At What Point does a Parkinson’s Sufferer Need Senior Care?

September 20th, 2018 / James Bennett / Comments Off on At What Point does a Parkinson’s Sufferer Need Senior Care?

Homecare in Greenville SC: If your aging loved one has recently been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease, you are surely feeling devastated. Maybe it is too soon for you to wrap your mind around it, or maybe you have already started considering every possible scenario that could occur.

Understanding the Value of Eye Exams During National Healthy Aging Month

September 6th, 2018 / James Bennett / Comments Off on Understanding the Value of Eye Exams During National Healthy Aging Month

Home Care Services in Greenville SC: September is National Healthy Aging Month. This is the ideal opportunity for you as a family caregiver to encourage your senior to get important medical tests performed, such as eye examinations, on a regular schedule.

What is Early-Onset Alzheimer’s?

August 23rd, 2018 / James Bennett / Comments Off on What is Early-Onset Alzheimer’s?

Elder Care in Greenville SC: Early-onset Alzheimer’s is one of the hardest forms of Alzheimer’s to handle. It’s Alzheimer’s disease that begins abnormally early. People diagnosed with early-onset are younger than 65. The majority are in their 40s and 50s.

Steps to Overcome Caregiver Guilt

August 8th, 2018 / James Bennett / Comments Off on Steps to Overcome Caregiver Guilt

Home Care Services in Spartanburg SC: Taking care of an elderly parent is both rewarding and challenging. There’s no doubt that adult children who become family caregivers have a lot of demands on their time and emotions.

Six Health-Related Fall Risks that Could Affect Your Senior

July 13th, 2018 / Bennett / 0 comments

Home Care in Greenville SC: So many factors can affect your senior’s likelihood of falling. Here are some of the health-related issues to watch for in your senior.

8 DIY Fall Decorations

August 15th, 2017 / Bennett / 0 comments

Autumn is a wonderful time to get cozy and spend time with family. A fun part of the fall season is all the decorations that come with it. We have put together some craft ideas for DIY fall home decorations that seniors and their grandchildren can do together. Autumn Terrarium  You will need: Terracotta base […]

Swimming for Seniors

August 15th, 2017 / Bennett / 0 comments

The August heat gets to everyone and can often be cured by a nice dip in the pool! Sometimes seniors are held back from indulging in swimming because of physical challenges or they simply don’t want to leave the house. Whether you just want to cool off or maybe try some swim classes, aquatics is […]

Autumn Safety for Seniors

August 15th, 2017 / Bennett / 0 comments

Autumn is just on the horizon and it’s never too early to prepare for the hazards the changing weather can bring for seniors. Being proactive and prepared is the best way to avoid unnecessary issues. One of the biggest risks seniors face in autumn is slipping and falling. Here are some ways to help keep […]

Sleepovers at Grandparent’s House

August 15th, 2017 / Bennett / 0 comments

A sleepover at grandma and grandpa’s house is often the first sleepover your grandchildren will experience. This is an exciting step in their lives and you have probably been waiting for the moment you get to host them! Their first sleepover is a perfect time to spoil them, but it may also come with some […]

Senior Wearable Technology

June 27th, 2017 / Bennett / 0 comments

No more ugly medical button on a string! The security of a failsafe for seniors who live alone or those who are prone to wandering, now comes in many forms! Senior wearables are handy devices that stay with the senior and can be used in case of an accident, or GPS tracker that records the […]