Posted: 11/1/2021 3:00 PM by
If your loved one is preparing for hospice care, you want to ensure all their needs are met – mentally, physically and spiritually. End-of-life needs can vary greatly from person to person. But those needs can be exceptionally unique if your loved one is a Veteran.
Posted: 11/1/2021 12:52 PM by
If you’ve ever had a major surgical procedure, you know an essential part of the recovery process is to get a lot of rest and relaxation. The amount of time it takes to recover is largely dependent on things like the extent of your procedure, your age, and your overall health. Though the average person can often return to normal activities within a few days following minor surgery, patients und...
Posted: 11/1/2021 12:19 PM by
It’s no secret most adults prefer to stay in their own home as they age. But as our bodies grow older, our health often tends to decline. And the everyday activities we once performed with ease can become more of a struggle. Fortunately, there are options and resources available to help make you or your loved one’s current living environment safe and more accessible. The best part? Many of the...
Posted: 11/1/2021 11:39 AM by
If you were like most first-time home buyers, your must-have list probably didn’t include things like a curbless shower, extra room for wheelchair access, or stairless entries. But as we age, it becomes apparent most homes tend to be built for youth. And those features once considered modern, comfortable and convenient may actually pose unexpected challenges for older adults intending to stay i...
Posted: 10/22/2021 12:25 PM by
So, the old saying goes, a dog is a man’s best friend. But when it comes to pet therapy, a man’s best friend could be a dog, cat, or even a pony – whatever may provide comfort to someone who needs the simplicity of a wagging tail or a gentle presence.
Posted: 10/22/2021 12:16 PM by
Caring for a chronically ill child is one of the most difficult challenges a parent will face. Managing your child’s physical demands and medical demands while balancing a busy schedule at home can be exhausting and draining, especially if you’re trying to do it all from a hospital room for weeks at a time. Fortunately, children experiencing medically complex conditions have another option besi...