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Bringing Senior Care Home to Rancho Cucamonga

Posted: 4/30/2020 1:10 PM by Interim HealthCare

Home isn't just where the heart is; it's where seniors in Rancho Cucamonga, CA feel safest and most at ease. That's why they'll fight to stay in their own homes, even when living alone becomes difficult. In-home senior care services from Interim HealthCare of San Gabriel Valley help seniors hold onto their independence without jeopardizing their health by providing them with dignified assistanc...

Bringing Senior Care Home in La Verne

Posted: 2/28/2020 7:43 AM by Interim HealthCare

When it comes to aging, all seniors the same things: comfort, peace, and dignity. So how can you support your elderly loved ones when declines in their health begin to threaten their independence? Senior care services from local home healthcare experts at Interim HealthCare of San Gabriel Valley are the trusted choice for families in La Verne, CA. Our team nurses, physical therapists, and vo...

In Home Personal Care in La Verne Helps Prevent Senior Isolation

Posted: 12/26/2019 9:44 AM by Interim HealthCare

Do you have an elderly parent or grandparent living alone in La Verne, CA? Do you worry that they spend too much time by themselves? If so, in home personal care from a trusted source like Interim HealthCare of San Gabriel Valley may be just what you both need.  Our home caregivers are exceptional individuals with skilled hands and warm hearts who are committed to enriching the lives of thos...

Benefits to Elderly Home Care in La Verne

Posted: 10/21/2019 9:16 AM by Interim HealthCare

Receiving quality care and assistance in the home is a viable option for seniors in La Verne, CA. Aside from keeping them in the comfort of their own home, it also presents other benefits for your loved one and your family. At Interim HealthCare of San Gabriel Valley, we offer elderly home care to seniors in our local community, striving to enrich their lives with quality and compassionate care.

Senior Companion Care in La Verne: What It Is and Other Common Questions Answered

Posted: 9/12/2019 3:34 PM by Interim HealthCare

As your loved one ages, they may begin to need a helping hand around the home, and even a friendly face. With our senior companion care in La Verne, CA, your loved one can get the help they need while they continue to live at home.

Elder Care Services in La Verne: Recognizing Caregiver Burn Out and When to Get Help

Posted: 6/27/2019 11:47 AM by Interim HealthCare

Being a caregiver can take a toll on you physically, mentally, and emotionally. Exhaustion in any of these forms can lead to caregiver burn out. When you need a break from caregiving duties, our elder care services in La Verne, CA can provide quality care in your stead.

Caregiver Services in La Verne

Posted: 5/9/2019 3:26 PM by Interim HealthCare

When a loved one needs assistance to continue living safely at home, caregiver services from Interim Healthcare of San Gabriel Valley can provide the assistance your family needs. If you or a family member live in the La Verne area, our caregiver services are designed to provide flexible, reliable, and compassionate care.

Alzheimer's Care in La Verne: What is Early Onset Alzheimer's?

Posted: 3/6/2019 10:25 AM by Interim HealthCare

An Alzheimer's diagnosis is never easy to accept, but it can be especially distressing when a loved one develops this condition at a younger age. Though most people with Alzheimer's start to experience symptoms in their late 60s or 70s, it can also affect individuals in their 40s or 50s. At Interim HealthCare of San Gabriel Valley, we've helped many families in the La Verne, CA area as they gra...

Healthcare Staffing in La Verne: Benefits of Using a Staffing Agency

Posted: 12/31/2018 8:09 AM by Interim HealthCare

Working in healthcare is incredibly rewarding, but it can also involve long shifts that leave your staff physically and mentally exhausted. Burnout can be all too common in this field, especially if you're consistently understaffed. Often, the time when you most need additional support is exactly when you don't have the availability or resources to go through the traditional hiring process. Tha...

