Assisted Living: 3 Tips To Help An Aging Loved One Adjust

14 July 2018
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Moving your loved one from home to an assisted living facility is a big change, and it is a change that will take some time for everyone to get used to. In many cases, senior citizens feel as if the change was not one that they got to choose; instead, it was a change that was forced upon them. As a result, things are even more difficult for you. However, there are things that you can do to help make the overall transition a bit smoother for your loved one. Read More 

3 Options For Determining If You Qualify For Medicaid

1 December 2016
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Medicaid is a health insurance option that is provided for some low-income individuals, including many elderly people. If you are a low-income individual, there is a chance that you qualify for Medicaid without even realizing it. If this is the case, signing up is a good way to ensure that you are getting the healthcare that you need, even if you are on a tight budget. These are a few ways that you can determine if you qualify for Medicaid. Read More 

Does Your Aging Parent Have An Upcoming Surgery? Find An Assisted Living Center To Help With Recovery

28 July 2016
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Do you have an aging parent scheduled for surgery and you aren't sure who is going to take care of them while they recover, or how long the recovery is going to take? If this is the situation you are dealt with, you may want to look into assisted living centers in your area. There are assisted living centers where your parent can get the care that they need, and where they can stay until they are fully healed. Read More 

Keeping Your Elderly Parent Active While In A Nursing Home

5 July 2016
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If your aging parent just moved into a nursing home (such as Hillcrest Nursing Center), their physical well-being is most likely going to be one of the main concerns you have on your mind. If they have difficulty with mobility issues, it will be important that they exercise their muscles in an attempt to retain their strength. Failing to keep active can lead to deteriorating muscles and even worse mobility. Here are some steps you can take to ensure your parent gets enough exercise while staying in a nursing home. Read More 

How To Help Your Loved One Remember To Take His Or Her Medicine

22 April 2016
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Your loved one's medications play a major role in his or her ability to remember and think clearly. However, it can be very difficult to remember what medications your loved one is required to take and on what days. As a result, you will need to create a system that can make it more manageable to remember what medications must be taken so that your loved one doesn't forget or takes the same medication more than once. Read More