Elderly Care

Paying for Long Term Care
By Thomas Swenson, J.d. · 1 month ago
The longer people live, the more likely they will need some form of long term care (LTC). The national average cost of a private room in a nursing home in year 2021 was about $108K ...
Why the job of a carer is vital at Christmas
By Nexxus Care · 1 month ago
The job of a carer is hugely important in helping the most vulnerable in society to live as independently as possible. For this reason, carers are always in great demand - and never more so ...
7 Things To Know To Help Aging Veterans
By Janet Jennewein · 1 month ago
The VA has considerable benefits for aging veterans and their surviving spouses for long term care, yet many are unknown and underutilized. Here’s what families of veterans should know: 1. Don’t assume veterans or their ...
Simple Medical Alert Devices For Seniors
By Michael Bolden · 2 months ago
According to a study conducted by the National Institute on Aging, one in three seniors aged 65 and older falls each year. Of those seniors who fall, 20 to 30 percent suffer serious injuries such ...
Seniors Places Connect Independent Living, Assisted Living & Memory Care Communities
By Marti Sanregret · 3 months ago
The Seniors Places online platform offers over 1000 assisted living, independent living, memory care communities, and around the U.S. Seniors Places was founded to provide a better way to connect senior communities with seniors searching ...
Is It a Miracle or a Coincidence?
By Olivia Reber · 8 months ago
I often wonder if there is a God out there, and if there is, how would I know? I am not a particularly religious person, but there is a specific moment that comes into mind ...
The Importance of Dental Care for Seniors
By Dr. Wayne Barker · 11 months ago
While it’s possible to keep the teeth and gums healthy for your entire life, many people find that their oral health declines with age. About 68% of adults over the age of 65 have some ...
How Commercial Cleaning Can Benefit Your Business
By John Smith · 1 year ago
With regards to the neatness and organization in your business space or building, employing a business cleaning organization brings huge loads of advantages. For instance, a perfect space can draw in more clients and financial ...
Goodbye Momma...
By John Purvis · 1 year ago
I left momma begging me to save her. I am a Christian who believes that I am supposed to be forgiving and understanding in all things. To believe that God has a purpose which I ...
Insurance Industry inflicts more pain on COVID affected Care Homes
By Paul Evans · 2 years ago
The care sector has had a rough time in the last six months, firstly they were used to house ill patients from the NHS hospitals (as these made preparations for a COVID infection surge in ...
Knoxville Funeral Services: Five Benefits of Pre-Planning Services
By Jason Chan · 3 years ago
While it isn’t anyone’s favorite topic, planning ahead can take a lot of the stress and uncertainty out of life when it comes to losing a loved one. Whether you are considering pre-planning services for ...
The Gentry Griffey Knoxville Funeral Home Understands How You Feel.
By Jason Chan · 3 years ago
Are You Looking for a Caring and Compassionate Knoxville Funeral Home? It’s difficult to imagine anything more devastating than the loss of a loved one. Even if you’ve been through it before, it never gets ...
Programs and Services for the Elderly in California
By Charles Thomas · 5 years ago
In California, the aging population is rapidly growing which has made the California Department of Aging (CDA) to run some certain programs that serve older adults, adults with disabilities, care providers, and residents in long-term ...
How To Spend This Summer With Your Elderly Parents
By Shuaiba Ahammed · 5 years ago
Summer is on its way and often we will visit with family and friends and more than likely we may spend time with our elderly parents. We may not see our parents on a daily ...
Cost Of Assisted Living in your State
By Jeff Holbrook · 6 years ago
Age Induced Medication Mistakes(AIMM’s) send senior to Assisted Living Age Induced Medication Mistakes, or AIMM’s effects 90% of seniors. AIMM’s will lead to things like "forgetting to take out the trash" or "forgetting where you ...
Signs of Nursing Home Neglect and Elder Abuse
By Aaron Crane · 6 years ago
Moving a loved one into a nursing home is a difficult decision. Families doing this expect their loved one to be treated properly and with dignity. The unfortunate truth is that nursing home neglect happens ...
The Financial Side of Being a Caregiver
By Katie Braun · 6 years ago
By Katie Braun, Financial Advisor, Ameriprise Financial Caring for a family member is complex. While deeply meaningful, it can be emotionally taxing and presents unexpected challenges, often financial ones. If you foresee stepping into a ...
A Senior Living Neighborhood Can Be Life Transforming
By Alethea Volner · 7 years ago
Senior citizen communities today range from cozy manufactured houses to the posh luxury of a high-end hotel and resort or luxury liner feel, each of which do not seem institutional. Many seniors who have actually ...
Management of Hypertension in Seniors | Best Practices
By Ian Rowe · 7 years ago
Hypertension is a condition that affects more than 70 million adults across the United States. Unfortunately, a surprising majority of those affected by hypertension are seniors. Elderly patients suffering from hypertension experience abnormally high blood ...
How Utilizing A Hoyer Lift Is Actually Better For Patient Care
By Stephen Sexton · 9 years ago
In relation to home healthcare, there are several things that can be helpful and a Hoyer lift is certain one of them. There are many reasons to use a lift, but perhaps two of the ...