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Social Wellness Month—Why Your Relationships Matter

July is social wellness month, a time dedicated to bringing awareness to the importance of relationships. Research shows that people with a strong social network live longer. Here’s how you can make your relationships better. Social Wellness and Health Isolation or having few social contacts has been proven to have negative and significant health implications. […]

Posted on July 1, 2019

The Longest Day – Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month

The summer solstice, or what we also refer to as the longest day, will soon be here. Given that June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness month, the longest day is the perfect opportunity to raise awareness about Alzheimer’s disease and care. If you or a loved one is facing Alzheimer’s, then here are a few […]

Posted on June 21, 2019

Bipolar Disorder in Older Adults

Bipolar disorder usually targets individuals aged 15-24, but the disorder can definitely appear in older adults as well. While the exact number of older adults with bipolar disorder isn’t known, studies show that 1 in 10 new cases of bipolar disorder occur in adults over 50. How Common is Bipolar Disorder in Older Adults? The […]

Posted on June 1, 2019

Stroke Awareness Month: What You Need to Know

Increase your understanding of strokes and how it affects people’s lives every day. It’s Stroke Awareness Month and that gives you the chance to read up more about strokes. Knowing just a bit can help you save someone’s life—perhaps your own or that of a loved one. Know the Warning Signs About 800,000 strokes happen […]

Posted on May 15, 2019

5 Steps to Take Before Seeing Your Doctor About High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure is a serious concern for older adults, and it’s important to set up an appointment with your doctor about it immediately. However, you can take steps to ensure your doctor’s appointment provides you a more accurate strategy to tackle your high blood pressure. Invest in a High-Quality Home Blood Pressure Monitor You […]

Posted on May 1, 2019

Cypress HomeCare Solutions Joins Honor Care Network

Cypress HomeCare Solutions is excited to announce our inclusion in the Honor Care Network which is comprised of local home care agencies dedicated to improving the quality standards of home care. Cypress will remain an independent business, but gain access to more caregivers, new technology, and a complete support operations solution. Honor Technology, Inc. handles [...]
Posted on April 15, 2019

Signs of Alcoholism

There’s a big difference between casual drinking and alcoholism, and it’s important that you’re able to recognize the signs of an addiction, either for yourself or a loved one. Signs of Alcoholism: Blackouts or memory loss Mood swings Dealing with stress or sadness by consuming alcohol Neglecting responsibilities to drink Neglecting spending time with family […]

Posted on April 15, 2019

Handling Stress When Providing Care for Elderly Parents

About 44 million adult Americans help in providing care for their aging parents. If you’ve taken on this role, then you’re well aware of how stressful it can be. One way to prevent burnout is to hire in-home care services. Read on to know how this can benefit you and your family. Get More Sleep […]

Posted on April 1, 2019

Mental Health and Your Heart

Research shows that loneliness can have devastating effects on older adults, with many seniors who suffer from loneliness or social isolation being more likely to have poor physical as well as mental health. Social Interactions Matter That’s not surprising. Given that humans are social creatures, there’s an inherent need to become a part of a […]

Posted on March 15, 2019