:00 PM

Whether a person enters the hospital for a chronic or acute illness, or a sudden injury, the goal is to leave the hospital with the problem solved, or at least well on the road to recovery. Unfortunately, for many seniors, even if the cause for the admission is addressed, they leave the hospital with other unexpected problems. Here are some examples of issues your senior might face after hospitalization.

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Palliative Care: Customized Support Plan

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Feb 6, 2018 5:30:00 PM

If a special senior in your life is battling with a terminal illness, they could greatly benefit from palliative care. Palliative care is a specialized medical care for people who have serious illnesses. The purpose is to decrease stress, reduce pain, and relieve the symptoms of their illness. An amazing care team is available to seniors to help improve their quality of life and provide unbeatable support during hard times.

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Protecting Your Assets In Your Golden Years

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Jan 23, 2018 5:30:00 PM

Retirement is supposed to be your golden years, but what most don't realize is that those golden years can quickly become the penny years if you do not plan ahead. Being a senior citizen in today's world can add up fast. There are so many things that you have to think about when planning for those years. One of the main things to think of is protecting your assets. How can you protect your assets if you are unable to because of a health issue?  We want to give you some helpful tips so you can start planning those golden years and keep them golden. 

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Frequency and Duration of Exercise for Seniors

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Jan 9, 2018 5:30:00 PM

seniors_working_out_couple-LR.jpgWe all know that exercise is an important part of maintaining health and mobility, but it can be difficult to know where the line is between pushing ourselves to new levels of fitness and pushing ourselves too far. Adhering to the guidelines for safe frequency and duration of exercise can be especially important for seniors who may have elevated risk factors for injury. However, those risks shouldn't scare seniors away from exercise as the benefits usually outweigh the risks, especially when the exercise is done within recommended guidelines. 

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Some Advice on How to Coordinate Senior Care

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Dec 26, 2017 5:30:00 PM

Senior_smiling_caregiver-LR.jpgThey say it takes a village to raise a child, but what they don't tell you is that it takes a village to help an aging parent or senior loved one to remain in their home. When you're first faced with this challenge, it might seem impossible, but all you need is a little organization and a solid game plan. Working with your siblings, aunts, uncles, and extended family to ensure that there's always some available to be with the senior can be easy with open lines of communication. Here's some advice on how to coordinate senior care.

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5 Practical And Senior-Friendly Kitchen Items

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Dec 12, 2017 5:30:00 PM

Aging-in-place is a reality for many seniors largely because of practical products and home modifications that make living more senior-friendly. To that end, here are 5 items that can make things much easier in the kitchen.

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Can sleep apnea and other sleeping disorders lead to ALZ?

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Nov 28, 2017 5:30:00 PM

Recently during the Alzheimer's Association International Conference held this year in London, researchers presented compelling evidence linking sleep problems with accumulation of biomarkers for Alzheimer's disease. The study highlighted the impact of sleep-disordered breathing and obstructive sleep apnea on brain function and overall mental health.

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A Heart-Healthy Turkey Recipe

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Nov 7, 2017 5:30:00 PM

Everyone's favorite time of year is right around the corner! And since we are dedicated to keeping you and your loved ones healthy, we're providing some delicious Thanksgiving recipes to try that are a little more heart healthy! After all, if we're good to our heart, it'll be good to us! 

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How Multi-Generational Housing Helps Everyone In The Family

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Oct 24, 2017 5:30:00 PM

Multi-generational housing seemed to be dwindling for a while. However, in recent years, it has been very much on the rise. And that is good news for seniors and all family members involved. First of all, what is multi-generational housing? Pew Research defines it as "a household that includes two or more adult generations, or one that includes grandparents and grandchildren". As of 2014, Pew also estimated that a whopping 17% of the US population lived in this type of household. So what are the benefits?

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