What Are the Signs and Symptoms of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome?

Chronic fatigue syndrome can be an extremely debilitating condition, negatively impacting an elderly adult or you as their family caregiver. Being able to identify the potential signs and symptoms of this disorder can be instrumental in getting the right diagnosis and ensuring you or your parent get the care and treatment that is right for…

How Can Senior Care Services Assist With Diabetes Management?

In 2015, the American Diabetes Association said 20.4 million adults in the U.S. had diabetes. Another 84.1 million have prediabetes. Around 12 million people aged 65 or older are believed to have diabetes.

You Can Help an Elderly Person to Quit Smoking

Millions of seniors successfully quit smoking each year, but it is no easy task. As they learn about all the health benefits that come with quitting smoking, it’s a strong motivation to leave the bad habit behind. Family caregivers, elderly care providers and friends can assist the aging adult in breaking the habit by being supportive and not enabling the senior in sliding back into smoking.

Four Tricks You Can Use to Start Exercising Regularly

Excerpt: Exercising doesn’t have to feel impossible, even if you aren’t excited about it.

5 Ways to Tell a Senior Should Stop Driving

Despite his worsening eyesight, 80-year-old Edward insisted he was fine to drive.

Can I Help Elderly Relatives with Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)?

It may seem as if your aging loved one gets particularly lethargic, blue or distressed in the late winter months.

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Depression in the Elderly: Causes Symptoms, Treatment

Elderly Care in Watsonville CA Depression in the elderly, also known as Geriatric Depression, is a condition that affects over 6 million adults over the age of 65 each year. Everyone has bad days every once in a while, but being in a constant state of sadness is not a normal part of aging. Seniors…

The Benefits of Choosing a Family-Owned Home Care Service

In-home care is a service designed to provide elderly individuals with the support they need to remain comfortably in their homes. While there are a number of in-home senior caregivers to choose from, selecting the right agency for your aging loved one is not always an easy task. Read on to learn more about the…

What is Alzheimer’s Disease?

Did you know that approximately one out of every 10 individuals over the age of 65 will be affected by Alzheimer’s disease? This video takes a closer look at how Alzheimer’s disease progresses. Alzheimer’s disease is a slow, progressive disease that begins when two abnormal protein fragments—known as plaques and tangles—accumulate in the brain and…

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