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Strategies for Coping with Alzheimer’s Disesae: Patience, Compassion and Flexibility A diagnosis of Alzheimer’s is devastating. The disease appears gradually, gaining momentum as it progresses. Alzheimer’s disease robs memory and destroys the ability to learn. Caring for an Alzheimer’s patient is a full-time undertaking. As Alzheimer’s progresses, everyone; spouse, children…

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Safety Tips For Seniors Safety both in and out of the home is a top priority for elders and there are many simple safety steps that will reduce the risk of accidents and abuse. Here are 40 safety tips to make aging in place easier, safer and more enjoyable: Fall…

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Sleep Disorders In The Elderly Many active senior citizens are missing out on a decent night’s sleep. Persistent lack of sleep saps energy and has a negative impact on daily events. Over time insomnia and other types of sleep dysfunction will steal the ability to enjoy life. It is essential…

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How to Hire a Caregiver As the name suggests, a caregiver is simply someone who takes care of someone in their charge. In most cases, they are hired for the purpose of tending to an elderly person, a person with disabilities, or an infant (though in this case, they are…

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Emergency Preparedness There are several items you can get and procedures you can follow to better safeguard against your elderly loved one falling victim to an in-home emergency. Here are just a few. Cordless phone. A cordless phone with a clip can easily be hooked to a belt loop. Some…

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Tips for Improving Memory for Seniors Age-related memory loss is common and is not to be confused with cognitive disorders, such as Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, which are more severe. Though slight cognitive decline is expected as a person gets older, there are ways to be proactive and prevent or…

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Rights of Care Patients Federal law requires that all individuals receiving home care services be informed of their rights as a patient. Following is a model patient bill of rights the National Association for Home Care (NAHC) has developed, based on the patient rights currently enforced by law. Home care…

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Investing Time as a Caregiver The large majority of employed American caregivers — people who work at least 15 hours per week and help care for an aging family member, relative, or friend — are looking after an elderly parent. Specifically, 72% say they provide care to a parent and…

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Fall Prevention Ideas For Seniors According to the National Center for Accident Prevention and Control, the number one cause of death in people over the age of 65 is falling. More than one third of adults of the age of 65 have a falling accident. Many falls at home are…

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 Why to Choose In-Home Senior Care Very few seniors want to live anywhere other than the home they have known for years. In-home senior care is an alternative to nursing homes, assisted living facilities, and other types of senior residential housing options. Forcing seniors to leave their home and reside…