Is Your House Safe for a Senior with Dementia?

Is Your House Safe for a Senior with Dementia?

Many seniors with dementia move in with their adult children for safety reasons. As the disease progresses, it’s certainly wise for someone to be with the older adult at all hours of the day. However, do you know if your house is safe for someone with dementia? There...
3 Ideas for Overcoming Senior Stubbornness at Bath Time

3 Ideas for Overcoming Senior Stubbornness at Bath Time

Tarek was doing a fine job in handling all the duties and responsibilities of being a family caregiver for his aging father. From finances and housekeeping to meal preparation and more, Tarek was definitely busy but seem to have things under control. However, when it...
My Aging Parent Doesn’t Want Elderly Care Services

My Aging Parent Doesn’t Want Elderly Care Services

A series of health scares, accidents and mistakes made it clear that Jack’s father needed some in-house elderly care services. Jack thought that it would be easy to convince his father to hire some regular help, but it did not go smoothly. After the initial...
What Are the Symptoms of Pericarditis?

What Are the Symptoms of Pericarditis?

Pericarditis is a heart condition that can affect people at any age. It causes pain in the chest and can be either acute or chronic. Most of the time pericarditis is mild and may not require treatment. However, it can be more severe and need treatment to prevent...