January 2018

Interim HealthCare Blogs

Could Home Care Keep Your Parent from Getting Hypothermia?

Posted: 1/26/2018 6:00 PM by Interim HealthCare

Older adults are more susceptible to hypothermia because of age-related changes. So, during these winter months, its especially important that we pay a little closer attention to the seniors in our lives.

How Can You Tell Other Family Members about a Scary Diagnosis?

Posted: 1/19/2018 4:24 PM by Interim HealthCare

Learning that your senior has been given a scary diagnosis is frightening enough for you as her caregiver. But how can you tell other family members? The trick is to stick with a process that focuses on educating other family members.

​What is Vertigo?

Posted: 1/12/2018 5:34 PM by Interim HealthCare

According to ENTToday, as many as 70 percent of adults over the age of 65 experience vertigo from time to time. Vertigo can be especially serious for older adults as it may cause them to fall and injure themselves.

​How Can You Start Your Day as a Caregiver without Feeling Behind?

Posted: 1/5/2018 6:33 PM by Interim HealthCare

All too often, family caregivers feel behind even before their feet hit the floor in the morning. If that describes you, then some of these tips might help you to feel more ready to face each day.

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