Blog - May 2017
5 facts about strokes that could save your life
Posted on May 02, 2017 in Active Aging, Home Care, Rehabilitation
An estimated 795,000 people in the United States have a stroke each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Blog - March 2017
Weighing the Costs of Aging in Place
Posted on March 15, 2017 in Active Aging, Health and Wellness, Home Care, Senior Lifestyle Options
According to a new survey by Freddie Mac, more than two-thirds of homeowners - 43 million people - say they want to age in place.
Blog - November 2016
A Good Caregiver is a Healthy Caregiver
Posted on November 16, 2016 in Active Aging, Health and Wellness, Home Care, Hospice
The deeply personal responsibility of caring for a loved one with a devastating disease constitutes a "labor of love," but caregiving can take a severe emotional and physical toll on those providing it.Alzheimer’s Awareness — What to Do First After Dementia Discovered or Diagnosed
Posted on November 16, 2016 in Caregiving, Home Care
While much about Alzheimer's disease is focused on facts and figures, consider this from another angle: What to do when you suspect a loved one has Alzheimer’s, or you’ve just received the diagnosis (What next?).
Blog - August 2016
10 Tips For Making Your Home Old-Age Friendly
Posted on August 15, 2016 in Home Care
Two major issues to consider in creating your own long-term care plan are where you will live and how you will pay for the care you are likely to need.