It is especially difficult for the family members to watch their loved one suffer through this disease. If your parent or grand-parent is suffering from dementia, he/she will need more care and support at home. Signs of dementia in seniors often show up gradually over a period of time. Also they may get diagnosed later … Read more How To Care For Your Loved One With Dementia At Home?
Millions of families all over the world enjoy Thanksgiving day by enjoying each other’s company while eating various scrumptious meals prepared. A lot of planning is done in advance to make sure the day goes as smoothly as possible. Everyone is excited to eat the yummy foods and the desserts. Many families at the same … Read more Enjoy Thanksgiving with Seniors
When we think of caregivers, women usually come to mind. However it is becoming increasingly common for men to become caregivers either for spouse or their parents. 65% of seniors rely heavily on family and friends for their care needs. Women have been providing informal care to their families and friends. Women as caregivers account … Read more Growing Need For Male Family Caregivers
Most likely your parents will not tell you that they need help with care needs or around the house. Most adult kids find out about this reality when something happens which can threaten the safety of their parents. For example with the onset of dementia, they may become forgetful or suffer an injury due to … Read more How To Tell If Your Aging Parent Is In Need Of A Caregiver?