Guest Posts

Resources for Excellent Nursing Home Care

At some point in life, there comes a time where seniors begin to think about how they want to spend their elder years. Some seniors will spend the rest of their lives in the comfort of home, while others will need to turn to a nursing home for the extra level of care that they [...]

By | 2019-06-13T11:09:51+00:00 June 17th, 2019|Caregiving, Guest Posts, Senior Living|Comments Off on Resources for Excellent Nursing Home Care

Lifestyle Modifications for Preventative Health

There are two ways to look at your health. You either respond to symptoms you’re experiencing, or you can work to prevent symptoms from occurring. Preventative health is very important, especially as you age. Luckily, there are many simple lifestyle changes seniors can make to lessen the chances of suffering from chronic conditions such as [...]

By | 2019-06-17T10:40:31+00:00 June 14th, 2019|Guest Posts|Comments Off on Lifestyle Modifications for Preventative Health

How the Stethoscope Works

  It does matters not whether you're a medical student or a curious person, and it makes no difference whether you'd like to monitor your child’s parent’s health at home. Whatever your situation is, knowing how to use a stethoscope properly can be a huge plus. Stethoscopes are essential when it comes to determining a [...]

By | 2019-06-11T11:03:56+00:00 June 13th, 2019|Guest Posts|Comments Off on How the Stethoscope Works

How To Care for An Injured Relative

Looking after an injured relative can be a stressful time for both your loved one and yourself. However, with the right preparation and organization, you can make the recovery process be as smooth as possible for your injured relative, your family, and yourself. Invest in the Right Medical Equipment Investing in the right medical equipment [...]

By | 2019-06-11T10:27:44+00:00 June 12th, 2019|Guest Posts|Comments Off on How To Care for An Injured Relative

Benefits of Medical Alert Systems

Caregivers are like superheroes. They give their all every day to make sure their loved ones or seniors are well cared for. But according to a CDC survey, they often find it hard to manage stress, balance their home and work responsibilities, and find time for themselves. That's where medical alert systems come in. Medical [...]

By | 2019-06-11T09:59:17+00:00 June 11th, 2019|Cool Stuff, Daily Living Aids, Guest Posts|Comments Off on Benefits of Medical Alert Systems

How to Prepare for the Unexpected

Getting older is a wonderful thing. After retirement, there’s more time to relax, travel and spend with loved ones. Years of experience result in accumulated wisdom and knowledge. This is the time to enjoy the fruits of one’s labor. On the other hand, getting older can pose health and financial problems. Also, as tough as [...]

By | 2019-06-06T15:02:08+00:00 June 7th, 2019|Guest Posts|Comments Off on How to Prepare for the Unexpected

How to Make Senior Citizens More Comfortable While Traveling

Although travel doesn’t have an age limit, traveling with senior citizens can present some unique challenges. But in these golden years, sometimes, travel is necessary. If you’re traveling with a senior, you’ll need to take some extra steps to ensure they have a safe and comfortable trip. And as a bonus, a bit of advance [...]

By | 2019-06-06T12:58:30+00:00 June 6th, 2019|Guest Posts|Comments Off on How to Make Senior Citizens More Comfortable While Traveling

Essential Nutrition Tips for Hardworking Caregivers

Nurses and doctors who work long shifts usually don’t find time to eat easily. It’s hard to focus on nutrition when you’re constantly being called on by patients or the hospital when there’s suddenly five new admissions. Some doctors and nurses even work 12-hour shifts back to back and barely have time to sleep, let [...]

By | 2019-06-06T09:38:14+00:00 June 5th, 2019|Guest Posts, Health|Comments Off on Essential Nutrition Tips for Hardworking Caregivers

7 Essential Tips to Reduce the Risk of Injury for Alzheimer Patients

Right now, roughly 5.8 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease, according to the Alzheimer’s Association. Alzheimer’s impacts a person’s memory and can adversely shape daily activities, even leading to an increased chance of injury during everyday life. Many who suffer from memory loss may experience severe unease, anxiety and even distress over certain elements [...]

By | 2019-06-05T09:53:24+00:00 June 4th, 2019|Guest Posts|Comments Off on 7 Essential Tips to Reduce the Risk of Injury for Alzheimer Patients

How to Manage Bruxism in Dementia

Habitually grinding your teeth or clenching your jaw may produce side effects such as headaches, facial pain, receding gums, or Temporomandibular Joint Disorder, which can cause multiple health issues. You may engage in this innocuous nervous habit without even realizing it, as many people clench and grind while sleeping and would be oblivious about the [...]

By | 2019-06-04T10:53:02+00:00 June 4th, 2019|Guest Posts|Comments Off on How to Manage Bruxism in Dementia