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21 09, 2014

How To Handle In-Home Health Care With Siblings

By | September 21st, 2014|Home Care Blog, Pasadena|0 Comments

Are you currently working with your siblings to determine the best care options for your elderly parent? Family members are usually tasked with having to take on caregiver responsibilities for a parent, but deciding who in the family will be the primary caregiver can be stressful. While sometimes responsibilities can be divvied up evenly among siblings, other [...]

20 09, 2014

How Dance Benefits the Elderly – 8 Ways

By | September 20th, 2014|Home Care Blog, Pasadena|0 Comments

When your favorite song is played, and you feel the beat pulsing through your body, it can be impossible to stay in your seat. You want to get up and swing your hips to the rhythm, with or without a partner, at any age. You get your heart rate up with each and every step, and you're [...]

17 09, 2014

Daughters Care For Elderly Parents Twice As Much As Sons

By | September 17th, 2014|Home Care Blog, Westlake Village|0 Comments

In families with children of both genders, the burden of care shifts onto the daughter’s shoulders as parents grow into their old age. According to research gathered from a University of Michigan analysis on health and retirement, elderly parents are twice as more likely to depend on their female children. Photo by Rosie O'Beirne Females take over [...]

17 09, 2014

How a Sense Of Purpose Will Extend Your Life Span

By | September 17th, 2014|Home Care Blog, Pasadena|0 Comments

A general feeling of contentment and a sense of social inclusion are well-known for their overwhelming positive impact on physical health. Recent studies are now suggesting that discovering a sense of purpose or direction in one's life could also have health benefits and even extend your life span. Photo by Diabetes Care According [...]

2 09, 2014

What Should You Do if You’re the Only Caregiver for a Family Member?

By | September 2nd, 2014|Blog, Home Care Blog, Westlake Village|0 Comments

So you’ve become the primary caregiver for your family member and you have a lot of responsibility on your own. Everyone seems to be available when things are going well, but when there is trouble or help needed, they are suddenly too busy. Your relatives are putting their jobs, kids, hobbies and themselves first before [...]

2 09, 2014

What are a Few Common Myths About Home Healthcare Services?

By | September 2nd, 2014|Blog, Home Care Blog, Pasadena|0 Comments

Reaching an age in which you may require home healthcare can be frightening, stressful and unfamiliar. Although it may feel this way, the elderly should understand that home healthcare is a wonderful option. You get to remain in your home while still receiving the care you’d receive in a nursing home or assisted living facility. [...]

28 08, 2014

Will Elderly Care Help with Gout?

By | August 28th, 2014|Blog, Home Care Blog, In Home Care, Las Vegas|0 Comments

What is gout and how does it affect the elderly? Gout is a very severe and more painful form of the condition called, arthritis. Arthritis is inflammation in the joints causing pain and stiffness. It’s most common in elderly men and symptoms include stiffness, heat, swelling and tenderness in the affected joints. Since it can [...]