If you have a friend who is caring for someone in need of constant care, you might feel there is little you can do to help. But there are things you can do to offer relief, support, and reassurance that your friend is not alone.
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It’s true that your time is the greatest gift you can give your dad. This Father’s Day, make your time extra special by doing something special. We have a few ideas that we think fit the bill.
Elder abuse can take many forms. It’s up to all of us to know the signs of elder abuse, and what to do about it.
From spinach to kale to good old iceberg lettuce, these leafy vegetables pack a nutritional punch and make for a flavorful addition to any meal. Here’s a look at four of the more common greens among us, including why they’re good for you and ideas for how to enjoy them and their many healthy benefits.
The demands of an aging population underline the importance of home care facilities, including those offering personalized senior and home health care services. Senior home care can be tailored to meet different individual needs and include personal care, meal preparation, … Continued
Thursday, June 8 6-7:30 p.m. Home Helpers 123 E. Ogden Ave., Ste. 102A Hinsdale Grief isn’t always about death. Those who are aging or caring for an older adult are likely to experience many types of loss … Continued
Summer is a time to enjoy the sunshine, picnics, cookouts and family.
But there’s danger lurking out there in the form of tiny, disease-carrying ticks.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than one in three adults 65 years and older will fall once a year. About two-thirds will experience a second fall within six months. Falls can result in significant injuries, … Continued
Once upon a time, it was Mom who made sure that you were eating healthy foods and looking out for your health. She kept a watchful eye on you to make sure that you had as much independence as … Continued
Just as she did when you were a child, all your aging mother really needs for Mother’s Day is a reminder that she is loved and appreciated.