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Good Nutrition is Important for Seniors

We know that good nutrition is essential for children’s growing bodies but did you know it is just as important for aging seniors? In fact HelpGuide.org, a non-profit organization that deals with mental health and well-being issues, explains that eating well provides numerous benefits for adults over 50. 366 more words

In Home Care

Hobbies Provide Health Benefits for Seniors

Hobbies are not only a fun way to spend leisure time but can be good for you. Depending on the type of hobby, they can help to exercise your mind or exercise your body, and some do both. 417 more words

Senior Care

The Importance of Companionship

Recent studies conducted on loneliness in aging adults prove how important companionship can be to the health and well-being of an individual. AgingCare cites a study conducted by researchers from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) that shows loneliness can hasten a senior’s decline and death. 384 more words

Senior Care

Five Brain Health Reminders for Family Caregivers

When illness or the changes of aging make it harder for seniors to take care of themselves, family members often step in to help. Family caregiving offers many rewards, but it can be hard work. 1,248 more words

How To Help Convince A Loved One That In-Home Care Is Needed

Watching your loved one struggle with day-to-day activities and realizing that they may need assistance can be difficult. Even more difficult, is trying to bring up the subject of in-home care. 677 more words

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U.S. Alzheimer’s Rate Is Declining

Landmark research shows it may be time to toast a green smoothie to lowering Alzheimer’s disease in the United States. Announced at the 2014 Alzheimer’s Association International Conference, a study of trends in the U.S. 411 more words

Are Mom and Dad Moving in with You?

As parents or other loved ones age or become ill, it might be necessary to provide in-home care for them, either in their home or your own.  195 more words

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