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Providing senior in-home care tips and stories for everything related to senior care.

Safe Exercise Tools for Seniors

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Jul 10, 2018 5:30:00 PM

Seniors today are not just living longer than their ancestors - they're staying more active and fit, too. Seniors and their caregivers realize that exercise regiments like strength training or yoga can dramatically improve their quality of life - and even their mental health and social life.

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Prepping Your Senior Physically and Mentally for a Family Reunion

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Jun 19, 2018 5:30:00 PM

Prepping your senior for a family reunion can have two components. You have to physically prep them for the event, making sure that they're comfortable and having a good time. You also have to prep them mentally so that they don't get overstimulated. This is especially true if your senior has any memory issues or suffers from Alzheimer's or dementia.

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Baby Boomers Have Redefined Retirement And It Is A Beautiful Thing!

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Jun 5, 2018 5:30:00 PM

Retirement is one of the most anticipated phases of life. The main reason was traditionally the obvious, no longer reporting to work. But beyond that, those of previous generations didn't have big plans for how to use retirement. But baby boomers are shaking things up. Here are some of the ways they have redefined retirement.

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5 Ways Seniors Can Improve Brain Health

Posted by Ruby Cemental on May 22, 2018 5:30:00 PM

As we age, our bodies don't perform as well as they did when we were younger. Our hearing starts to fade, along with our mental capabilities, and other bodily functions. But aging doesn't have to mean losing your memory or becoming senile. Here are five ways seniors can improve brain health.

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The Rising Cost of End of Life Surgery

Posted by Ruby Cemental on May 8, 2018 5:30:00 PM

Surgery near the end of life is very common, but is it always the right choice? The surgery can be costly and is not guaranteed to improve the quality of life. End of life care is starting to change though to help patients experience less pain and suffering towards the end of life.

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Senior Severe Weather Survival Guide

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Apr 24, 2018 5:30:00 PM

Hurricanes and other natural disasters are unpredictable and can strike without warning. It's crucial to prepare by having the necessary supplies on hand, including flashlights, batteries, bottled water, canned goods and cash. You'll also want to create a plan that includes securing your home, evacuating, ensuring you have enough medication, etc. Here are some tips for staying safe during the storm season:

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Springtime Day Dates for Seniors

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Apr 10, 2018 5:30:00 PM

It's springtime, the weather is warming up, and we want to be outside as much as possible! 

Sometimes it can be hard to think activities to do each day, on the spot. We have included two of our favorite outdoor activities you can do this spring with the seniors in your life. 

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Senior New Car Buying Guide: 5 Things To Look For

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Mar 27, 2018 5:30:00 PM

Just because you've hit that retirement age, that doesn't mean you don't still have places to go and things to do. If you're a senior planning on buying a new car (which may very well last you to the end of your driving days, if properly cared for), there are certain considerations you need to keep in mind. Things like...

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It's Time For Spring Cleaning Again!

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Mar 13, 2018 5:00:00 PM

Spring is on the horizon and, depending on where you live, you might already see green leaves and blooming flowers. While seniors enjoy all of the beautiful things this season brings, we also know that it's a great time to do a thorough cleaning of the home. You might think of more things you want to tackle, but here is a basic checklist to help you get started.

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How Can You Care For Your Senior During And After A Hospital Stay?

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Feb 20, 2018 5:30:00 PM

Many people do not have access to good medical care. So it is a wonderful thing when a senior can get the medical attention they need. However, staying in the hospital doesn't exactly fill a person with glowing appreciation for the opportunity to have their illness or injury treated. In fact, it can have a serious emotional impact on seniors. 

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