Category 'Aging'

Self-Care vs. Medical Help

Healing takes longer when your body is older, but how do seniors know when to rely on self-care for aches, pains and injuries and when to seek medical help?

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When Your Loved One Resists Home Care; Why Alzheimer’s Patients Search for Things

These and other stories are in the December edition of the Caring Right at Home e-newsletter, providing information, advice and support for adult caregiving.

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Prepaid Debit Cards Protect Seniors

Prepaid debit cards are one of the most secure ways to reign in overzealous or unwise spending by seniors.

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Success in Making Older People Happy

As people get older, they gain pleasure from more ordinary, everyday experiences while their happiness from extraordinary experiences remains fairly stable.

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Thank a Caregiver During National Home Care and Hospice Month

In recognizing the faithful efforts of family and professional caregivers everywhere, show your appreciation this November with a small gift of your time and your gratefulness.

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Family Caregivers Step In After Hospital Stays; How Diabetics Can Protect Eyesight

These and other stories are in the November edition of the Caring Right at Home e-newsletter, providing information, advice and support for adult caregiving.

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10 Best Ways to Take Care of YOU

Preventative care is one of the most important investments you can make in living life well.

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Downsizing Boomers Are Upsizing Comforts

The aging and retiring of American baby boomers – those born between 1946 and 1964 – introduces a shift toward smaller homes and vehicles, but does not reduce the demand for high-end luxury in these homes and vehicles.

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Backyard, High-Tech Cottages for Seniors Provide Peace of Mind for Caregivers

Mom and Dad are moving closer to be near family, so close you can see them right out the backdoor.

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Grandparenting

Grandparenting brings some of life’s sweetest moments, but there are times of perplexity, too.

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