Interim HealthCare Blogs

​Can Pets Improve Your Parents' Mental and Physical Health?

Posted: 4/9/2021 7:55 PM by Interim HealthCare

Your parents are talking about a pet. Have you stopped to consider the benefits of owning a cat or dog?

​Can Your Elderly Loved One Prevent Osteoarthritis?

Posted: 3/26/2021 4:19 PM by Interim HealthCare

Keep reading here today to find out how you can help your elderly loved one to reduce their risk of osteoarthritis.

When a Senior Turns to Outside Care, They Shouldn’t Need to Change What They Normally Do

Posted: 3/10/2021 9:40 AM by Interim HealthCare

Turning to somebody else for help may be difficult for some people to do.

​How Can You Help Your Elderly Loved One with Prescription Drug Safety?

Posted: 2/19/2021 4:10 PM by Interim HealthCare

It is important for you and other family caregivers to know how to help your elderly loved one with prescription drug safety

​Six Nursing Services Offered With Home Health Care

Posted: 2/5/2021 3:40 PM by Interim HealthCare

Home health care is a branch of home care that extends beyond routine tasks like housekeeping and laundry.

​How to Keep Your Elderly Loved One Safe Starting Today

Posted: 1/22/2021 5:09 PM by Interim HealthCare

Continue reading to learn all about how you can keep your elderly loved one safe starting today.

Four Tips for Coping When You’re Overwhelmed

Posted: 1/8/2021 4:41 PM by Interim HealthCare

Being a family caregiver is sometimes overwhelming, but there are things you can do to help yourself.

​Five Ways to Kick Winter Blues to the Curb

Posted: 12/29/2020 9:59 PM by Interim HealthCare

Winter blues can hit anyone at any age. Older adults who've experienced decades of winter's darker days are not immune.

​Healthy Skin Information for Your Elderly Loved One

Posted: 12/4/2020 2:15 PM by Interim HealthCare

The good news is that it isn’t too difficult to help your elderly loved one care for their skin.

​Exercising Can Help with Fall Prevention in the Elderly

Posted: 11/20/2020 3:40 PM by Interim HealthCare

Do you want to help your elderly loved one prevent falls? If so, it is important to learn more about how exercising can help them.

​How Home Care Helped Harriet Find Peace

Posted: 11/9/2020 1:36 PM by Interim HealthCare

Harriet felt antsy. She thought she probably needed to move. Her two story home was getting too big for her 89-year-old body to keep up with.

​Four Types of Indoor Air Quality Concerns

Posted: 10/23/2020 6:03 PM by Interim HealthCare

You can’t do a lot about outdoor air quality, but you can do quite a bit about indoor air quality.

​That Slip and Fall Accident May Have Been Avoidable

Posted: 10/9/2020 1:41 PM by Interim HealthCare

Slips and falls that result in hospital readmissions may be avoided with home modifications.

​What Can You Do When Your Senior Doesn’t Want Advice?

Posted: 9/24/2020 3:52 PM by Interim HealthCare

Sometimes your senior doesn’t want your advice and that can be tough to handle, especially if you feel as if you know what’s right.

What Do You Need to Know to Help a Senior Recover from a Stroke?

Posted: 9/4/2020 6:46 PM by Interim HealthCare

Recovering from a stroke can be a lengthy process and it can be physically and emotionally demanding

​Cataracts and Your Elderly Loved One: What Do You Need to Know?

Posted: 8/21/2020 6:50 PM by Interim HealthCare

To help your elderly loved one take better care of their eye health, there are some things you should know about cataracts.

​Can Hepatitis C Be Cured?

Posted: 8/12/2020 2:33 PM by Interim HealthCare

If your aging relative has recently been diagnosed with hepatitis C, you may be seeking more information about the disease, including whether it can be cured.

​What Should You Do if Someone You Love Falls?

Posted: 8/12/2020 1:18 PM by Interim HealthCare

A fall is potentially really dangerous for an aging adult. Here’s what to do if your senior falls.

​Four Steps to Easing Caregiver Stress

Posted: 8/12/2020 12:45 PM by Interim HealthCare

Keeping yourself emotionally and physically healthy is vital if you’re going to keep being a caregiver.

Will a Plant-Based Diet Help Your Elderly Loved One?

Posted: 6/19/2020 4:55 PM by Interim HealthCare

Many younger adults are finding that a plant-based diet helps them to live a healthier lifestyle. They eliminate eggs, dairy, and meat from their diets.

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