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July 2019

How to capture the stories of your elder loved ones

Posted: 7/30/2019 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Capturing the story of your senior loved one can be a bonding, surprising and rewarding activity for families. Not sure where to get started? This guide can help.

Why You Should Not Feel Guilty About Hiring a Caregiver for Your Loved One

Posted: 7/25/2019 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Many family members feel guilt over choosing home care services for their senior loved ones. This blog examines why it's important to move on from that guilt.

How to Take a Vacation from Caregiving

Posted: 7/18/2019 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

These six tips can help you plan for a successful getaway, or even a staycation, and be sure that your loved one is safe and cared for while you’re away.

Symptom Checker: Could it be type 2 diabetes?

Posted: 7/16/2019 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Type 2 diabetes is increasing among seniors in the United States. With 1 in 4 adults age 65 or over suffering from the disease, keep an eye out for these symptoms in your senior loved ones.

Dealing with role reversal from child to parent caregiver

Posted: 7/11/2019 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Caring for an aging parent can trigger a whole host of emotions. A psychiatrist explains why and how to handle them.

Should you get your elderly parent a pet?

Posted: 7/2/2019 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Owning a pet can be wonderful for anyone, but especially for seniors. This blog can help you assess whether it makes sense for your senior loved one to adopt a pet.