Family Caregivers Performing Medical Tasks

Being a caregiver for loved one is hard work. Family members often hesitate to hire help due to resistance from their relative, financial concerns, or worry about finding someone they can trust. Yet a caregiver might be necessary for many caregivers, who often lack the skills needed to perform medical caregiving tasks. Here are a few […]

Posted on October 11, 2017

The Oral Systemic Connection

  This guest blog was generously provided by Dr. Jim Kelly Dentistry. Dr. Kelly has been practicing dentistry since 1983 and has had his own practice here in Phoenix since 2015. The oral cavity is the gateway to the rest of the human body. As goes the health and wellness of the teeth and gums, so […]

Posted on September 28, 2017

October, 2017 Events

In addition to our regular community events like blood pressure readings and support groups, Cypress will also be running a Memory Training Class – a fun and interactive class teaching ways to build and maintain a strong brain.  We’ll also be taking part at the Benevilla Caregiver Connect event. October Events

Posted on September 27, 2017

5 Reasons to Change Attitudes About Aging

Aging is something that we all do. Yet the stigma around the aging process creates negativity, and can even diminish our esteem toward older adults. It can have real, detrimental effects on our health. Here are 5 reasons to change attitudes about aging: 1. Living longer is a good thing (we just have to prepare for […]

Posted on September 27, 2017