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Could Working at Home Help You with Caregiving?

Posted March 5, 2019 • Working from home can help you to be there for your senior family member as much as you want to be, but you might need some help.

What Can You Do When Other Family Members Just Don’t Understand?

Posted February 26, 2019 • Convincing your senior that she needs help is difficult enough, but well-meaning relatives can undo all of your hard work in one sentence.

Do you know someone who is planning to have surgery?

Posted February 21, 2019 • Solutions for Living at home offers Hospital/Transitional Care

How Can You Help a Senior with COPD Keep Weight On?

Posted February 19, 2019 • One of the big challenges facing a senior with COPD is keeping weight on their body.

Recognizing the Signs of a Heart Attack in Aging Adults

Posted February 12, 2019 • Elderly adults are at a much higher risk of having a heart attack, but whether the heart attack leads to tragedy can often depend on how quickly emergency treatment can be administered.

How Can You Destress Immediately?

Posted February 5, 2019 • Sometimes you're in a situation as a caregiver that immediately stresses you. What can you do right then to release that stress.

Memory Loss and Alzheimer's Disease

Posted January 29, 2019 • One of the biggest symptoms of Alzheimer's disease for most people is memory loss. But when is memory loss normal and when is it something to be more concerned about? Some people don't realize that there are normal degrees of memory problems, which might make them defensive about those instances.

Seniors Can Benefit from Dance Classes

Posted January 21, 2019 • Experts agree that with a doctor’s approval, elderly adults can benefit from regular exercise. However, many aging adults don’t like to do it. To improve their health, strength, and balance, it’s important that seniors do something to get their bodies moving. Many seniors are finding that elderly dance classes are a wonderful way to get some exercise in, and they can socialize and have fun in the process. Family caregivers with elderly adults should investigate the benefits of dance classes for...

Solutions for Living at Home Transportation

Posted January 15, 2019 • Solutions for Living at Home offers transportation for clients with the assistance of a Solutions Partner.

In-Home Care and Seniors with COPD

Posted January 15, 2019 • When your aging mom or dad is diagnosed with a chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), it can feel overwhelming and frightening. It means that you both need to take a good look at the living situation and make some decisions about your aging parent’s daily care. COPD can have a significant effect on an aging adult’s ability to live independently, often requiring in-home care provider services and extra attention from a family caregiver.