How to Keep Your Senior Parent Living at Home

Easy Steps to Safe, Healthy Life at Home Many, many American families face the dilemma every year: a senior family member needs increasing care on a daily basis, due to a physical injury, illness, or cognitive decline. Is it better to ask family members to devote additional time to care or move the senior to […]

Seniors with Student Debt–and Other Financial Quirks

Debt from Decades Ago Can Resurface Unexpectedly How often do you hear your senior parent tell you a story about his past that you’ve never heard before? In his long life, he’s undoubtedly had hundreds of experiences that he’s never recounted to you, and in fact he may have forgotten about them himself. That doesn’t […]

Breathless: COPD In the Elderly

In-home Care near Leucadia Provides COPD Information Chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD) is a huge health problem in the United States. Many of us can’t identify it specifically, or even know what the acronym stands for, but experts rank it as the fourth leading cause of death in the nation. In recent years, increased scientific […]

A Waterproof Alert Pendant Is Available Now

In-home Care in Solana Beach Likes the Idea of the GreatCall Splash In-home care in Solana Beach knows that the most dangerous room of the house, at least for seniors, is the bathroom. Its hard, slippery surfaces make it difficult for the elderly to stay on their feet and to get up if they fall. […]

Remember to Laugh…and Laugh to Remember

Joking Around with In-home Care near Del Mar It’s a well-known saying that laughter is like medicine. Laughing certainly makes us feel better, but is it literally beneficial for our health? An interesting study found measurable effects of humor on a group of test subjects, which could indicate that laughing is an effective weapon against […]