Tag Archives: Personal Care

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Age-Related Imbalance and Dizziness

A decline in balance is part of normal aging. There are plenty of causes that increase the risk of imbalance in older adults and this can lead to a risk of injury from falls. Dizziness can happen at any age but it can be more pronounced in older...

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Live-In Care: Accessible Care 24/7

When a loved one has an underlying health condition, illness, or disability, promptly attending to their needs is vital. However, you cannot stay up all night catering to their needs, especially when you have responsibilities to tend to the next...

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Subtle Signs of a Heart Attack Happening

We see a man. He is upright, but suddenly he clutches his chest, seemingly having trouble breathing. His face contorts to show pain. He is suffering a heart attack, manifesting in chest pain. That's one scenario we think of when hearing...

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Telling Someone You’re Worried They Have Dementia

Have you noticed your loved one or friend having problems with memory or focus? Are you concerned they may be having something serious such as dementia? How should you express your worries and encourage them to have a check-up? Talking...

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The Link Between Your Diet and Dementia

Various studies suggest that what we eat significantly affects the aging brain’s ability to think and remember. One study in particular conducted by Swedish researchers in 2011 found that being overweight or obese can increase a person’s...

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Is It Time for You to Hire Help at Home?

The aging process brings about physical and mental changes that can interfere with everybody’s active and independent lifestyle. Although a lot can go through tasks on their own, most seniors may need assistance in their daily living due to...

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