July 2016

Interim HealthCare Blogs

​Elder Care Observances: Boomers Making a Difference Month

Posted: 7/29/2016 5:42 PM by Interim HealthCare

Let these ideas inspire you for ways that you can show your love and appreciation for your aging parent during Boomers Making a Difference Month.

​Are You Keeping Your Own Brain and Body Healthy as a Family Caregiver?

Posted: 7/22/2016 5:41 PM by Interim HealthCare

Part of self-care as a caregiver is knowing when and how you should be taking care of yourself.

Managing Celiac Disease - Tips for Seniors

Posted: 7/21/2016 3:54 PM by Interim HealthCare

​Celiac disease, or gluten intolerance, is a condition that can’t be cured, but can be treated and managed effectively. For seniors with celiac disease, making every day food choices can be a challenge and even a cause for stress. Depending on their level of gluten intolerance, making the right food choices can be very important for avoiding symptoms such as diarrhea, gas, and vomiting.

​How Can You Help Your Loved One Cope with Changes in Traditions?

Posted: 7/15/2016 5:47 PM by Interim HealthCare

Use these tips to help your parent cope with changes in traditions throughout the year.

Help Me Make A Change - My personal experience with Alzheimer's

Posted: 7/11/2016 2:44 PM by Interim HealthCare

​I’d like to take a moment to talk to you about The Alzheimer’s Association, and more specifically – Walk to End Alzheimer’s.

​What Causes Caregiver Stress?

Posted: 7/8/2016 7:19 PM by Interim HealthCare

Have you wondered what factors can contribute to caregiver stress? Here are some of the big causes.

4 Tips to Help Your Senior Loved One Avoid Psoriasis Flare-ups

Posted: 7/7/2016 3:11 PM by Interim HealthCare

Psoriasis can be embarrassing, especially during a flare-up when your loved one's skin can become red and scaly. It's also painful, and a diagnosis of psoriasis can be overwhelming both to you and to your loved one. The best option for you as a family caregiver is to help your loved one to do everything that she can in order to avoid a flare-up. Once her psoriasis is under better control, she'l...

​What Are the Middle Stages of Alzheimer's Disease Like with Your Loved One?

Posted: 7/1/2016 3:30 PM by Interim HealthCare

If your loved one is in the middle stages of Alzheimer's disease, you may be wondering what to expect.

Red Cross Blood Drive at the Treeo Senior Living Center South Ogden Utah

Posted: 7/1/2016 10:01 AM by Interim HealthCare

The American Red Cross is calling all eligible donors to step up, roll up a sleeve, and give blood as soon as possible.

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