New Perspectives for Companionship for Elderly near Solana Beach

Great Lessons for Companionship for Elderly near Solana Beach A nursing home worker pushed Jana Kenney down the hall in her wheelchair, lifted her into her bed, and turned out the lights for the night. In the morning, she would be back to help her clean up, prepare for the day’s activity, and wheel down […]

How to Protect Your Elderly Loved Ones from Elder Abuse

Elder Abuse Cases Can Be Prevented Elder abuse happens more often than we like to think, and because many vulnerable seniors live alone with few visitors, cases often go unreported. Abuse can be physical, psychological, or financial, and may reduce the life expectancy of victims. However, the good news is that abuse can be prevented. […]

Smile! Caregivers in La Jolla See Less Depression

Caregivers in La Jolla Happy About Lower Depression Rates Among Seniors As senior caregivers in La Jolla, we would like to think that we are primarily responsible for a slight decrease in depression among seniors in San Diego County over the last decade or so. But actually, the decrease is nationwide, according to a new […]

How Thyroid Disease Can Affect Seniors’ Quality of Life

What Seniors Need to Know About Hypothyroidism Many seniors associate feelings of fatigue, depression, and weakness with the normal aging process. Apart from a medical condition, however, such symptoms don’t have to be associated with growing older. In fact, they may be pointing to a common, but often undiagnosed condition known as hypothyroidism. Hypothyroidism occurs […]

Newsletter – January 2009

In This Issue: Watch Out for That Bed! Top 10 Signs You Have Too Much Stress In Your Life Diabetes: Take Control! Make Those Appliances Work For You! Googling Makes You Think Boot Camp For Your Brain Greetings From A Servant’s Heart Care Solutions! For many, January is a time to start fresh. January offers […]

In-home Caregiver in Encinitas: Seniors Can be Strong

The In-home Caregiver in Encinitas Gives Tips on Retaining Physical Strength The average senior, family member, and in-home caregiver in Encinitas has become accustomed to the fact that elderly people become “frail.” Their muscles lose strength and endurance; their bones become weaker and more brittle; and the general speed of their activity slows down. Some […]