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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 [...]

27 08, 2014

How can Home Healthcare Help Prevent Falling with Elderly?

By | August 27th, 2014|Blog, Home Care Blog, Las Vegas|0 Comments

With falling on the rise with elderly, it’s become crucial for people to look into ways of preventing falls. Falling is the main cause of death among elderly over the age of 65 that are living in the home. With the risk of falling is everywhere in the home, from stairs to items on the [...]

14 08, 2014

Can New Technology Help Las Vegas Caregivers?

By | August 14th, 2014|Blog, Home Care Blog, Las Vegas|0 Comments

In the age of smartphones and tablets, technology continues to impact and enhance our everyday lives. From helping to keep in touch with loved ones to breakthroughs in science and medicine, technology helps make life easier. Unfortunately, digital technology for caregivers has not caught up to the level of high tech devices used in other [...]

23 04, 2014

Senior Citizens and Driving Laws in Nevada: What You Need to Know

By | April 23rd, 2014|Las Vegas|0 Comments

The chance to stay behind the wheel is something many seniors fight for, understandably, as it helps them hang on to their independence. Unfortunately, due to a decline in reflexes, depth perception, etc., this isn't always that simple. There are some specific regulations older drivers in Nevada should be aware of when looking to renew their [...]

9 04, 2014

Summer In Las Vegas Can Be Harmful For Heart Patients: How To Keep Seniors Safe

By | April 9th, 2014|Las Vegas|0 Comments

Photo courtesy of Bonita de Boer Extreme heat is uncomfortable for everyone. For seniors with heart conditions, though, soaring temperatures can be more than just bothersome; they can be deadly. People with heart conditions are likelier than people without to be affected by hot weather. In some cases, extreme heat stress can even [...]

31 03, 2014

Summer in the City: 8 Las Vegas Activities Seniors Can Enjoy Even When It’s Hot Outside

By | March 31st, 2014|Las Vegas|0 Comments

Summer in Las Vegas can be difficult for seniors: It’s hard to get outside because of the extreme heat; but it’s no fun being stuck inside all summer, either. Here are some things you and your loved ones can do this steamy season, in spite of the heat! 1. Take a class This may not [...]

24 03, 2014

5 Helpful Resources for Las Vegas Seniors and Their Caregivers

By | March 24th, 2014|Las Vegas|0 Comments

Sunset Park in Las Vegas -- Photo courtesy of JessicaGale Caring for an elderly loved one can feel like an isolating experience. Thankfully, it doesn’t have to be that way. There are many ways for caregivers and seniors to find support and friendship in Las Vegas, including these five organizations. Alzheimer's Association - [...]