Caregivers Tips & News

  • 7 Ways for Seniors to Reduce the Cost of Prescription Drugs
    by DailyCaring on February 25, 2020 at 6:15 am

    Seniors spend a lot on prescription drugs On average, people over age 65 take 14 – 18 prescription medications aRead More The post 7 Ways for Seniors to Reduce the Cost of Prescription Drugs appeared first on DailyCaring.

  • 6 Reasons Dementia Caregivers Avoid Taking Breaks
    by DailyCaring on February 24, 2020 at 6:15 am

    Don’t avoid getting help with caregiving “I can manage fine without a break.” “I can’t find affordable help.” “Nobody looksRead More The post 6 Reasons Dementia Caregivers Avoid Taking Breaks appeared first on DailyCaring.

  • Watch Out for These 5 Top Diabetes Complications
    by DailyCaring on February 21, 2020 at 6:15 am

    Diabetes is linked to additional serious health conditions Over 25% of Americans age 65+ have diabetes. And complications of diabetesRead More The post Watch Out for These 5 Top Diabetes Complications appeared first on DailyCaring.

  • 6 Tips for Hiring a Caregiver to Drive Your Senior
    by DailyCaring on February 20, 2020 at 6:15 am

    Seniors need safe, reliable transportation and assistance When your older adult can’t safely drive themselves, one option is hiring aRead More The post 6 Tips for Hiring a Caregiver to Drive Your Senior appeared first on DailyCaring.

  • 11 Ways to Cope with Feeling Unappreciated as a Caregiver
    by DailyCaring on February 19, 2020 at 6:15 am

    A caregiver’s effort can go unappreciated Feeling unappreciated when you do so much to care for your older adult isRead More The post 11 Ways to Cope with Feeling Unappreciated as a Caregiver appeared first on DailyCaring.

Best Homecare Tips UJAT Caregiver Network News

  • 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 […]