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September 2019

The Value of Home Care for Seniors Fighting Cancer

Posted: 9/25/2019 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

While your loved one is counting on you to provide care and support, home care can serve as a complement to your care for seniors fighting cancer. Here are just a few benefits.

Why is Your Senior Loved One Getting Dehydrated?

Posted: 9/23/2019 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

If you or your loved one’s doctor has noticed a consistent problem with dehydration in your senior loved one, one or more of these culprits could be to blame.

Is It Forgetfulness or a Sign of Alzheimer’s?

Posted: 9/18/2019 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

While you should always raise health concerns with your loved one’s doctor, in this post, this blog post takes a closer look at some common types of forgetfulness that could potentially signal Alzheimer’s disease.

Talking to Your Senior About the Possibility of Hospice Care

Posted: 9/9/2019 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Whether you’ve already spoken to Mom or Dad about hospice care and other end-of-life decisions, or whether you’re broaching the topic for the first time, these tips can help you have this difficult conversation.

Signs of Chronic Senior Loneliness (and What You Can Do About Them)

Posted: 9/4/2019 8:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Are you concerned that your loved one is suffering from chronic senior loneliness? Be on the lookout for these common signs.

Preparing an Elderly Loved One for a Hurricane

Posted: 9/12/2018 10:37 AM by Interim HealthCare

Planning in advance offers peace of mind and pays off when a storm hits. An impending hurricane is worrisome enough for most people. But if you having an aging parent you help care for, you need to worry about their preparedness as much as your own. And advance preparation is indeed the name of the game. Experts recommend these steps.