Category 'Aging'

Elderly Drivers and Road Safety

Mom forgets to use her car’s turn signals. Dad drove through another stop sign. Are they showing warning signs of risky driving?

Read Full Post »

Planning for Possible Disability; Seniors at Highest Risk for Brain Injury

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

Read Full Post »

Siblings Caring for Siblings

Typically families expect to help their aging parents but not be active in elder care for a brother or sister. Studies show that most sibling caregivers feel inadequately prepared for the task.

Read Full Post »

Cyber Safety Tips for Seniors

Tuesday was Safer Internet Day. To honor the event, we wanted to take a moment to provide you with tips to keep your family, and particularly your aging loved ones, safe online.

Read Full Post »

The Quirks and Perks of Growing Older

There are upsides to adding birthdays to your life and experiencing your 50s, 60s, 70s and later years. Here are basic changes to expect with aging decade by decade.

Read Full Post »

Tips for Aging in Place Well

More and more senior citizens and baby boomers are opting to age in place, or remain independent and comfortable in their own familiar home surroundings throughout their maturing years.

Read Full Post »

Bilingualism Improves the Aging Brain

Speaking more than one language may boost brain health as you age.

Read Full Post »

Staying Financially Independent as You Age

A longer life translates to needing more money to carry one through, especially if Medicaid and Social Security funds dwindle.

Read Full Post »

Getting Along With Family After a Parent Dies

What happened to those blissful summer reunions brimming with prized family recipes and boisterous laughter, or listening to your brother’s quirky stories during the holidays? The loss of one or both parents can complicate everything from settling wills to simply talking on the phone. Sometimes the death of Dad or Mom reveals relationship fractures that can widen into frustration, blame, distancing or rage.

Read Full Post »

U.S. Alzheimer’s Rate Is Declining

Landmark research shows it may be time to toast a green smoothie to lowering Alzheimer’s disease in the United States.

Read Full Post »

Give us a call.

We’re always available to discuss your particular situation and needs. Just call us at the number below. We’re here to help however we can.

916-302-4243

Contact Us »