Praying and dreaming of a future where little changes – that’s what many of our senior loved ones are doing, as will more Americans as our population continues to age. Most people want to stay healthy, stay young and stay at home. Naturally, how healthy we can remain is dependent on a variety of factors, … Read moreIs Remodeling an Answer to Your Senior Loved One’s Home Prayer?
Connected health – connected homes – even connected cars are taking center stage in Las Vegas. Well, maybe not CENTER stage, because that seems reserved for this year’s star attraction, mobile. Yes, after much fanfare and a long build up, including from us, 2013 CES (the big consumer electronics wonderland) is here! This year seems … Read moreInitial Read from 2013 CES: Hope Grows Brighter for Seniors & Family Caregivers
A recent tragedy occurred, taking the life of four seniors in a facility in California after they ingested toxic mushrooms. This could happen to anyone who is not aware of the deadly consequences of food borne illness, especially for fragile seniors in our care, and doesn’t take appropriate preventive steps. Unfortunately, a food service worker … Read moreProtect Seniors from Food Borne Illness: Keep It Off the Plate!
Senior Care Corner has advocated strongly since our inception for strategies to assist family caregivers in keeping their senior loved ones happy, healthy, connected and in the home of their choosing as long as safely possible. In a recent episode of the Senior Care Corner Podcast we discussed a planning process family caregivers could use … Read moreFamily Caregiver Technology Planning Guide for Aging in Place