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By Doris Kasold, 11:44 pm on July 16, 2014

Although most elderly individuals are considered to be both frugal and money-wise, seniors are capable of making major financial mistakes. These errors might be caused by a pervasive sense of goodwill or a need for immediate financial relief. Either way, these actions can have a devastating and lasting impact on…

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

It’s only natural that as our loved ones age, more assistance may be required in performing basic daily chores such as cooking, light housekeeping, bathing and grooming. While seniors may recognize that some help is needed, the majority of older adults shun the thought of living in an institutionalized setting…

By Doris Kasold, 11:56 pm on June 25, 2014

Caring for your loved one after a dementia diagnosis can seem overwhelming, especially for inexperienced first-time family caregivers. In order to provide the highest level of care to your loved one, it will be important to learn as much about the progressive disease as possible. And of course, as you…

By Doris Kasold, 8:00 am on June 18, 2014

The brain undergoes significant changes as it ages, leaving it more vulnerable to memory loss and overall cognitive decline. While there is no way to completely prevent the onset of severe memory loss or associated conditions such as dementia, researchers claim there are foods that can bolster brain power and…

By Doris Kasold, 8:00 am on June 11, 2014

Although there are many things that seniors need to do to attain optimal wellness, maintaining a healthy weight is particularly important. As a Clearwater home care agency that specializes in offering care to seniors within their own homes, we recognize the role that weight management can play in helping the…

By Doris Kasold, 8:00 am on June 4, 2014

In-home care gives your aging family member the dignity, familiarity and comfort of familiar surroundings while still providing them with the practical help they need. Unfortunately, hiring a private caregiver rather than working through a reliable provider of home care, Clearwater families can count on, may open your family up…