How NOT to hire an In-Home Caregiver for your Loved One

Being a caregiver for a loved one can be an incredibly stressful experience. If you’ve finally reached the point in your journey, when you can no longer physically and mentally meet the demands of caregiving, it may be time to start looking for a qualified in-home caregiver. But before you set out to find your [...]

By |2019-07-31T18:39:41+00:00July 27th, 2016|Caregiver Tips, Senior Care, Tips|0 Comments

3 Surprising Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease

Memory loss can be a distressing side effect of aging. But unlike Hollywood often portrays, mild memory loss is not the only impairment associated with Alzheimer’s. There are typically several, lesser known signs that can indicate that you, or a loved one have just entered into the early stages of Alzheimer’s. Before you begin to [...]

By |2019-07-31T18:41:28+00:00July 22nd, 2016|Caregiver Tips, Disability, health, Senior Care|0 Comments

Assistive Technology for Kids, Adults and Elders

Technology rules our society. It is the very foundation that allows us to thrive and continue to find new ways to make living a whole lot easier. Assistive technology is the type of technology that helps the physically disabled. From self-driving cars to learning mobile apps, assistive technology helps the physically and mentally disabled make [...]

Eating Healthy Reduces Risk of Dementia

Dementia and Alzheimer’s are both neurodegenerative diseases that cause progressive damage to cognitive functioning, which cause confusion and memory loss. Although there are no cures to these diseases and they cannot be completely prevented, there are ways to reduce the risk. Besides keeping your parent’s mind sharp with social and mental activities, there is one [...]

By |2019-07-31T18:52:00+00:00June 20th, 2016|Caregiver Tips, Disability, health, Senior Care, Tips|0 Comments

5 Tips On How to Deal With A Parent With Dementia or Alzheimer’s

You saw the signs, or maybe you didn’t, but either way, it’s here. You don’t realize that it’s one of your biggest fears until it happens: they’re no longer themselves, or worse, they can’t remember who you are. But, all is not lost. Here are 5 tips on how to deal with a parent who [...]

By |2019-07-31T18:50:22+00:00June 15th, 2016|Caregiver Tips, Disability, Senior Care, Tips|1 Comment

When Is It Time to Consider a Nursing Home?

The dreaded day has finally arrived. You were distracted by simultaneously finishing up a late work project, trying to cook dinner, and pick out your dad’s clothes, when suddenly you notice the front door is ajar and your dad is nowhere to be found. Panic sets in, and your immediately begin frantically searching for your [...]

By |2019-07-31T18:50:30+00:00June 10th, 2016|Caregiver Tips, Disability, Senior Care, Support, Tips|0 Comments

4 Tips for Caring for Elderly Parents

If you suddenly find yourself caring for a disabled parent, you’re in good company. Currently, there are more than 60 million families taking care of an aging or disabled parent. Though the development of and circulation of useful technology has somewhat eased the physical and emotional stress often associated with taking care of an elderly [...]

By |2019-07-31T18:50:51+00:00June 6th, 2016|Caregiver Tips, Disability, Senior Care, Tips|2 Comments

3 Brain Training Games for Dementia and Alzheimer’s Patients

A game a day keeps memory decline at bay… Games aren't always just a means of entertainment, in some cases, they’re just what the doctor prescribed. In fact, researched has continued to point to games as a means of slowing the progression of Alzheimer’s or dementia. For people suffering from these degenerative diseases, this is [...]

By |2019-07-31T18:51:28+00:00May 24th, 2016|Senior Care|0 Comments

Introducing Stander Mobility Products

Stander is a company focused on helping people "Be Independent." The proud manufacturer of over 40 innovative mobility aids, Stander offers home care safety products for the bathroom, bedroom, living room and car. Stander products are innovative and made with "Grandma Essie" in mind.   In fact, the original Stander Products were made FOR "Grandma [...]

By |2019-07-31T18:54:21+00:00April 8th, 2014|Disability, Senior Care, Support|0 Comments