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!

 
January 26, 2015

Four Tips for Those with Colds and High Blood Pressure

Cold and flu season is well under way, and many caring for elderly individuals are stocking their medicine cabinets with

January 19, 2015

Does Disturbed Sleep Increase Risk of Dementia?

Everyone know that getting a good night’s sleep is important. A new study raises the possibility that dementia may be

January 12, 2015

Look for Symptoms of Depression in Aging Parents

Are aging parents in your care depressed? According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), almost 20% of Americans over the

January 5, 2015

Seniors with Kidney Stones Need Special Care

Whatever one’s age, kidney stones can present challenges, but seniors in particular should take special care to prevent or deal

December 29, 2014

Help Aging Parents Feel Less Lonely in Winter

Many aging parents and other seniors are alone for significant portions of time. While such individuals may possess highly valued

December 22, 2014

Signs of Depression in Home Caregivers

All home caregivers are aware that they carry a lot of responsibility on their shoulders.  Because home caregivers have to

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