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Why Giving Up Control When You Have Alzheimer’s Isn’t Easy

While all diseases affect family dynamics, none are quite as powerful as Alzheimer’s. Family dynamics swiftly change once someone is diagnosed with this disease. Changes often lead to the affected member having to relinquish control over finances and medical decisions. While this is hard on all members of the family, it is especially hard on […]

Posted on October 2, 2015

Typical Duties of a Personal In-Home Caregiver

One of the nicest things about growing older is the fact that you can stay in your own home. Unfortunately, many elderly needing dementia care in Paradise Valley find themselves unable to sustain themselves there any longer, especially when they start to find it difficult to perform even routine basic tasks. Then, many times they […]

Posted on September 18, 2015

Not a Nurse, Nor a Babysitter: The Benefits of In-Home Care Services

When you’re not available to be there for your loved ones when they need special care, you can rely on in-home care services. There are many benefits to knowing that your aging parent or other loved one is being well cared for at home, maybe even with a Phoenix Alzheimer’s specialist. Being at Home is […]

Posted on September 4, 2015

What is Compassionate Care and How to Achieve It For Your Aging Loved Ones?

Caring for anyone who has health-related issues can be a real challenge. When it comes to deciding what to do with an aging parent or other loved one, there are definite issues that need to be addressed sooner rather than later. As people live longer lives, there are responsibilities that can seem overwhelming to the […]

Posted on July 24, 2015

Questions To Ask a Potential In-Home Caregiver

The time may come when you will have to consider an in-home caregiver or memory care in Scottsdale for you or someone in your family. If you go through an agency, many upfront concerns will be handled by them. If you are looking for someone on your own, then it’s best to know exactly what […]

Posted on July 10, 2015

Living Alone: Tips on Organization and Emergency Preparedness

There are many elderly care options in Phoenix, but many seniors choose to age in place rather than move to a senior care facility in Phoenix, and this option comes with many benefits. Staying in a familiar setting means that they don’t have to deal with a disruptive move. Staying at home can encourage seniors […]

Posted on June 26, 2015

How To Make A First Aid Kit For A Senior

Parents of young children know how important it is to always know where to locate a first aid kit. For caregivers of a Phoenix senior, it’s just as important to be prepared for emergencies and a well-stocked first aid kit is a basic Phoenix home health care solution. Whether you buy a first aid kit, […]

Posted on June 12, 2015