Mirrors Can Cause Challenging Dementia Behavior: 10 Solutions
by DailyCaring on August 3, 2020 at 3:15 am
Mirrors and reflections can terrify seniors with dementia Did you know that mirrors can be very disturbing for someone withRead More The post Mirrors Can Cause Challenging Dementia Behavior: 10 Solutions appeared first on DailyCaring.
Protect Against 3 Common Scams Targeting Seniors: Medicare, Prescription Drugs, Reverse Mortgage
by DailyCaring on July 30, 2020 at 5:15 am
Scams and fraud are a serious threat to seniors Fraudsters destroy seniors’ lives by stealing their hard earned savings. AnRead More The post Protect Against 3 Common Scams Targeting Seniors: Medicare, Prescription Drugs, Reverse Mortgage appeared first on DailyCaring.
Get the Truth Behind 5 Common Medicare Myths
by DailyCaring on July 29, 2020 at 4:15 am
Medicare myths cause costly mistakes for seniors Medicare is used by nearly 60 million Americans, but there’s still a lotRead More The post Get the Truth Behind 5 Common Medicare Myths appeared first on DailyCaring.
The Best Way to Improve Senior Mobility: the Sit to Stand Exercise [Video]
by DailyCaring on July 28, 2020 at 5:15 am
This simple home exercise is the best for mobility and independence The ability to stand up from a chair makesRead More The post The Best Way to Improve Senior Mobility: the Sit to Stand Exercise [Video] appeared first on DailyCaring.
6 Ways to Help Someone Who Doesn’t Know They’re Ill: Anosognosia in Dementia
by DailyCaring on July 27, 2020 at 4:15 am
Why wouldn’t someone believe they have dementia? Family caregivers often ask “how do you tell someone they have dementia”? AndRead More The post 6 Ways to Help Someone Who Doesn’t Know They’re Ill: Anosognosia in Dementia appeared first on DailyCaring.
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Tips on how to Heal and Prevent Bed Sores
by UJAT Caregiver Network on August 12, 2019 at 8:46 pm
Bed sores are a painful skin disorder often experienced by older adults with mobility concerns, also known as pressure sores or pressure ulcers. Most at risk are those who are in one position for a long time because they are exposed to constant pressure on one part of the body. Sores can develop very quickly The post […]
The Challenges of In-home Dementia Care for Providers Highlighted in the Latest Research
by UJAT Caregiver Network on August 9, 2019 at 4:35 pm
Older adults who live with dementia at home tend to be sicker and socially more challenging than their counterparts, as discovered in the latest research. This implies that home care providers who have established themselves as dementia specialists will probably have a difficult task on their hands. More than 5.7 […]
Tips for Including Older Loved Ones in Holiday Conversations
by Samuel Wilkinson on December 10, 2018 at 7:00 pm
This time of year is considered special by many, and it’s with a reason. The holiday season is upon us. During this time, friends and family gather to celebrate various festivities and enjoy time spent together. Over the holidays, it is essential to be around your elderly loved ones and dedicate some of your […]
Holiday Tips for Older Adults and Their Caregivers
by Gavin Brown on December 1, 2018 at 7:00 pm
It’s the holiday season! First, there was Halloween, and then we had Thanksgiving. However, the best is yet to come. Christmas is the favorite part of the year of many people living in the US. There’s nothing like Christmas, when the whole family gathers to celebrate one of the biggest Christian holidays. […]
3 Reasons Why Weight Training Is Recommended for Seniors
by Samuel Wilkinson on November 30, 2018 at 7:00 pm
Working out is an activity that divides people and opinions. Some claim that women who exercise look bulky and overly masculine, while others argue that you aren’t doing it right if you feel no pain in your muscles. While these claims have little truth to them, even bigger misconceptions exist regarding older […]