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.

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…

5 Things You Need to Know About In-Home Care

                If you’re considering in-home care, you may not yet be aware of all of its many benefits. Keep reading to learn five things you need to know about in-home care that may make your decision easier. 1. In-Home Care Is Flexible In-home care can provide as much or…

Tips to Prevent Fraud

In some cases “The Good ‘Ole Days” are gone. More and more people are becoming victims of con artists and scams. It’s important to be vigilant and protect yourself from these criminals. Seniors seem to be especially hit hard because they tend to be more trusting and most often financially secure. Crimes against seniors are on…

Reducing a Senior’s Risk of Dementia with Exercise

Did you know that 34% of the population 50 years & over is sedentary? Inactivity increases with age, however studies show those 65 yrs. and older that engage in regular activity, 15 minutes or more, 3 times a week decrease the risk of Dementia/Alzheimer’s and other medical conditions by 32%. Regular physical exercise also helps…

Walking Safely on Slippery Sidewalks

                      Although the wintertime in Northern California doesn’t bring any snow, it does bring rain. If you have elderly loved ones who live on their own, this can be a stressful time for you, especially if your loved ones are still trying to maintain an…

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