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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.

​How Does Your Family Choose a Home Health Care Agency?

Posted: 6/5/2020 8:28 PM by Interim HealthCare

Here are the questions you need to ask to ensure you've chosen the best home health care agency for their needs.

What You Can Expect as Your Senior Ages

Posted: 5/22/2020 12:24 PM by Interim HealthCare

Every person is different as they age, but there are some common things that everyone can foresee happening.

How Can You Get a Handle on Time Management as a Caregiver?

Posted: 5/6/2020 1:52 PM by Interim HealthCare

Managing your time better might be one of your biggest goals as a caregiver.

​What Can Senior Care Do for Older Adults During a Pandemic?

Posted: 4/24/2020 3:23 PM by Interim HealthCare

Senior care can take over care duties, reducing or eliminating the need for multiple family caregivers to come into the home.

​Four Tips for Getting Home Care Lined up for Your Senior

Posted: 4/10/2020 4:58 PM by Interim HealthCare

Ensuring your senior has help from home care services might be a bit of a process. Here’s how you can make it easier.

​Melanoma Risk Factors Everyone Should Know About

Posted: 3/20/2020 1:40 PM by Interim HealthCare

According to Cancer.net, over 7,000 people die from melanoma every year. While you may not be able to prevent melanoma in your elderly loved ones, you can somewhat determine their risk of getting this type of cancer.

4 Things Home Care Can Do with Older Adults on Cold Days

Posted: 3/6/2020 4:39 PM by Interim HealthCare

Wondering what home care can do with seniors on cold days? Here are 4 ideas.

​Does Your Senior’s Home Need Some Sprucing Up to Be Safer?

Posted: 2/21/2020 12:33 PM by Interim HealthCare

Senior Care in Draper UT: Your senior might not notice that her home is getting a little dangerous for her to use. Switching some things up can help.

​Three Ways Other Caregivers Can Help You

Posted: 2/7/2020 3:10 PM by Interim HealthCare

ou might not realize how beneficial it can be to spend time around other caregivers.

Signs That Your Senior Might Benefit From Therapy

Posted: 1/24/2020 3:14 PM by Interim HealthCare

If you are caring for a senior loved one at home, you probably experience all of their changes in mood and can tell when they are having good days and bad days just by saying hello.

​Benefits of Having Senior Care for Your Loved One with Parkinson's

Posted: 1/10/2020 3:37 PM by Interim HealthCare

Since Parkinson’s is more common in people 60 and older, senior care is helpful with your loved ones when even the pre-existing symptoms have been noticed.

​Ovarian Cancer: What Symptoms Should You Watch Out For?

Posted: 12/20/2019 4:41 PM by Interim HealthCare

Do you worry that your elderly loved one may have ovarian cancer? This is scary to think about.

​Why Are Blood Sugar Numbers Important?

Posted: 12/6/2019 5:27 PM by Interim HealthCare

When your older family member goes to the doctor for a checkup, one test the doctor may order is a blood sugar, or blood glucose, test.

​Surprising Ways for Caregivers to Get More Sleep

Posted: 11/21/2019 3:16 PM by Interim HealthCare

When a caregiver is asked how they are feeling, they may respond, “Fine” or “Good.” If they were to tell the truth, a number of them would likely say, “Tired!”

​4 Ways for Seniors to Stay Connected in Their Community

Posted: 11/8/2019 5:25 PM by Interim HealthCare

Here are 4 ways an elderly care provider can help your aging relative to continue being involved in their community.

​How Physical Therapy Can Help Your Senior

Posted: 10/25/2019 5:16 PM by Interim HealthCare

When your senior or loved one gets injured or experiences a prolonged illness, doctors will often recommend physical therapy, which can restore and increase range of motion, flexibility, strength, and coordination.

When Caregiving Feels Overwhelming, Take These Steps

Posted: 10/11/2019 4:38 PM by Interim HealthCare

When you start to feel overwhelmed, take a deep breath and start looking for where you can take action.

​Coping with a Diagnosis of Dementia

Posted: 9/20/2019 4:40 PM by Interim HealthCare

Dementia is an overall term that is used to describe a grouping of symptoms associated with a decline in memory or other cognitive thinking skills that is also severe enough to cause a reduction in a person’s ability to perform everyday tasks.

​5 Hacks to Make Being a Caregiver Easier

Posted: 9/5/2019 1:01 PM by Interim HealthCare

As a family caregiver, you no doubt come across challenges that sometimes stump you. Or, you may just want to know how to make certain common tasks go more quickly so that you can perhaps have a few moments to yourself.

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