January 2019

Interim HealthCare Blogs

THE IMPORTANCE OF HUMAN CONNECTIONS AND AGING WELL

Posted: 1/29/2019 7:57 AM by Interim HealthCare

Research shows that seniors with satisfying social relationships live longer and healthier lives compared to those with little or no socialization. Most seniors value their fulfilling relationships with family and friends second only to health as the most important area in their life*. The importance of socialization is further emphasized by the World Health Organization, which reported that i...

Senior Care in Albany: When is it time?

Posted: 1/24/2019 3:36 PM by Interim HealthCare

As you've watched your parents grow older, a part of you has probably been waiting for the time when your family will need to make important decisions about their comfort and care. As hard as it can be to accept that the people who raised you may not be able to care for themselves, it's better to work out a senior care plan before one of your older relatives in Albany, NY are truly at risk at h...

Beat the Winter Blues!

Posted: 1/16/2019 6:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

The winter months are firmly upon us here in the North Country. With the cold temperatures, and sometimes treacherous conditions, everyone is preparing to hunker down indoors! With that in mind, I thought a few tips on how to keep the Winter Blues at bay were in order! This is especially important for the senior population, who are more susceptible.

Are You a Caregiver?

Posted: 1/10/2019 6:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

After being in the home care industry for more than a decade, it never ceases to amaze me when discussing care with a family member and their needs as a caregiver, how often I hear “Oh, I’m not actually a caregiver, I just help out.” Huh? That is exactly what a caregiver is!

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