February 2013

Interim HealthCare Blogs

What To Do When A Senior Loved One Becomes Confused

Posted: 2/28/2013 10:26 AM by Interim HealthCare

The problem with a sudden decrease in mental clarity is it can be awfully concerning for delirium. In delirium, a person develops problems with thinking and attention, which are a significant change from the person’s usual mental abilities. Unlike problems like dementia, or stroke, which involve damage directly affecting the brain, delirium is usually a side effect of another illness or stress ...

Have a Heart this Valentine’s Day for your Senior Loved One

Posted: 2/13/2013 11:47 AM by Interim HealthCare

Interim HealthCare of Nanuet understands that Valentine’s Day can be a lonely holiday for most seniors. Some of whom may have lost a spouse. Valentine's activities that aim to involve elderly persons and take into account their medical and dietary needs may not only keep loneliness at bay, but might also add some fun to Valentine's Day for your senior loved one.

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