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      8 Essential Caregiver Safety Tips

      Caring for seniors is a noble responsibility, but it comes with its own set of challenges. One of these challenges is ensuring...


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      Difference Between Dementia & Aphasia

      In 2022, Bruce Willis announced that he had been diagnosed with aphasia. His family later revealed that doctors diagnosed the...


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      Tags: Alzheimer's & Dementia

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      Safety Considerations for Parkinson's Disease

      Parkinson's disease is a neurodegenerative disorder that affects movement, balance, and coordination. Seniors with Parkinson's...


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      Parkinson's vs Parkinsonism: What's the Difference?

      Like the distinction between dementia and Alzheimer's disease, Parkinsonism and Parkinson's disease are related terms, but they...


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      Tags: Parkinson's

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      Hospice vs Palliative Care: Understanding Your Options

      The terms "hospice" and "palliative care" are often used interchangeably, leading to confusion among patients and their families....


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      Tags: Long-Term Care, Senior Health, Home Care

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      How to Assist a Loved One with Toileting

      As loved ones age, they may face challenges in maintaining their independence and need help. One of the most sensitive times a...


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      Tags: Incontinence, Family Caregiver

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      8 Reasons Why Seniors Shuffle Their Feet

      As you spend time with an aging loved one, you might notice that they start shuffling their feet. This phenomenon has intrigued...


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      Tags: Fall Prevention, Senior Health

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      10 Early Signs of Alzheimer's
      By Eric Carter On November 21, 2023

      10 Early Signs of Alzheimer's

      Memory loss may be part of normal aging, but it can also be a sign of something more serious. Alzheimer’s and dementia include...


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      Tags: Alzheimer's & Dementia

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      Guide to Senior Foot Care
      By Eric Carter On November 20, 2023

      Guide to Senior Foot Care

      Our feet generally often receive less attention than other areas our bodies. However, proper foot care is essential to maintain...


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      Tags: Senior Health

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      When Should I Call 911 for My Loved One?

      Caring for elderly loved ones is a responsibility that many of us undertake with love and devotion. However, it also comes with...


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      Tags: Senior Health

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      Tips for Managing Sciatica Pain

      Sciatica pain is a common ailment that affects millions of people worldwide, particularly seniors. It is characterized by sharp...


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      Tags: Senior Living

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      Essential Self-Care Tips For Caregivers

      Even when you're taking care of others, it's important for you to continue to care for yourself. But this isn't natural for most...


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      Tags: Caregivers