Five Things to Have on Hand After Your Mom’s Knee Replacement

Arthritis in the knee joint makes it hard for your mom to walk around. After trying non-invasive treatment methods, her doctor recommended a knee replacement surgery. You want to make sure she has everything she needs for the recovery. Here are a few things you can do to help. Set Up a Bedroom Downstairs. For…

Does Your Parent Really Need Eight Glasses of Water a Day?

As a family caregiver you know how vitally important it is for your senior to stay hydrated. The human body is approximately 60 percent water and virtually every system and function in the body requires water. Dehydration can lead to a wide variety of disruptive symptoms including fatigue, headache, foggy headedness, confusion, irritability, and difficulty…

September 21st is World Alzheimer’s Day

Caregiver in Palo Alto CA In the United States, 5.4 million adults suffer from Alzheimer’s disease and it is the 6th leading cause of death in the U.S.  Presently, there is no cure for Alzheimer’s disease and there are no known ways to prevent it.  Alzheimer’s disease not only affects the person who suffers from…

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