Preparing for Weather Emergencies – Family Caregiver Quick Tip

Caregivers worry about the safety of their senior loved ones during severe weather. It could be a winter storm, tornado, flooding, earthquake or hurricane depending on the part of the country where your senior may reside. Each region of the US has its unique weather and potential emergency situations that could pose a safety risk … Read morePreparing for Weather Emergencies – Family Caregiver Quick Tip

Fight Dementia with a Heart & Brain Healthy Diet for Seniors & Caregivers

It is Heart Month and a great time to begin making changes to improve our heart health. As we do, it’s important to consider the link between heart health and brain health. Maintaining good blood flow to the brain has been linked with delaying the onset of — and even preventing –cognitive impairment, including dementia. Who wouldn’t want … Read moreFight Dementia with a Heart & Brain Healthy Diet for Seniors & Caregivers

Evoking Memories in Seniors With Home Cooking and Other Aromas

Just as music can bring forth memories of past experiences and bring a smile to our faces, so can the smell of a familiar meal cooking from the kitchen. The aromas of particular foods wafting through the house can make our seniors sentimental for people and events from their past. Our sense of smell is thought to … Read moreEvoking Memories in Seniors With Home Cooking and Other Aromas