Welcome to our home care blog. Dedicated to everyone dealing with the challenges of caring for aging loved ones. Clearly, aging is an inescapable part of life. We can't deny it or run from it, but we can educate ourselves about it; so this site will offer you relevant information to help you cope with the challenges. We've built it to be interactive, so your questions, ideas and comments will add to its power. So, please, visit our forum and join the conversation. You're not alone!

September 29, 2014

Smoking Damages Aging Parents’ Teeth

Smoking is a difficult habit for aging parents (or anyone) to kick, but the benefits of stopping tobacco use make

September 22, 2014

Involving the Kids and Grandkids in Senior Care

Aging parents and spouses, like most senior citizens, enjoy spending time with their younger relatives. Unfortunately, children are often so

September 15, 2014

Online Chat About Alzheimer’s and Dementia is September 22

As anyone who has cared for a person with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia knows, there are very special

September 8, 2014

Misdiagnosis and Lewy Body Dementia

Lewy body dementia is the second most common form of dementia in the United States, but it is the most

August 29, 2014

Be Alert for Heartburn Triggers

Heartburn can be inconvenient and at times painful, as many aging parents, spouses, and others already know. In some cases

August 25, 2014

Start the Talk: The 40-70 Action Plan

Those who take care of elderly parents – or even more importantly, those who may one day be in the

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