January 2022

Interim HealthCare Blogs

Is It Time for In Home Care in Chesterfield?

Posted: 1/31/2022 9:53 AM by Interim HealthCare

Celebrating the holidays should be a time filled with peace and joy. However, if the season left you wondering about the safety of Mom or Dad, then it's probably weighing on you. There is help, though, with in home care from an agency in Chesterfield, St. Louis, or nearby areas in MO. With the right team of caregivers in place, your parents can access the support and help they need, living safe...

How Caregivers Can Help Seniors Living With Memory Loss

Posted: 1/13/2022 2:37 PM by Interim HealthCare

While declining memory is a normal part of the aging process, it can aggravate in some cases. While some seniors have small issues with their memory, others have severe deficits in short-term memory. In the case of rapid cognitive degeneration, some may even suffer from diseases such as Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. Memory loss can affect the daily lives of seniors and pose safety concerns....

Aging and Sleep: How Caregivers Can Help Seniors Get Adequate Rest

Posted: 1/10/2022 3:53 PM by Interim HealthCare

Sleep is elusive at all ages, and according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 1 in 3 adults don’t get adequate sleep. However, this problem is much worse for seniors because of the relationship between aging and sleep. Research has shown that up to 70% of seniors have chronic sleep issues and may not be getting adequate rest.