Not everyone in the family might understand that having some help is vital to getting your senior the care she needs.
Prioritizing your own care can make you a better caregiver.
If your elderly family member is still driving, she needs to do so as safely as possible.
Every now and again you might find yourself concerned about whether your senior is getting sick or not.
You or your senior might not realize just how important foot health is.
A good caregiver is always happy and never angry, right? Not so much.
amily caregivers must see that their aging loved one gets their hair washed at least once per week to keep them healthy, clean and looking good. If washing hair has become a fight between them, it may be time to hire an elderly care provider to assist.
Asking for help is not easy to do as a caregiver. But the more you practice, the better you’ll get.
You’ve probably heard of an A1C test and have a vague understanding of it as something having to do with diabetes. Maybe you’ve even had an A1C test as part of a routine physical but didn’t pay much attention as the results were normal. But, as a family caregiver to an older adult with diabetes, […]
April is National Lawn Care Month. This is the ideal opportunity for you as a family caregiver to recognize the importance not just of the care you directly give your parent, but the ways you help them to create and maintain a healthy, safe, and enjoyable living environment. When thinking of all the ways you […]