Seven Steps for Keeping Your Senior Safe

Seven Steps for Keeping Your Senior Safe

Keeping those we love safe is among our highest priorities. And, since falling is the leading cause of injury among the 65+ age category, consider a few of the most common causes of falling and work toward eliminating them. Household Obstacles.  Eliminating obstacles...
Home Care for Stubborn Aging Parents

Home Care for Stubborn Aging Parents

Given a choice, most elders do not want to leave their homes as they age.  They understand their “space” and want to stay in it.  But, aging in place requires acceptance and accommodation.  Sometimes it works out, but it can be challenging. Some seniors stubbornly...
How to “Be” When You Are with Someone with Alzheimer’s

How to “Be” When You Are with Someone with Alzheimer’s

At those times when you encounter someone with Alzheimer’s is critical to create an environment and communication that best matches what that individual needs.  It is impossible to read the mind of someone suffering from Alzheimer’s and different people with the...