1. Young aide holding hands with elderly patient.

    What Makes a Good Home Health Aide?

    In recent years, statistics show that the majority of the elderly population in the United States would prefer to stay in their current home for long despite restrictions of aging, chronic illness, cognition, or disability. Home health aides with specialized training provide hands-on care to seniors…Read More

  2. Helping a Parent Adjust to In-Home Healthcare

    For a large number of people, admitting that they need help can be incredibly difficult. After a lifetime of doing things themselves, working for themselves, and managing all of the daily chores and responsibilities that occur, it’s understandable that someone wouldn’t want to give up control of…Read More

  3. What Caregivers Should Know About After Stroke Care

    Caring for an aging loved one can be hard regardless of their physical or mental condition; but for seniors who have had a stroke, caregivers often take on considerable responsibility. Depending on the severity, stroke patients may face challenges with mobility, such as walking or using their arms, …Read More

  4. What Does Companion Care Mean?

    The truth is that we are social beings; even those who like and need their alone time need some type of interaction with other people to keep their mind and body healthy. But for many elderly who live alone, who may not have a lot of family around, getting older is met with social challenges, in add…Read More

  5. Deciding Between Home Health Care or a Nursing Home

    When the health of a loved one is on the fine line between being able to stay at home and needing to go to a nursing home facility, it causes an incredible amount of pain and heartache for the family. Of course, everyone wants a senior loved one to be able to stay at home, but when medical assistanc…Read More

  6. Apps That Improve Your Quality of Life

    “There needs to be an app that edits what I say versus what I want to say.” Blake Shelton According to a study done by the Pew Research Center, 96% of Americans own a cellphone of some kind, with 81% owning a smartphone. But many do not take advantage of all the features of the supercomputer tha…Read More

  7. Feng Shui – Improving your Mood and your Space

    “My view on feng shui: don’t put your bed in front of the door because you won’t get in.” ― Jonas Eriksson Happy New Year! In 2021, you want to make sure that you are starting off fresh and positive. Why not reflect that mindset by changing up your space? Feng Shui dates back to ancient Ch…Read More

  8. Top 5 New Year’s Resolutions

    “One resolution I have made, and try always to keep, is this: To rise above the little things” - John Burroughs As the end of our year is fast approaching, many people take this time to decide how they would like to present their best self in the new year. They do so by declaring their New Year…Read More

  9. DIY (Do It Yourself) Holiday Crafts

    'Three phrases that sum up the holidays are: Peace on Earth, Goodwill to Men, and Batteries not Included.' – Unknown Although this year has been a difficult one, it’s best to turn any negative energy you have into creating something fun and unique! Here are some fun ways to make your home look s…Read More

  10. Flu Season – Tips to Avoid Getting Sick

    “The flu season is when you start off in the morning with a light heart and end up in the evening with a heavy nose.” - Robert Orben While we may be ready to don our holiday apparel with the dropping temperatures, it is evident that flu season is finally upon us. Now we must struggle with defend…Read More