Month: June 2021

Simple Strategies Anyone Can Do for Managing Agitation in Alzheimer’s Patients

When providing care for a family member with Alzheimer’s you might notice that he or she occasionally becomes aggressive or agitated. Agitation in Alzheimer’s patients can be quite common, and while it may be a difficult or even upsetting behavior, it is manageable. Here are some tips to help you reassure and redirect the senior […]

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Diet Secrets to Keep Senior Parents Healthy: Nutrition for Older Adults

On a recent visit to mom’s, you notice that she’s looking a little thinner than you remember. When you ask about her diet, she brushes you off, or maybe shares that cooking and planning meals has become more difficult for her. But with so much nutrition advice out there, it’s hard to know exactly how […]

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Preventing Falls Where They’re Most Likely to Occur: Senior Fall Prevention at Home

Falls pose a serious health threat to seniors, and six out of ten falls occur in a home environment. As more and more seniors opt to age at home, away from easily available medical professionals and equipment, home safety is quickly becoming top of mind for many seniors and their families. Luckily, there are a […]

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