Monthly Archives: November 2014

How to Reduce the Cost and Make Home Care Affordable

As your loved ones grow older, they may be faced with the decision of whether to move into an assisted living or nursing care facility, or stay in their own home. If given the choice, many seniors wish to stay … Continue reading

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Benefits of In-Home Care Agencies

Increasing life expectancy plus decreasing birth rates has left the percentage of elderly populations in the world booming. Most developed countries throughout the world are seeing higher and higher percentages of elderly populations. As the elderly population grows, home healthcare … Continue reading

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Tips for New Family Caregivers

Many people may find themselves suddenly thrust into the world of caregiving. If someone in your family suddenly has an illness or a surgery that takes them off of their feet, it may become your responsibility to take care of … Continue reading

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Tips on How to Buy the Right Adult Diaper

Many people may find themselves checking the adult diaper section of the drug store as they get older. Whether they are buying them for themselves, or making a trip for an elderly loved one, buying adult diapers can be confusing. … Continue reading

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How to Help an Elderly Loved One Downsize

Downsizing is never fun, and helping your elderly loved one downsize may even become more stressful than downsizing yourself. If your elderly loved one is looking to downsize in order to save money, save energy, or simply to declutter then … Continue reading

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Types of Home Care Agencies

As your loved ones grow older, they may not be able to stay at home by themselves. Instead of going to a nursing home or an assisted living facility, many seniors want to stay in the comfort of their own … Continue reading

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Caregiver Tips: Forgiving an Elderly Loved Ones for How They Treated You in the Past

Typically, caregivers are family members who have given up their own lives to care for their elderly loved ones. For this reason, caregivers often have a family history. Some of that history may be incredibly unpleasant, disappointing and even abusive. … Continue reading

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Common Health Scams Targeting Seniors

It seems like everywhere you look there is a new scam that could target seniors. Most of the scams that affect seniors in today‚Äôs society deal with health problems. Magazines, television ads, and newspaper ads all tout miracle drugs that … Continue reading

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