Are You Putting Off a Move to Assisted Living?
There are many reasons for delaying a move to assisted living. Here are the most common reasons and ways to overcome them.
What to Do When a Caregiver Isn't the Right Fit
Even if you thought your hired caregiver had the right personality and skill set, it may be necessary to fire them if they aren't the right fit. Read our tips on how to handle this intricate situation with your family.
The Forecast of Alzheimer's By State
Cases of Alzheimer's disease are increasing at a startling rate, see the progression by state from 2000, 2010, 2025 and 2050.
How to Deal With Aggression and Dementia
Aggression is one of the worst parts of caring for a parent or senior loved one with dementia, but you’re not powerless. Having a number of strategies on hand to deploy whenever you need them gives you the means to handle a loved one’s aggression any time it rears its head. Learn more about how to cope …
How Seasonal Sundowning Can Affect Seniors With Alzheimer’s
Autumn is a favorite season for many, but this time of year can also bring about seasonal sundowning in aging loved ones. If you are a caregiver of a parent with Alzheimer’s, you may be interested in learning more about sundowning, which can bring about increased agitation, confusion and memory loss in a senior loved one. Read more.
How to Get the Very Best Senior Care for Dad and Mom
As you consider senior care for your parents, the last thing you want is for them to end up in a worse situation than before. But how can you be sure that Dad and Mom will receive the very best care in a senior living community? Read our tips.