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How to quit smoking

How to quit smoking? The first step is you need to want to quit.  This is something you need to do, no one can do it for you or force you to do it.   The second step is to write down the reason why you decided to quit.  It is good to tell your family...

Prevent heart attacks and strokes

Heart attacks and strokes are a major cause of chronic illness and death in the US. They are a reason why people are unable to care for themselves and have to be admitted into nursing homes. Heart attacks and strokes can be prevented, how? The American Heart...

Our Stories are Good Medicine

As a person ages there are lots of losses that occur. Loss of work, possible loss of spouse or children, loss of house and home, loss of person such as memory, ability to move, hear, see etc…This can cause a down mood or even depression. But there are ways to combat...

Communication

Communication can be become harder as we age.  This can present problems with caregivers, family and friends.  It can lead to isolation of the elder person. Communication is dependent on both persons who are involved and each is equally responsible to try...

4 Benefits of Seeking Elder Care Services From an In-Home Care Company

4 Benefits of Seeking Elder Care Services From an In-Home Care Company

Taking care of our senior relatives is a noble duty that we must make every effort to excel at. While you may wish to take care of your senior loved one by yourself to provide maximum care, our modern life may not allow it. You have to work, take care of your younger...

Caffeine

Caffeine

Coffee and tea contain caffeine that can help you be awake and alert.  8 out 0f 10 Americans consume caffeine in some form.   So how does caffeine work?  It blocks the receptors in the brain for a chemical called adenosine that is naturally made in your...

5 Ways to Introduce Professional Elder Care to Seniors

5 Ways to Introduce Professional Elder Care to Seniors

In-home care is a go-to solution for seniors who want to remain independent and stay connected with their family and friends. Most of the time, family members end up taking care of their aging parents to avoid introducing strangers to their loved ones. Research shows...

5 Signs Your Loved One Needs In-Home Health Care

5 Signs Your Loved One Needs In-Home Health Care

Watching a friend or family member's health decline as they age can be heart-wrenching. As daily activities such as bathing, dressing, or cooking become hazardous or life-threatening, oftentimes we may not know what step to take next. Home health care provides a safe...

Benefits of Respite Care to Caregivers and Their Loved Ones

Benefits of Respite Care to Caregivers and Their Loved Ones

Family caregivers and their senior loved ones can benefit from respite care in many ways. For starters, respite care gives caregivers a much-needed break from their routine duties and activities, which can be exhausting. There are about 16 million Americans who...

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