Senior Nutrition and a Balanced Diet

Posted: 6/28/2018 2:56 PM by Interim HealthCare

There's no doubt about it, as the clock ticks and we get older, our bodies begin to change as we age. Not only do our bodies change but our senior parents need a much different diet than they did when they were in their 20's or 40's. A wholesome, well-balanced diet can be the first line of defense in staying healthy. Mealtime should be enjoyable and many seniors like variety at each meal.

Visit the Library: Senior Activities

Posted: 6/24/2018 3:15 PM by Interim HealthCare

With all of the technology that we have at our fingertips today, it can be easy to forget that the library is still a great place to visit. Most of our elderly loved ones will tend to prefer the library to bookstores and ebook readers, and it's a great idea for an outing with them.

Skin Cancer Awareness

Posted: 5/28/2018 1:59 PM by Interim HealthCare

Today’s seniors are more likely than previous generations to develop skin cancer. They risk is greater because during their younger years the public did not have the same awareness of the damage the sun (and tanning beds) can do to skin. According to the American Cancer Society, skin cancer is the most common type of cancer, and it affects almost 2.2 million Americans.

The Most Common Health Issues Among Seniors

Posted: 5/2/2018 1:47 PM by Interim HealthCare

There are some common health issues faced by all adults of any age. For elderly people, these health issues can have a great deal of consequence for the loved one's health. They are already getting to a stage in life where they want and need to slow things down a little. They may also start needing some help at home. Now is a good time to consider getting a home care provider for them to help w...

Independent Living for Seniors

Posted: 4/30/2018 1:23 PM by Interim HealthCare

Living by yourself as an adult is becoming more and more common in the United States. In fact, 28% of households are comprised of adults who live alone, an increase of 19% from 1950. However, just because a great number of adults are living alone, doesn't mean they lack the need for companionship. Many of the things we have long believed about single living simply are not true.

The Family Dynamic of Caregiving

Posted: 4/26/2018 3:04 PM by Interim HealthCare

It can be difficult to face the responsibilities of caring for an elderly parent alone, but for some families, sharing the duties with siblings can bring about a whole slew of other issues. Sometimes, siblings run into issues when one lives near the senior and the other is trying to care from a distance. Other times, both siblings live near their loved one and cannot come to a conclusion about ...

Lower Cholesterol with These 5 Lifestyle Choices

Posted: 2/20/2018 9:32 AM by Interim HealthCare

Cholesterol is a waxy substance that's found in the fats (lipids) in your blood. While your body needs cholesterol to continue building healthy cells, having high cholesterol can increase your risk of heart disease. High cholesterol can be inherited, but it's often the result of unhealthy lifestyle choices, and thus preventable and treatable.

Healthy Heart Tips for Caregivers

Posted: 2/7/2018 9:29 AM by Interim HealthCare

One of if not the most common side effect of being a family caregiver is not properly caring for them self. This happens because the caregiver is so focused on the health of their loved one, that they forget to care for themselves and their health needs. It is important for every caregiver to understand that the better they care for themselves the better they can care for their loved one.

Cervical Health Awareness Month

Posted: 1/26/2018 1:30 PM by Interim HealthCare

During January we take the time to raise awareness about cervical health. This month is meant to educate both men and women on the causes and effects of cervical cancer and HPV, as well as encouraging women to take the proper steps to reduce their risk of developing cervical cancer.

What is Sundowning and How You Can Help

Posted: 1/15/2018 1:26 PM by Interim HealthCare

Sundowing effects elderly adults who suffer from Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. Sundowning is not a disease, it is a group of symptoms that occur in the late afternoon just before night. Symptoms of Sundowning include confusion, anxiety, aggression, pacing, wandering and ignoring directions.

Tips for Protecting Your Parent from Identity Theft

Posted: 12/22/2017 2:53 PM by Interim HealthCare

In today’s technology-based society your parent has more opportunities than ever to engage with others, stay connected to friends and family, find entertainment, and even handle basic personal tasks by utilizing devices such as their computer or phone. While these can be a wonderful way to encourage them to stay more active and independent, and to support mental and emotional health as they age...

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