Home Health Care vs In-home Care: What's the Difference?
See how different services with similar names stack up in our comparison chart. Home health care = skilled medical care. In-home care = help w/ daily living
10 Diabetes Superfoods Seniors Can Say “Yes!” To
Seniors who receive a diagnosis of diabetes may feel they have to give up all the foods they love. That’s not entirely true. Sure, they may have to say no to ice cream and white bread, but you can …
How Toxins Affect Your Lungs & 20 Amazing Natural Ways to Cleanse...
Most of us take breathing for granted. Even if you don’t smoke or experience respiratory problems, an occasional lung cleanse should be part of your self-care regime. If you do smoke or have asthma or allergies, cleaning up the pipes is even more important. Your Lungs Are Larger Than You Might...
How We got Started with Home Instead Senior Care
A family caregiver shares the experience she and her senior mother had finding the right caregiver.
6 Essential Alzheimer’s Care Tips
Caring for a senior w/ Alzheimer’s or dementia is tough. Find out how these 6 essential Alzheimer's care tips & resources make life easier & reduce stress.
Comfort Keeper's Warm Homes to launch
The Comfort Keeper's Warm Homes Project, which provides heaters to those in need who live in the Spring River area, is gearing up to launch for its third year. "I started this project about three years ago, after helping deliver food baskets with my church in the winter. ...
How Do I Choose The Right Adult Day Care Program?
Occasional breaks are essential not only to your emotional well-being, but to the well-being of your relationships with the person you are caring for.
Advice from an Alzheimer’s Wife
My Journey as an Alzheimer’s Wife: Til Death Do Us Part
5 Reasons Why a Senior May Not Eat Enough
When seniors don’t eat enough, they can become malnourished. Here are five reasons seniors don’t eat well--and what you can do about it.
Top four health concerns for seniors and how to prevent them
By Steve Guntli According to WebMD, the most-visited medical reference site on the Internet, the following afflictions are some of the most common concerns for senior citizens as they grow older. Making an effort to live a healthier lifestyle can lead to a longer, healthier and happier life. Obesity According to the Centers for Disease…