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Top Gadgets for Senior Stroke Recovery

Top Gadgets for Senior Stroke Recovery | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

 

Recovering from a stroke can be a long process. These 4 gadgets, however, can make that process easier and more comfortable for your senior loved one. 

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How SAGE Could Help Detect Alzheimer’s in seniors?

How SAGE Could Help Detect Alzheimer’s in seniors? | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

 

A simple pen and paper test might be one of the earliest ways to detect cognitive decline, including Alzheimer's. Read on to learn more about SAGE. 

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Stay Away! Foods Seniors Shouldn’t Eat After a Stroke

Stay Away! Foods Seniors Shouldn’t Eat After a Stroke | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

Good nutrition is essential to an efficient stroke recovery, and there are a number of foods that seniors should avoid after they've had a stroke. 

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Saving after Retirement

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Saving doesn't stop with retirement. Help your senior loved one continue to pad their bank account after retirement with these tips.

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Easy Lifestyle Changes for seniors

Easy Lifestyle Changes for seniors | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

Seniors can be reluctant to overall their lifestyle, but here are 5 little things your senior loved one can do today for an immediate health boost.

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New Treatments for Elderly Dementia

New Treatments for Elderly Dementia | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

Although there is no cure for dementia, ongoing research is helping medical professionals produce innovative, new treatments for seniors.

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Signs of Senior Stress

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Elderly stress can result from a wide variety of issues and can be detrimental to senior health. Know what signs to look for and effective ways to help.

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Get Senior to Gain Weight

Get Senior to Gain Weight | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

There are a variety of reasons seniors lose weight, and it can be difficult to get those pounds back on. Here are a few tips to combat senior weight loss.

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Should Seniors take a Multivitamin?

Should Seniors take a Multivitamin? | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

U.S. News Healthcare reports that there are generally four supplements lacking in senior’s diet which may be made up with a multivitamin.

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How to Cope with a Degenerative Disease Diagnosis

How to Cope with a Degenerative Disease Diagnosis | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

A positive diagnosis for a degenerative disease can be an emotionally painful time for many individuals and their families.

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How Many Calories Should My Loved One Be Eating?

How Many Calories Should My Loved One Be Eating? | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

Learn the recommended senior calorie intake for your senior. 

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Parkinson’s Night Safety Tips

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Tips for family caregivers on how to ensure the safety of their aging loved one with Parkinson's disease during the night and evening hours.

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Top 5 Ways to Keep Kidneys Healthy

Top 5 Ways to Keep Kidneys Healthy | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

In honor of National Kidney Month, we wanted to take the time to outline some of the easiest ways seniors can enjoy optimal kidney health.

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Great Mother’s Day Gifts for Senior Women

Great Mother’s Day Gifts for Senior Women | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

Mother's Day is about a month away, but it's never too soon to start searching for that perfect gift. Here are a few ideas your elderly parent will love.

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Who Says Butter is bad for you? Healthiest Butters for Elderly

Who Says Butter is bad for you? Healthiest Butters for Elderly | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

 

Whether you're giving up butter willingly or otherwise, try these 5 better-than-butter alternatives either on their own or while cooking. 

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Tips for Elderly Motivation

Tips for Elderly Motivation | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

: If you care for an aging parent or elderly relative, you've probably noticed they're pretty set in their ways. Try these tips to help motivate them.

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Long Distance Care giving

Long Distance Care giving | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

Care giving is a labor of love, and can be made more complicated when providing care from afar. Use these tips to get the most from distance care giving.

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Valentine’s Day Activities with seniors

Valentine’s Day Activities with seniors | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

Show your elderly loved one a little extra love this February 14th. At a loss for senior-friendly ideas? Here are a few fun ways to spend Valentine's.

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Holistic Senior Sleep Aids

Holistic Senior Sleep Aids | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

It’s not uncommon for seniors to need a little help getting a good night’s sleep. If you want to avoid prescription sleep aids, try these holistic options.

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New Parkinson’s Treatments for seniors

New Parkinson’s Treatments for seniors | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

A Parkinson's diagnosis can be tough for seniors & family alike. Make daily living easier with these new therapy options proven to reduce symptoms.

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Everything You Need to Know about Stroke

Everything You Need to Know about Stroke | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

Any adult who cares for aging parents or a senior partner should learn as much as they can about strokes.

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The Power of Nostalgia for seniors & Older Adults

The Power of Nostalgia for seniors & Older Adults | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

As a beloved parent or loved one gets older in age, sometimes as children or family members we forget to ask them about their past to share their wisdom and stories.

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What is Reminiscence Therapy?

What is Reminiscence Therapy? | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

Reminiscence therapy is a term that is being used more and more by senior health care professions. Learn what it is and see if it’s a right fit.

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Caregiving Advice: Patience is a Virtue

Caregiving Advice: Patience is a Virtue | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

When caring for an aging parent or loved one, you must take on numerous roles and demonstrate characteristics including strength, love and patience.

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Helping a Senior Manage Chronic Pain

Helping a Senior Manage Chronic Pain | Home Care Assistance | Scoop.it

Chronic back pain can cause more than physical discomfort, leaving seniors with emotions from sadness and depression to anger and frustration.

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