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Nutrition Tips for Alzheimer's and Dementia Patients

Posted: 6/2/2020 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Proper nutrition at every stage of dementia is extremely important. These tips can help you ensure your loved one is eating properly.

How to Get Your Senior Loved One to Give Up the Car Keys

Posted: 5/28/2020 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Handing over the car keys and giving up driving are difficult steps for many seniors. No one wants to give up their freedom! This blog shares tips to help you successfully transition your senior loved ones to live without driving.

Top podcasts and resources for nurses

Posted: 5/21/2020 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Self care is critical for all of us, but it's especially important for nurses. Now more than ever, all of us understand and appreciate the incredible feats accomplished by nurses each day, and the high stress that comes with the job. Here are some of our favorite podcasts and resources for nurses to explore in their downtime.

It's Time to Start Talking About Mental Health

Posted: 5/14/2020 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

May is National Mental Health Month, which offers an excellent time to examine this importance of mental health -- for seniors, and all of us.

How to Show Mom You Love and Appreciate Her All Year Long

Posted: 5/1/2020 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Our moms have been there for us since...forever! Here are some ways you can go the extra mile to show her you care.

A guide to grief

Posted: 4/16/2020 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

We’ve all experienced loss of some sort. Whether your loved one was battling a long-term illness or died suddenly, the grief felt after a loss is profound. This guide examines the stages of grief.

5 helpful apps for family caregivers

Posted: 4/9/2020 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Our phones can make life easier throughout the day. Here are some apps that are especially helpful for family caregivers.

Tips to help you find balance after becoming a family caregiver

Posted: 3/26/2020 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Of course we want to help the older adults in our lives when they need us. But assuming family caregiver duties can be physically and emotionally exhausting. This post offers tips to help you find balance.

How to help your senior loved ones with spring cleaning

Posted: 3/19/2020 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Spring is a time of renewal and for many...cleaning. Helping your older loved ones declutter and clean can help prevent falls and other health issues. These tips can help.

Why Being Socially Active Is so Important for Mom or Dad

Posted: 3/12/2020 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

It seems like common sense -- being around people we love is good for us! But for seniors in particular, social activity is especially important. Here's why.

Are Meal Kit Delivery Services a Good Option for Mom or Dad?

Posted: 3/5/2020 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

As we get older, daily tasks like preparing meals can become a challenge. Here is one possibility to lessen the burden.

Why Caregivers are the Unsung Heroes of Healthcare

Posted: 2/20/2020 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Here are just a few reasons why caregivers are the unsung heroes of healthcare.

The Surprising Signs of Heart Trouble You Shouldn’t Ignore

Posted: 2/10/2020 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

While you should always prioritize heart health (for yourself and your senior loved ones), now is a good time to pay especially close attention. Here are some signs of heart trouble you shouldn’t ignore in a senior loved one – and which you may not understand to be signs of concern.

Special Ways to Show Mom or Dad You Care on Valentine’s Day

Posted: 2/10/2020 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

While just about everyone loves flowers and chocolates, put on your thinking cap to make Valentine's Day extra special for your senior loved ones this year. This blog includes tips and ideas to get you started.

How to Prevent Valentine’s Loneliness in Your Senior Loved Ones

Posted: 2/7/2020 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

You undoubtedly want to make sure your senior loved one feels appreciated and loved -- on Valentine’s Day and throughout the year. Here are some ideas to help prevent him or her from feeling lonely on the day that’s all about celebrating love!

Simple Steps You Can Take to Prevent Cancer in Your Loved Ones

Posted: 2/3/2020 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

In honor of World Cancer Day February 4, here are some simple things you can do to help prevent cancer in your loved one – and yourself.

Don’t Forget Oral Health Issues in Your Senior Loved Ones

Posted: 1/31/2020 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Oral health is linked to a host of serious health issues, and it's a common issue for seniors. This blog post will highlight some oral health essentials for your loved ones.

Glaucoma warning signs in seniors (and what to do next)

Posted: 1/24/2020 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Glaucoma affects 3 million Americans, many over the age of 65. This blog examines the warning signs of glaucoma, and offers advice to help.

3 Things Seniors Worry About (And How You Can Help)

Posted: 1/17/2020 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

No one wants their loved ones to worry. Here are three things seniors worry about, and how you can help them.

New Year’s Resolutions Definitely Worth the Effort

Posted: 1/10/2020 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

View these New Year’s Resolutions as inspiring advice to keep you and your loved ones happier and healthier this year.

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