Month: February 2012

Health Screenings: What Medical Tests Do You Need After Age 50? – AARP Bulletin

Health Screenings: What Medical Tests Do You Need After Age 50? – AARP Bulletin.

3 Common Problems Experienced by Seniors Living Alone

Too much alone time can be dangerous and discouraging for seniors.  Injury threats are also at their worst when older adults are living without support.  Consider these and other potential problems that can occur from your senior loved one living alone, and speak to Home Helpers about in-home care today: 1. Physical Injury Decreased physical ability can be a natural part of the aging … Read More 3 Common Problems Experienced by Seniors Living Alone

Alzheimer’s Tips

Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease can be one of the most difficult challenges a person will ever encounter.  The following tips can help smooth the experience: Don’t argue with the sufferer — agree with them even if it seems completely silly, and live in the reality of their moment. Don’t use logic or reason — Alzheimer’s suffers rarely respond well to … Read More Alzheimer’s Tips