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Avoiding Health Risks Associated with Senior Isolation

In the perfect world, the “Golden Years” would be satisfying and enjoyable, and for many seniors, they are. Unfortunately, in our imperfect world, some seniors live lonely, isolated lives. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, more than 13 million, people, 65 and older, lived alone in 2015. While we know that […]

Posted on April 11, 2017

Questions Before Choosing Home Care Services

Home care appeals to individuals and their family members because clients are able to remain in familiar, meaningful surroundings instead of relocating to assisted living or hospice centers. Many companies offer home care service, and choosing one to entrust with your loved one’s care and personal property is understandably daunting. It’s important to ask the […]

Posted on March 25, 2017

Before You Choose Home Care: What to Know

Home care appeals to individuals and their family members because clients are able to remain in familiar, meaningful surroundings instead of relocating to assisted living or hospice centers. Many companies offer home care service, and choosing one to entrust with your loved one’s care and personal property is understandably daunting. It’s important to ask the […]

Posted on March 24, 2017

Is Homecare Covered by Insurance?

Medicare Medicare covers home care under certain conditions. To be eligible, one has to: receive doctor’s orders for in-home care. use an agency in the Medicare network. be home bound. Medicare covers skilled nursing care, physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech language pathology services. Long-term care is not covered. Medicaid The Federal Government requires that […]

Posted on March 9, 2017

2017 Alzheimer Statistics You Should Know About

Alzheimer’s disease is a condition millions of Americans suffer from. As an individual ages, they become more prone to the disease and other forms of dementia. Due to the aging population of the average American, more people suffer from Alzheimer’s than at any other time. Age of Alzheimer’s Patients Currently 1 in 9 Americans over […]

Posted on February 28, 2017

Why In-home Care is Important to Your Aging Loved One

Choosing a home care companion for your aging loved ones, provides not only physical assistance but also emotional support. Below are some benefits of hiring professional caregivers. Personal Friendship Isolation can deeply affect seniors who live alone and may be unable to visit friends or drive to social events. By matching your loved one with […]

Posted on February 11, 2017

Motivate, Inspire, & Encourage Senior Loved Ones To Exercise

Motivating elderly loved ones to exercise is not as easy as it seems. Even young people today struggle with getting into a good routine to stay healthy. Every person comes with their own preconceptions, fears and beliefs; but many seniors may also come with physical health challenges and a mental mindset that is not easily […]

Posted on January 4, 2017

You’re Not Alone: Tapping into the Jewish Community in Paradise Valley

Today’s seniors have more options than ever before. Affordable home care in Paradise Valley is available for seniors or others requiring extra help around the home. Home care is available to everyone nowadays, and religious customs and dietary requirements can be a part of that home care. Jewish seniors can relax and know that they […]

Posted on October 26, 2016

New Assistive Technology for the Elderly

Some of the best new technology that assists older individuals and their caregivers is actually incorporated into popular products on the general market. Caregivers can use devices such as smartphones, fitness trackers or smart watches to help older relatives track health or daily activities. Those same devices let elderly individuals maintain some of their independence […]

Posted on August 31, 2016