Posts Tagged ‘elderly care’

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

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

Ways to Prevent: Senior Isolation

There are many benefits we experience everyday with our active, social lives that we don’t even realize we have. From the physical benefits of just being able to get up and go, to the emotional benefits of visiting someone and seeing a happy face, we may not notice that these are the things to contribute

Home Care: The Strangers in Your Home

When we accept providing alternate care options for our family members, especially elderly parents, there are many thoughts that we start to process in our minds. Will they take CARE of my parent(s) as good as I would? Will they be NICE to them? Will they take ADVANTAGE of them? Will they keep them SAFE?

Feel Refreshed & Be Healthy This Spring

We are so excited spring is here and with that, we have some great tips on how to stay healthy an feel invigorated in this wonderful season. Typically it is assumed that people tend to get sick most frequently in the long, cold winter months. But, the only reason people tend to get sick more

Caring is More Than Time: Families and Caregiving Finances

Providing care for a family member in need is a task that includes not only giving your time, care, and patience, but it also means supplying financial care.  Financial assistance for someone in need of extra care means providing everyday items including groceries, medical items, home aides to help in home mobility, and much more.

Does Your Heart Need a Flu Shot?

Does Your Heart Need a Flu Shot? As winter is quickly approaching we at HomeAideLLC are wondering, “Should we get a flu shot?” There are many positive reasons one should get the flu shot, for example the obvious, preventing the flu which unfortunately, the winter weather brings us. There have been recent studies proving more benefits of

September is National Aging Month!

  As aging is inevitable, there are ways to stay sharp, keep your mind active, and continue cognitive growth. As with any type of exercise, keeping yourself active will strengthen the muscles you are working. To keep your mind active at any age, start with the foundations of learning; reading, writing, and problem solving. Read: