Posted: 12/30/2013 5:04 PM by
The seminar will be conducted by Interim Healthcare, one of the largest home healthcare agencies in the country. Interim Healthcare has an office at Maple Suites. The seminar will include how to maneuver your canes and walkers on winter ice and snow, how to prevent falls, how to strengthen your body to withstand a fall and precautions to take during winter to minimize your risk of falling.
Posted: 12/18/2013 10:57 AM by
Spread some holiday cheer to seniors who live alone and don't have family. Helping seniors to contribute is also a great way to boost their spirits, perhaps you can help them to donate to charities or a food bank. An example would be delivering toys to Toys for Tots for them or delivering canned goods to a Food Pantry on their behalf. Often, seniors just want someone to listen and help them to...
Posted: 12/9/2013 4:17 PM by
We've all done it - you know, justifying that extra serving of cornbread stuffing or another slice of pumpkin pie because it's the holidays. We know it's not good for us, but we figure our New Year's resolution of weight loss and exercise will take care of the few extra calories in the long term. Those of us who are caring for seniors have to remember that this cycle can cause problems for peop...