February 2016

Interim HealthCare Blogs

The Diabetic Valentine

Posted: 2/22/2016 9:47 AM by Interim HealthCare

Living with diabetes presents all sorts of challenges, but never more than on holidays. This is an especially big problem in America, where every major holiday is centered around food, usually of the unhealthy variety. Bigger than even Halloween with the huge amounts of sugary confections it offers, Valentine's Day is especially challenging.

The Sandwich Generation

Posted: 2/16/2016 8:48 AM by Interim HealthCare

The term Sandwich Generation refers to a generation that is simultaneously caring for family members from two generations and thus being pressed from two sides. Usually the term is used for those who are caring for aging parents and caring for their own children, but it can also apply to those caring for parents and grandchildren, especially if the grandparents are raising grandchildren. The te...

Bring happiness to hearts of seniors on Valentine’s Day

Posted: 2/14/2016 8:47 AM by Interim HealthCare

Valentine’s Day is all about love and romance, and who doesn’t like that? The extra-special attention lathered upon us each February 14th evokes the warm and gooey feelings we felt when we first fell in love. For many seniors, however, this annual day of love can be just another day, or worse, a day of increased loneliness and sorrow.

Aging Well is Not for Sissies!

Posted: 2/2/2016 8:54 AM by Interim HealthCare

Getting older certainly has its rewards. We all like to think that our long history of various experiences has made us wise enough to make better decisions. Retirement has its moments, and grandchildren are a great source of joy and happiness.

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