Health and Wellness Resolutions for the Elderly

Kaleigh GagnierHome Care for Seniors

It can be easy to lose track of what we are supposed to be doing to stay healthy. Life is busy, after all, and between work, family, and other obligations, it’s hard to make time for everything we need to do. That can especially be the case when it’s not just your own health you’re looking after, but also that … Read More

Is It Time for In-Home Care? Recognizing the signs.

Kaleigh GagnierAlzheimer's Disease, Home Care for Seniors, Senior Home Care - For Independent Living

As we ourselves age, so too do our parents. As adults we often find ourselves becoming the caretakers of others, paying back the loving dedication and care we received as children. Aging parents, however, can sometimes present unique challenges that you may not be equipped to handle. While caring for a loved one can be a rewarding and unique bonding … Read More

Talking About In-Home Care with Your Loved One

Kaleigh GagnierHome Care for Seniors

For anyone with aging parents, you know that any decline in health and capability can be difficult to address. If your parent’s home is not as tidy as it used to be, or they can’t remember when to take their medication, that’s worrying. They may even not be eating very well anymore because cooking is more difficult for them. For … Read More

50 First Times Meeting a Parent: Learning to Live in the Moment

Lisa McLeod-LofquistAlzheimer's Disease, Home Care for Seniors, Senior Home Care - For Independent LivingLeave a Comment

There are many things that make the heart ache when you have a parent or loved one who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease. The worst of them is when your parent or loved one no longer recognizes your face and does not know who you are. Each time you visit a parent or loved one with Alzheimer’s disease, you carry a … Read More