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By Doris Kasold, 4:27 pm on October 29, 2014

And how can it help seniors with cognitive disorders? Cognitive conditions pose a very unique set of challenges for aging adults and their family members. Though medications, emotional support and help with day-to-day living can aid in managing some symptoms, seniors in Florida with neurodegenerative conditions will usually require assistance…

By Doris Kasold, 8:28 pm on October 21, 2014

The University of South Florida, also known as USF, is making major headway with the expansion of its Parkinson’s disease research department. The doctors who lead this department, such as Dr. Sanchez-Ramos, are increasing services to people with the disease as well as raising more research funds in the hopes…

By Doris Kasold, 8:00 am on October 14, 2014

“A wealth of scientific and anecdotal evidence demonstrates precisely that it’s when people have surpassed many of life’s big landmarks that their overall satisfaction and happiness peaks,” according to a recent Huffington Post article¹. The article goes on to say that most adults experience two peaks in happiness during their…

By Doris Kasold, 8:00 am on September 30, 2014

This two-part series on life-saving technology for senior adults in Tampa, FL is a “must read.” Not only do these medical alert devices have the potential to save an aging adult’s life, but they also provide peace of mind and help for Clearwater caregivers.. If you haven’t already, click here…

By Doris Kasold, 4:53 pm on September 23, 2014

Technology has come a long way in recent years and many experts have created extremely helpful and potentially life-saving devices for senior adults. The senior care experts at Home Care Clearwater have taken the time to compile a list of the latest and greatest devices that aim to protect the…

By Doris Kasold, 8:00 am on September 16, 2014

Unfortunately, senior citizens often battle health issues that decrease mobility and make independence difficult. This can mean staying home most of the time and relying on family members or an in-home senior caregiver in Clearwater, FL to provide care and needed personal items. It is important, however, to get your…

By Doris Kasold, 8:00 am on September 9, 2014

As people age, they often inadvertently adopt more sedentary behaviors and may withdrawal from the outdoors. However, participation in outdoor activities is vital to overall health and well-being. Being outdoors and participating in outdoor activities has a host of benefits including: Vitamin D exposure: Sunlight is an excellent source of…

By Doris Kasold, 8:00 am on August 27, 2014

If you are caring for your loved one they are living with Alzheimer’s, you are well aware of the various challenges that can accompany day to day life. However, even with these challenges, it is possible for your loved one to lead a healthy, safe and fulfilled life. Below are…

By Doris Kasold, 5:21 pm on August 20, 2014

You don’t have to be a caregiver for long to realize that it is one of the toughest jobs in the world. It can leave you mentally, physically and emotionally drained and at times, more than a little overwhelmed. However, even when you are providing your loved one home care,…

By Doris Kasold, 4:54 pm on August 13, 2014

Sweet juices, a delicate tartness, and plump to the touch – peaches offer one of the best tastes on Earth. Having branched out from the native wild peach groves of China, this delicious fruit has been praised by individuals around the world for their many benefits: nutrients, medicinal effects and…