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Is it Possible to Exercise with Arthritis?

By Kevin Bilderback | Jan 16, 2018 | Comments Off on Is it Possible to Exercise with Arthritis?
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Your elderly family member might not believe it, but exercising even though she has arthritis can actually help. there are a few things to keep in mind, though. Talk to Her Doctor before You Start Something New The biggest thing to remember about exercise and arthritis is that your senior’s doctor needs to be involved.…

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Elderly Parent Won’t Listen to You? 5 Steps to Help

By Kevin Bilderback | Jan 9, 2018 | Comments Off on Elderly Parent Won’t Listen to You? 5 Steps to Help
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One of the biggest worries that elderly people have as they age is losing their independence. When it becomes obvious that they need help with tasks around house and with self-care that they’ve managed to do on their own for decades, it can be frustrating and frightening. Often, this is the reason behind why elderly…

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Six Quick Fixes to Make Around Your Mom’s Home to Improve Her Safety

By Kevin Bilderback | Jan 2, 2018 | Comments Off on Six Quick Fixes to Make Around Your Mom’s Home to Improve Her Safety
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Your mom lives alone. You check on her once a week, but that doesn’t ease your worries. You want to make sure she’s safe. Here are six quick fixes that will improve her safety. Check Stair Rails and Steps Inside and Out Check the handrails on all stairs inside and outside the house. Make sure…

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Some Ways to Become an Advocate for Your Senior Adult on a Bigger Level

By Kevin Bilderback | Dec 26, 2017 | Comments Off on Some Ways to Become an Advocate for Your Senior Adult on a Bigger Level
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You may not have ever thought about becoming an advocate for your senior family member, but some caregivers find that it helps them to feel like they’re accomplishing something for all elderly folks. If you’re feeling the urge, but you’re not sure what to do, consider these ideas. Educate Yourself on Policy Issues that Affect…

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What’s Your Respite Care Plan?

By Kevin Bilderback | Dec 20, 2017 | Comments Off on What’s Your Respite Care Plan?
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If you haven’t already sat down and outlined a plan for respite care, you need to do so as soon as you can. This might take you some time and several different planning sessions to work out, but it’s worth the time that you put into formulating a solid plan. Figure out What You Need…

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Helping Your Senior Find the Right Treatment for Their Crohn’s Disease

By Kevin Bilderback | Dec 12, 2017 | Comments Off on Helping Your Senior Find the Right Treatment for Their Crohn’s Disease
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If your aging parent has recently been diagnosed with Crohn’s disease, both of you might be experiencing a sense of relief. They have been struggling with symptoms that can be extremely challenging and make a negative impact on their quality of life, and as their adult child you do not want to see them struggling…

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Don’t Ignore These RA Symptoms

By Kevin Bilderback | Dec 6, 2017 | Comments Off on Don’t Ignore These RA Symptoms
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When an older adult has rheumatoid arthritis (RA), they are familiar with the usual pain and swelling that occurs with the condition. However, there may be times with their symptoms are different or when new symptoms crop up. When that happens, it’s important to pay attention and report symptom changes to the senior’s doctor. Below…

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What Can You Do if Your Senior Needs More Help but You Live Far Away?

By Kevin Bilderback | Nov 28, 2017 | Comments Off on What Can You Do if Your Senior Needs More Help but You Live Far Away?
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More and more caregivers live far away from their aging adults these days and it doesn’t have to be as complicated as it feels. Some of these steps are ones you can take before your elderly family member needs much in the way of extra help so that you’re ready. Keep the Lines of Communication…

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Tips for Helping Your Senior Deal With Diabetic Nerve Pain

By Kevin Bilderback | Nov 21, 2017 | Comments Off on Tips for Helping Your Senior Deal With Diabetic Nerve Pain
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Between 60 and 70 percent of people who are living with diabetes develop neuropathy, also known as diabetic nerve pain. This can range from mild to very severe, and should be an important focus of your efforts as a family caregiver. Addressing this pain effectively is an important part of protecting your parent’s health and…

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Can Home Care Help When Caring for a Senior with Alzheimer’s?

By Kevin Bilderback | Nov 14, 2017 | Comments Off on Can Home Care Help When Caring for a Senior with Alzheimer’s?
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It is hard to think about giving a senior “too much” care when you are a family caregiver for them, especially when they are dealing with a challenging health issue such as Alzheimer’s disease. The reality, however, is that you can take over to a degree that is excessive and that can limit your aging…

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