Tag Archives: Caregivers Phoenix

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

Boosting Memory Power With Age

Everyone forgets things sometimes, and we’ve all accepted that it happens more with age. Yet, scientific studies show that memory is like a muscle and if we exercise it regularly and care for it, we can improve it, even while we age. Boosting memory may be an especially crucial if you have an aging loved […]

Posted on April 3, 2015

Keep A Healthy, Happy Attitude As A Caregiver

There is no way around it: acting in the role of caregiver for a loved one who can no longer care for themselves is demanding work. Many home health caregivers in Phoenix experience burn out as a normal reaction to the stress of the job. Many caregivers find themselves prioritizing a patient’s health and happiness […]

Posted on March 6, 2015

10 Best Foods to Boost Your Brainpower

The loss of mental sharpness is a major concern for most older adults. In addition to tools and activities that seniors can apply to boost brainpower, there are also certain foods that contribute to a healthy brain. The in home care experts at Cypress have compiled the top 10. Whole Grains The brain, like all […]

Posted on September 5, 2014

Tools for Maintaining Mental Sharpness as You Age

With age comes wisdom, the saying goes. Unfortunately, age also delivers a mental fuzziness that impedes comprehension, recollection, and decision-making. Losing mental edge does not, however, have to be inevitable. Here are five things seniors in home care can do to maintain mental sharpness. 1. Control “Oxidative Stress” Oxidation in the body is a rusting […]

Posted on August 8, 2014

Keys to Senior Fitness

As we age, physical fitness becomes more important than ever. Regular exercise and healthy eating habits are key to sustaining energy, maintaining independence, and managing pain. An active lifestyle also helps seniors improve memory, regulate moods, and stay focused. A regular schedule for sleep, exercise, and nutritious eating should be part of all in home […]

Posted on July 11, 2014

The Challenges and Rewards of Caregiving

When an elderly loved one can no longer fully care for themselves, the responsibility is commonly taken on by family members. What often begins as part-time help such as paying bills or driving Mom or Dad to appointments may quickly become full-time work. 45 million Americans are currently struggling to balance their own lives while […]

Posted on June 13, 2014

7 Reasons to Become a Caregiver Today

Becoming a family caregiver in Phoenix requires unwavering dedication, stamina, and hard work– both physical and mental. While it is a challenging and all-encompassing career, caregiving also offers profound rewards for those who look past its demands and approach the job with compassion. If you are considering a job with a caregiver agency, here are […]

Posted on May 16, 2014