September 2017

Interim HealthCare Blogs

​How Can You Help Your Aging Adult Be More Open with Others about Alzheimer's Disease?

Posted: 9/29/2017 5:50 PM by Interim HealthCare

Some aging adults who have Alzheimer's disease feel uncomfortable with other people knowing about the diagnosis. Even if your elderly family member is only in the beginning stages, she may be extremely concerned about what other people think.

​How Can You Talk to Your Aging Adult about End-of-life Issues?

Posted: 9/22/2017 3:51 PM by Interim HealthCare

Talking about death and other end-of-life issues isn't naturally easy for most people. Even if you've been a caregiver for a long time, you might have trouble coming up with the best way to address this topic with your loved one.

​What Can You Do if You Suspect Your Elderly Loved One Isn't a Safe Driver Anymore?

Posted: 9/19/2017 1:39 PM by Interim HealthCare

It's one thing to suspect that your elderly loved one shouldn't be driving anymore. It's entirely another to start to take action on that suspicion. Where do you begin?

How Do You Handle a Caregiver Arrangement You Do Not Want?

Posted: 9/18/2017 11:05 AM by Interim HealthCare

Most people would want to believe that those who take on the role of being a family caregiver for their aging parent do so out of love and a desire to care for them. This, however, is not always the case.

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