Oral Health for the Elderly

Elderly Care in San Mateo CA: Any family caregiver for aging loved ones soon realizes that it’s important to emphasize their oral health. Due to age, certain dental issues and mouth problems can have a greater impact than when elderly people were younger. Even small issues can increase or worsen without proper care and a visit to the dentist regularly.

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Food Safety Tips for Summer Celebrations

Elder Care in Pacifica CA: Summer is right around the corner, and if you are like many people your thoughts are moving toward the fun summertime celebrations that you will enjoy with your loved ones. One of the most common forms of these activities is cookouts.

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Recognizing Anxiety in your Aging Parent

Home Care Services in San Francisco CA: While most people experience anxiety to some degree, the elderly seem to be particularly vulnerable. This may be due to the numerous changes that are taking place in rapid succession such as retirement, decreasing social networks and changes in the home environment.

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National Egg Month: Egg Nutrition and Seniors

Home Care in Claremont CA: The appetite of most seniors is not what it used to be. With a range of factors contributing to the decline, many elderly people struggle to keep weight on or to get the nutrients they need. Family caregivers and home care aides that prepare meals for seniors need to make every bite count, so what better food to provide nutrition, taste and cost all at once than eggs?

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What You Should Know About Bladder Cancer Awareness Day

Senior Care in Pacifica CA: May 6 is Bladder Cancer Awareness Day. As a family caregiver, one of your greatest tools is awareness, and this is the ideal opportunity for you to learn more about this type of cancer so that you are prepared to either help your loved one reduce their risk for developing this type of cancer, or to give them the care that they need to handle this condition in the best way possible should it develop during the course of their later years.

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