December 2017

Interim HealthCare Blogs

​Keeping a Senior with Dementia Safe During the Night

Posted: 12/29/2017 2:23 PM by Interim HealthCare

Problems sleeping is a common problem in people with dementia. Unfortunately, it’s not just a problem for those with dementia, it’s also a difficult behavior for caregivers to deal with.

When Should Your Aging Adult Consider a Professional Driving Evaluation?

Posted: 12/22/2017 4:59 PM by Interim HealthCare

There may be certain times in your elderly family member's driving life when an evaluation from a professional driving expert can put both her and your worries to the rest. Here are just a few of the situations in which this might be a good idea.

Three Ways to Keep the Heat in Your Parents' Home When They Struggle With Home Upkeep

Posted: 12/12/2017 5:58 PM by Interim HealthCare

Heating season is on its way. When money's tight, which is common on a fixed retirement income, keeping bills low is essential.

​What Questions Should Your Elderly Family Member Ask Her Doctor Before Starting to Exercise?

Posted: 12/8/2017 4:24 PM by Interim HealthCare

When your aging family member talks to her doctor about exercise, it helps to have some specific questions in mind. This can help your senior and you get the answers you need to put together a solid plan.

​Help Seniors Stay Close to Best Friends

Posted: 12/1/2017 3:20 PM by Interim HealthCare

Just because your elderly parent is growing older doesn’t mean that they don’t enjoy spending time with their friends. Many friendships between seniors have lasted for decades as they’ve weathered the ups and downs of life together.

Need Help at Home?

Send us your questions about home care or a specific request. We're here to help.