We all have good days and bad days, and we’re all entitled to a little crankiness or negative thinking from time to time. If you’re caring for a senior who seems to have fallen into a routine of continual negativity and complaining, however, it is worthwhile to explore whether a health problem might be the […]continue reading
Welcome to our in-home care blog where you can find the latest medical news, information about senior health, care, finances, and nutrition, or simply learn more about home care in the Los Angeles area. This is where we keep you up-to-date with everything you need to know about caring for older adults.
As we grow older, some amount of memory impairment is to be anticipated. And, of course, memory loss is even more pronounced when Alzheimer’s disease or another type of dementia is a factor. But researchers are continually seeking to uncover effective ways to improve memory and cognitive functioning, and have observed some intriguing findings on […]continue reading
If you are in a successful, lasting relationship, you know that it requires compromise, commitment, and sacrifice. The happiest relationships are those where both parties selflessly care for one another. This balance shifts, however, if the individual you love encounters a significant health concern. And this shift can have a devastating impact on the dynamics […]continue reading
You have determined the family home is just too much for your parents to manage. A smaller home became available just down the road from you that’s perfect: a beautiful flower garden in the backyard, a bright, cheerful kitchen, and no stairs to navigate. Now it’s time to begin the downsizing process. The only problem? […]continue reading
Who would imagine that spending a great deal of time caring for someone else could also cause you to feel incredibly alone? The hard truth of the matter is that caregiving can be exceedingly isolating, for a number of reasons:continue reading