Dementia Care Tips: How to Help a Senior Who Refuses to Change Clothes

Taking care of someone with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia requires creativity, patience, and empathy, being able to step away from your own reasoning and logic and realize why a specific behavior is occurring, and then to determine how exactly to successfully manage it. That’s certainly the case with a senior who refuses […]

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COPD in Older Adults: Overcoming the Struggles of Face Masks and COVID-19

Seniors with COPD have had to remain particularly watchful since the COVID-19 pandemic started, because they are likely at both an increased risk for contracting the virus and for developing more severe complications because of this. A recently available research study published by the European Respiratory Journal reported that COPD patients were more likely to […]

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Family Caregiving: Add Some Fun Into the Daily Routine

Numerous individuals nationwide find themselves in a role of providing senior care for an older family member, and while serving as a family caregiver is incredibly fulfilling in many ways, the daily tasks involved with senior care may come to be tedious for both the caregiver and the senior. All Care In-Home Care Solutions, providers […]

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Taking Care of Senior Parents via Long Distance – How to Make a Plan for Care

Living far away from older family members can make home care needs easier to miss. As a matter of fact, many adult children of senior parents don’t even realize that Mom and Dad need assistance until they return home to visit or spend more time together during the course of the holidays. If you are […]

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Top Tips to Help Family Caregivers Get More Done

Are your elderly parents in need of help at home? Are you additionally attempting to manage meeting the needs of children and family at home? If so, you are part of the sandwich generation – a demographic of individuals, usually in their thirties or forties, who find themselves responsible for raising their own children and […]

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How to Overcome Roadblocks to Improving Senior Fitness

Stepping into a routine exercise schedule is daunting at any age. Exercising is tedious. We would prefer not to expend the time. We’re feeling aches and pains from yesterday’s physical exertion. We’ve all made excuses such as these for not staying physically fit. Frailty and advanced age make it even more challenging to follow an […]

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How Do People Get Mesothelioma? 

Mesothelioma is a rare cancer that develops after being exposed to a toxic substance called asbestos. Many people were unknowingly exposed to asbestos for the majority of the 20th century. It usually takes between 20 and 50 years for mesothelioma to develop after exposure, making the disease more common for seniors than younger age groups. […]

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Dementia Care Tips for Maintaining Senior Health During the COVID-19 Crisis

Providing help for an aging parent with Alzheimer’s disease is complex under the best of scenarios; mix in a global pandemic, one that calls for social distancing, masks, and meticulous sterilization of both ourselves and our home, and the challenge may seem insurmountable. All Care In-Home Care Solutions’ dementia care team offers the following tips […]

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