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Bathroom Safety Tips For Seniors

As we age, everyday tasks can become more challenging, and using the bathroom is no exception. According to recent statistics by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), falls among seniors over 65 years of age resulted in over 38,742 deaths in 2021, making it the leading cause of injury death. Additionally, falls cause over 3 million ...

Eczema In Aging Seniors

As we age, our bodies undergo various changes, including the emergence of challenging conditions like Eczema.Eczema, or Atopic Dermatitis, is a chronic, inflammatory skin condition affecting the face, elbows, knees, feet, and scalp. While commonly associated with children, it can persist into adulthood, including the senior years. This non-cont...

Healthy Resolutions In The New YearStaying Committed to New Years Resolutions

Wouldn't a fresh beginning be awesome? Consider the impact of unhealthy habits this past year. As we bid farewell to the challenges of 2023, it's time to welcome a new start and pave the way for success in every facet of life by making healthier and better choices. What better way to begin the year than by establishing healthy resolutions?New Y...

Merry Christmas! Happy Hanukkah! Happy Kwanzaa! Feliz Navidad!Tips For Managing Holiday Depression In Seniors

The holiday season is here, and while it brings joy to many, it can be challenging for some seniors. Holidays can have a detrimental impact on seniors for a variety of reasons. These include being more aware of the passage of time and the absence of deceased relatives and friends, financial constraints, loss of independence due to health-related is...

Managing Time When Caring For a Client With Dementia

Caring for a client with dementia can be a real challenge. There is a long list of tasks on your “to-do” list. You are expected to smile and remain professional at all times, even when the client is having a difficult day and being resistant to care. Add these expectations to an already hectic schedule of being a caregiver for another client el...

From Hospital To HomeEasing The Transition

A trip to the hospital can be a traumatizing experience for seniors and their families. During the hospital stay, the focus is usually centered around ensuring a successful and complete recovery for the patient. At this point, very little thought is put into what will happen after recovery and transitioning from hospital back home. This transition ...