Tag Archives: elderly home care

How Do Assisted Living Caregivers Help Patients Suffering From Alzheimer's?

Because Alzheimer's is chronic and progressive, victims are totally dependent on others and often receive care from relations, which can be both a mental and physical burden for families. As conditions worsen and memory loss progresses, caregivers must devote more time to loved ones. Assisted living care providers can assist families with elderly loved ones…
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Elderly Home Care – The Advantages and Disadvantages

by Bob Kohut In many ways we are now experiencing a “perfect storm” which is making elderly home care the only viable choice for taking care of many our seniors.  With declining incomes coupled with rising expenses and a rapidly aging population, retirement communities and assisted living centers are being priced beyond the reach of…
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Aging in Place – Three Ways to Stay Put Using At Home Senior Care

By Janelle Jacobs Getting old is bad enough - who wants to have to leave their home in addition? And being a burden on family members can sometimes be so stressful that the emotional strain of staying at-home may make moving into an assisted-care facility a more attractive option. However, there are several different ways…
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The Benefits of Elderly Home Care

by Suzan Love As your parents and grandparents grow older, you may become concerned about their safety at home. Placing them in an assisted living facility is often considered as an option. However, homecare is an alternative that has many benefits. 1. Seniors who live at home are able to maintain a level of freedom…
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The Upside to Elderly Home Care

The upside to elderly home care may surprise you. I know it did me. When I first ventured down the elderly home care  path, I found it to be challenging, sometimes exasperating and oftentimes so physically and mentally exhausting that I wasn't sure how I could go on providing elderly home care. I  discovered that…
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