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How to Cope With Alzheimer’s and Dementia

A disease is an unfortunate occurrence that we experience as a caregiving company quite often. Two diseases that we see the most are Alzheimer’s and Dementia. In this blog, we have definitions, how both diseases impact people suffering and those around them, how to cope, help, and manage the diseases. Alzheimer’s and Dementia are often

The Benefits of Technology for the Elderly: Aging in Place

This is a new era of technology that has been advancing vastly. Our lives have been transformed by the various ways we can use technology from your phone being the new tv to answering texts through a wrist watch. Most importantly within the health field, technology has been revolutionized to help elderly live healthier lives.

Choosing Quality Childcare

Quality childcare can be defined in many different ways depending on your standards. All parents have the same general standards that are important to everyone including cleanliness, safety, physical activity, and cognitive stimulation. With many different options for childcare, there is bound to be one option to appease all standards and budgets. On the rise,

Exercising for the Elderly: Benefits and Tips

Exercise is the body’s way of feeling alive. After you exercise you feel rejuvenated, energized, and accomplished. Everyone from all different age groups benefit from exercise from toddlers to the elderly. Exercise is most beneficial if you continuously do it throughout your whole life. Keep in mind, it is never too late to start and

Support Groups & Classes offered at Northridge

As family caregivers, we know that life can get tough. Personal care, grocery shopping, doctors appointments, housekeeping – and that is just for one of the homes you manage. We don’t think anyone should do it alone, and why should you when there are local resources available! We recently came into contact with Marijo Swanson,

Childcare: Your Options

Childcare: Your Options Parents with busy work schedules are sometimes required to hire childcare. Whether the type of care you need is part-time, full time, hourly, daily, or nannying all depends on HOW busy parents’ schedules are. How much time parents are away from home also plays a large factor in what kind of childcare

10 Best Apps for Seniors – by HomeAideLLC

The technology the 21st century brings us is undeniably advantageous. Technology has advanced the health industry and allowed us to have the most up to date health information at the tip of our fingers at all times. Smartphones with the use of apps are now a means for us to monitor our health and keep

Family Caregivers: Facts & Statistics

These days, many people with family members that require homecare take it upon themselves to complete the daily tasks needed to sustain a proper life for their loved ones. Aside from caregiving being a challenge itself, it poses hardships on the family caregiver and maintaining their jobs. In a recent article released by Forbes magazine,

Taking Care of our Veterans: VA Benefits

There are many benefits veterans can receive to assist in paying for the care they need. We care about linking our veterans to the proper aid and the company that can suit their needs the best. More than one third of seniors are US war Veterans and only a small portion of these veterans are

The Wrong Medication: Prescribing RIGHT

Getting the correct prescriptions for seniors can be a challenge. People over 60 react differently to prescriptions because as you age, absorption, metabolism and distribution changes in your body. Unfortunately, the elderly have stronger reactions to the wrong prescriptions. Not only will some cause discomfort, but can also be fatal. DO YOUR RESEARCH. Doctors help