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The Importance of Home Inspections for Seniors Looking to Age in Place

The Importance of Home Inspections for Seniors Looking to Age in Place

The Importance of Home Inspections for Seniors Looking to Age in Place There are many reasons senior citizens prefer to “age in place” in their own homes rather than moving to a nursing home or assisted living facility. For one thing, no matter how well-run a facility may be, it never truly feels like home. Not only […]

Holiday Tips for Dementia Caregivers During COVID-19 Pandemic

50 Safety Tips For Seniors

Simple steps to increase safety at home and away from home. A recent study conducted for the National Institute of Aging found that about 22 percent of elderly Americans age 71 and older—about 5.4 million people—are already experiencing some degree of decline in their mental faculties. The problem may not be severe enough to prevent […]

Caregivers Guide:How To Communicate With Dementia Patients

Caregivers Guide:How To Communicate With Dementia Patients

For a caregiver, it is vital to communicate effectively with the care recipient, doctors, and other family members. However, communication with dementia patients is never a cakewalk because dementia impaired cognitive abilities. Dementia sufferers often experience memory loss and confusion. So, if you are a caregiver of a dementia patient and wondering how to communicate, […]