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By Doris Kasold, 9:00 am on March 3, 2020

If your aging parent has recently decided to start using the Internet, you need to come up with a comprehensive plan for helping him or her do it safely. While the Internet can be an incredible tool for older adults, there are potential risks around every corner. Luckily, with a…

By Doris Kasold, 9:00 am on February 28, 2020

Based on some promising research detailed in the following infographic, it turns out that those who have survived a previous cancer diagnosis may be less likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease. However, some seniors may still get the disease and require professional Alzheimer’s care. Clearwater families can count on Home Care…

By Doris Kasold, 9:00 am on February 28, 2020

Researchers have determined that, over the next two decades and beyond, the number of individuals in the aging population who are living with Alzheimer’s or similar forms of dementia is expected to grow considerably. The following infographic details a few key statistics related to these projections. What this means for…

By Doris Kasold, 9:00 am on February 25, 2020

Following a healthy diet could lower your senior loved one’s risk of various conditions, including dementia, diabetes, and arthritis. Healthy foods provide nutritional value that boosts independence and longevity by keeping the body functioning as its best. Below you’ll find some of the most nutritious foods for seniors and details…

By Doris Kasold, 9:00 am on February 20, 2020

Though Alzheimer’s can lead to challenges with memory, there are several other ways the disease may impact an older adult’s health. The Clearwater Alzheimer’s care experts at Home Care Assistance have put together an infographic listing some of the common signs a senior might have developed Alzheimer’s disease. If you…

By Doris Kasold, 9:00 am on February 18, 2020

There are quite a few reasons seniors might want to earn a little extra money on the side. In addition to helping them cover some of their expenses, side jobs can keep them mentally stimulated and engaged with the world. Here’s a quick glimpse at five things older adults can…

By Doris Kasold, 9:00 am on February 11, 2020

With so much attention put toward helping seniors stay physically healthy, people sometimes forget their emotional wellbeing is just as crucial. Seniors face many issues, such as losing spouses and being alone too much during the day, that can cause emotional difficulties. Recognizing why emotional wellbeing is so important for…

By Doris Kasold, 9:00 am on February 4, 2020

Over the last few years, doctors have learned an incredible amount about the biological mechanisms behind dementia and how this pervasive condition develops. While diet most likely won’t cause dementia, some foods and drinks can exacerbate some of the symptoms, which is just one of the reasons you should keep…

By Doris Kasold, 9:00 am on January 28, 2020

Unhealthy lifestyles tend to show their effects as people begin to age. While seniors cannot do much about the follies of their youth, they do have a new chance to start anew that begins today. These are the healthiest lifestyle changes seniors can make to see dramatic impacts on their…

By Doris Kasold, 9:00 am on January 21, 2020

Having mobility issues doesn’t mean seniors have to slow down or stop being active. If you have an older family member who is no longer as mobile as he or she once was, there are still ways your loved one can remain active and engaged. Feel free to draw inspiration…