January 2017

Interim HealthCare Blogs

Caring for your Parent after a Diagnosis of Cataracts

Posted: 1/27/2017 9:06 AM by Interim HealthCare

Finding out that they have developed cataracts can leave your parent feeling uncertain and afraid about the future of their eyesight. Offering them hope when faced with this diagnosis will ease their fears and instill confidence.

​Making the Bathroom a Safer Place for Your Aging Parent

Posted: 1/20/2017 3:29 PM by Interim HealthCare

With a few minor changes, the bathroom no longer needs to be the most dangerous room, but can actually be a safe space for your senior loved one.

​Home Care Options Help Alleviate Stress for Family Caregivers

Posted: 1/13/2017 3:07 PM by Interim HealthCare

Family caregivers often do this type of work because they feel it’s their responsibility. They might be worried about the safety and well-being of an aging parent or other loved one. Since that parent was probably there for them through the most difficult moments of their life, they feel it’s their duty to return the favor.

​5 Starting Points to Discussing Home Care When You’re Supporting Mom

Posted: 1/5/2017 3:05 PM by Interim HealthCare

You want to sit down and talk about home care with your mother. She may be in her 70s or 80s and you’ve been helping her as best you can. However, your time is limited and you’ve noticed just how much stress you’re under as a family caregiver.

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