Read Time: 4 minutes There is a lot of confusion about the topic of long term care. Finding the best nursing facility for a family member can be daunting.
Read Time: 4 minutes Homes can be full of potential dangers for seniors with physical and cognitive limitations. A few simple home changes can make all the difference.
Read Time: 4 minutes Home health care assists loved ones struggling with living alone. Here are some signs seniors may need more help through a skilled nursing facility.
Read Time: 4 minutes Moving a loved one to a skilled nursing facility requires extra planning. Learn how to help loved ones adjust during the transition.
Read Time: 4 minutes Strokes are one of the most common causes of death and also one of the most preventable. Acting FAST and recognizing the early warning signs is crucial.
Read Time: 3 minutes When the time comes to move a loved one into a nursing home, the transition can be emotional. Focusing on positives and listening to concerns can help when talking to a loved one about the move.
Read Time: 4 minutes With the help of a speech language pathologist, senior citizens struggling with impared speech can enjoy a better quality of life.
Read Time: 4 minutes Osteoporosis, a disease that causes brittle bones, mostly affects older women, but some medical conditions can increase the chances of getting the disease.