Choosing A Better Nursing Home

Loved One With Dementia? Two Reasons Why You Should Get In-Home Respite Care

27 Jul

If you’re the primary caregiver for a loved one who is dealing with dementia, you may be struggling to find ways to cope.  Your beloved family member, who may have once been so vibrant, could be gradually becoming a shell of their former self, and it may be taking a toll on you.  That’s why […]

3 Symptoms Of Other Conditions That Could Be Missed In Alzheimer’s Patients

7 Jun

If you have a relative who has Alzheimer’s disease, you may have heard about how many conditions can be misdiagnosed as Alzheimer’s, when in fact those conditions are a lot more treatable. However, another problem is that those conditions can also be missed if the person develops them after being correctly diagnosed with Alzheimer’s. While […]

3 Amenities Every Assisted Living Facility Should Have

10 May

As your loved elderly one grows older, you might need a bit of help in taking care of him or her. As his or her steward, you should perhaps take into consideration the option of an assisted living facility. Before making a decision on which assisted living facility you should chose for your loved one, […]

Personal Care Home Or Assisted Living Facility: Which One Is Right For Your Loved One?

29 Apr

When your older relative is no longer able to take care of personal needs independently, you may consider placement in a supervised setting. There are many choices available, and finding the one that is right for your loved one is critical for his or her well being and your peace of mind. If you are […]

Valuable Questions To Ask Yourself Before You Hire In-Home Care For A Parent

20 Apr

Hiring in-home care for a parent in failing health can help you feel confident that your loved one is getting the care that he or she needs and deserves. Instead of rushing into this process, it’s ideal to speak to peers who have also arranged in-home care for their family members and are able to […]

Answering Common Questions About Senior Housing Facilities

14 Apr

The aging process can have devastating consequences for a person’s ability to care for themselves. To help combat these problems, senior housing can be an excellent option. Unfortunately, there are many people that are not particularly well-informed about these facilities, which can make it difficult for them to make sound choices for their loved ones. […]

Four Tips For Helping Your Loved One Move Into A Senior Living Facility

12 Apr

If you have a loved one who needs to move into a senior living facility (such as Mayfair Village Retirement Community) in the near future, it is important to properly prepare him or her for the move. Many families do not realize how scary the move can be for their loved one. Do not make […]

3 Tips To Make The Most Out Of Your Physical Therapy Sessions

6 Apr

Are you recovering from a physical injury? If so, it’s possible that your medical doctor may have referred you to someone who offers rehabilitation services. While physical therapy is usually not very fun and might even be a little painful, it is a necessity if you want your body to return to good health. Here […]

Two Common Questions About Adult Day Care Centers

4 Apr

Caring for an adult that suffers from a disability or impairment that makes day to day life difficult or impossible can be a stressful experience. This can be especially true for those that have jobs that take them away from home during the day. Fortunately, this does not have to be an impossible balancing act […]

Help Your Parents Feel At Home In An Assisted Living Facility

25 Mar

If your parents have decided to move to an assisted living facility like The Village At Morrisons Cove because they have limited mobility, the following ideas will help make them feel at home in their new living quarters and will remind them of the past. As a result, the transition will go more smoothly, and your […]

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