What Makes Memory Care Unique?

What Makes Memory Care Unique?

For seniors who are beginning to struggle with completing everyday activities or experiencing symptoms of dementia, living alone may no longer possible. Fortunately, there are several different housing options available to older adults that can help support them as they move through the final stages…

Getting a Job as a Senior Caregiver

Getting a Job as a Senior Caregiver

For people who are passionate about helping others and enjoy working in a setting with elderly adults, becoming a senior caregiver can be a very rewarding career. Finding a caregiving job is not very difficult to do and the overall outlook for this field is…

When the Years Start Catching up on You: 9 Early Signs of Alzheimer’s

When the Years Start Catching up on You: 9 Early Signs of Alzheimer’s

We are all individual and that means that Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia can affect you in different ways compared to another person, although there are some basic symptoms that provide some warning signs. There are options available to help you cope with the…

Physiotherapist-Recommended Fall Prevention Tips for Seniors

Physiotherapist-Recommended Fall Prevention Tips for Seniors

Physiotherapy is often thought about in terms of recovery after an injury or to deal with an ongoing chronic condition. Registered Physiotherapists can also assist with teaching patients and clients preventative techniques to help reduce the risk of injuries and to improve healthy functioning. Seniors…

Symptoms of Alzheimer’s That Should Concern You

Symptoms of Alzheimer’s That Should Concern You

As one age, it’s normal to become a little forgetful and to not be as sharp as you once were. However, there comes a point where forgetfulness and issues learning and memorizing new information become alarming. For those with chronic, abnormal changes in mental and…

3 Ways to Better Your Heart Health

3 Ways to Better Your Heart Health

Your heart works hard around the clock to ensure that you can not only remain healthy, but alive. Don’t you think it’s time you showed it a bit of TLC? The best way to care for your ticker is to do all you can to…

Why Do Patients Need a Bed Trapeze?

Why Do Patients Need a Bed Trapeze?

Temporary loss of bed mobility may require that you use specific devices to help you move around in bed. These devices may include a sliding board or a bed trapeze. In today’s article, we’ll focus on the bed trapeze. A bed trapeze is a triangular…

A Simple Solution for Decreasing Family Caregiver Stress

A Simple Solution for Decreasing Family Caregiver Stress

As the population increases, a need for more caregiving is being given by people and some of them are not even healthcare professionals. Studies say about 1 in 3 adults in the United States alone provides care to older people as informal caregivers. A caregiver…