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Caregivers Survival Strategies in Cleveland, OH
Caregivers Survival Strategies in Cleveland, OH
By Sila Melika, 9:00 am on March 24, 2020

Balancing your workload, family life, social activities, and caregiving duties can be challenging. Without a proper plan in place, you could experience mental, physical, and emotional exhaustion. However, you can use the following tips to survive as a family caregiver and protect your senior loved one’s safety. 1. Accept Help…

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How Can a Senior Living with Parkinson’s Lead a Normal Life in Cleveland, OH
How Can a Senior Living with Parkinson’s Lead a Normal Life in Cleveland, OH
By Sila Melika, 9:00 am on March 10, 2020

Parkinson’s disease (PD) is classified as a neurological disorder, which means it affects nerve cells that transmit signals to and within the brain. The Parkinson’s Foundation estimates about 1 percent of all seniors have some form of this condition. However, having Parkinson’s doesn’t mean your senior loved one can’t still…

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Tips to Help Your Elderly Loved One Handle Finances in Cleveland, OH
Tips to Help Your Elderly Loved One Handle Finances in Cleveland, OH
By Sila Melika, 9:00 am on February 25, 2020

Facing difficulty with monthly expenses, leaving unopened bills or overdue notices lying around, and an inability to budget effectively are among the signs your senior loved one probably needs some assistance with finances. Still, you should bring up this topic in a way that comes across as helpful, since many…

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What are the Online Safety Tips for Your Elderly Loved One in Cleveland, OH
What are the Online Safety Tips for Your Elderly Loved One in Cleveland, OH
By Sila Melika, 9:00 am on February 11, 2020

Seniors use the Internet for a variety of reasons, such as connecting with family and friends, paying bills, conducting research, and playing brain games. However, they must remain cautious when visiting certain websites to reduce the risk of fraud and elder abuse. Continue reading to learn how you can help…

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Psychosocial Issues Are Commonly Associated with Getting Older in Cleveland, OH
Psychosocial Issues Are Commonly Associated with Getting Older in Cleveland, OH
By Sila Melika, 9:00 am on January 28, 2020

Growing older has many psychological and social effects on seniors, including how they address their safety, health, relationships, and daily functioning. Seniors and their family caregivers need to understand these factors and learn how to respond to the accompanying changes. Below are some of the psychosocial aspects of aging. Biological…

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Tips for Aging Adults to Keep Their Brains Sharp in Cleveland, OH
Tips for Aging Adults to Keep Their Brains Sharp in Cleveland, OH
By Sila Melika, 9:00 am on January 14, 2020

Older adults who maintain active lifestyles can preserve their cognitive health and maintain many skills during their golden years. Therefore, you should find fun hobbies for your senior loved one and promote healthy habits that boost his or her cognitive health and keep him or her positively engaged. Below are…

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Tips for Family Caregivers to Maintain Their Own Health in Cleveland, OH
Tips for Family Caregivers to Maintain Their Own Health in Cleveland, OH
By Sila Melika, 9:00 am on December 24, 2019

One of the worst mistakes family caregivers can make is pushing their own needs to the side. To provide high-quality care, they must be in good mental, physical, and emotional shape. Continue reading to learn some of the ways family caregivers can maintain their health without compromising the wellbeing of…

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The Aging Brain, Nervous System, and Heart [Infographic]
The Aging Brain, Nervous System, and Heart [Infographic]
By Sila Melika, 9:00 am on December 17, 2019

Maintaining the brain, nervous system, and heart are key to staying healthy in the golden years. However, older adults can expect some changes to these parts of the body as they age. The Cleveland senior care experts at Home Care Assistance have put together a detailed infographic explaining some of…

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Activities for Seniors to Enjoy on New Year’s Eve in Cleveland, OH
Activities for Seniors to Enjoy on New Year’s Eve in Cleveland, OH
By Sila Melika, 9:00 am on December 10, 2019

Celebrating the holidays is essential for seniors because it keeps them socially active and lowers the risk of depression. Engaging in activities can also trigger memories and prevent cognitive issues. Below are some fun ways your senior loved one can celebrate New Year’s Eve and the benefits of each activity….

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Causes of Rehospitalizations in Cleveland, OH
Causes of Rehospitalizations in Cleveland, OH
By Sila Melika, 9:00 am on November 26, 2019

Nobody wants to go back to the hospital after being discharged, especially if the initial hospital stay was lengthy or involved surgery. This is especially true for seniors, who often have other underlying health issues to manage. Today, we’re going to focus on five of the more common factors that…

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