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6 Foods That Increase Dementia Risk

6 Foods That Increase Dementia Risk BY KIMBERLY MILLER 9  AM ON DECEMBER 4, 2018 There’s a large variety of healthy foods seniors should add to their daily diet to maintain optimal health. However, there are also foods they should consider avoiding. The effects certain foods have on the body are thought to increase the risk of developing dementia. Here are a few…

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Is Your Senior at Increased Risk for Developing a UTI?

Is Your Senior at Increased Risk for Developing a UTI?

Is Your Senior at Increased Risk for Developing a UTI? August 22, 2018/in Elder Care in Gilbert AZ, Senior Health, Seniors and Personal Care, UTI /by admin Urinary tract infections are some of the most common infections experienced by people of all ages, but maybe a particular risk for older adults. As a family caregiver, it is important to identify the particular risk factors that your…

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Dementia Care: 3 Tips for Dealing with Memory Problems

Dementia Care: 3 Tips for Dealing with Memory Problems July 26, 2018/in Commentary /by admin Providing dementia care for a loved one can be a profoundly stressful and difficult experience, but it is important to remember not to take your loved one’s irritation, fear, moodiness or aggression personally – dementia causes all of these things. When these symptoms strike, visual cues and deflection…

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How Aging Can Impact Driving Ability

How Aging Can Impact Driving Ability

How Aging Can Impact Driving Ability Posted: Mar 27, 2019 By: abcmain Aside from living on their own, another task that many seniors associate with independence is driving. They are often reluctant to give up the car keys because they want to continue being able to come and go as they please. However, there comes a time when this is no longer…

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Idalen Home Care | Is Your Senior’s Home Safe for Aging in Place?

Is Your Senior’s Home Safe for Aging in Place?

Is Your Senior’s Home Safe for Aging in Place? Posted: Aug 6, 2018 By: Admin Many seniors value their independence and choose to age in place for as long as possible before shifting to assisted living or a nursing home. As long as there are no major health and safety concerns, this isn’t usually an issue. If there are areas where they need additional…

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