How To Help With Leg Tremors In The Elderly

Leg Tremors|Answers to Your Caregiving Questions

What are leg tremors? Leg tremors are shaking usually caused by a physical weakness, emotional stress or disease.  This is a common problem among the elderly population. Leg tremors are involuntary and involve muscle contractions.  Causing shaking movements in the legs and other parts of the body. Leg tremors often show a major underlying medical condition. … Read more

Top 10 Requirements Of A Family Caregiver

Family Caregiver|Answers to your caregiving questions

  Family Caregiver – What does it take?  Becoming a family caregiver requires massive organization and patience. Family caregiving is one of the growing senior issues. Caregiving can happen at a moments notice.  Every situation is going to be different and may need different things. Here are the fundamentals of caring for your loved ones. … Read more

How To Fix Hoarding Disorder In Our Elderly

How To Fix Hoarding Disorder In Our Elderly

  What is hoarding? It is a disorder pretty complex in nature. And haunts majority of our elderly parents. It is a disease which is yet to be fully understood by health professionals. However, with whatever the medical community has stated. Hoarding disorder is spells of compulsive behavior. It comes in many forms: shopping, gathering … Read more

How To Help Our Loved Ones With Hallucinations And Delusions

Wife helping husband with Alzheimer's hallucinations

  What are hallucinations and delusions The first thing to remember, hallucinations are usually false perceptions regarding taste, smell and fears that do not exist. This typically occurs in elderly patients suffering from Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia. Trending on the same path, delusions are a kind of false understanding about what is going … Read more

How To Help Our Loved Ones Who Have Undergone Knee Surgery

Doctor and nurse examining mans knee|How

Knee surgery and getting old Knee surgery is inevitable.  With advancing age. our senior loved ones become victims of degenerative arthritis and poor bone health. Degenerative arthritis affects the joints of our loved ones. making mobility much more difficult for them. As a result, we find them often complaining about knee pain. And associated stiffness … Read more

How To Deal With Dysfunctional Family Members

Daughter covers ears while parents fight

      What is a Dysfunctional Family A dysfunctional family is a family in which conflict, misbehavior is normal. And often child neglect or abuse on the part of parents occur regularly. leading other members to accommodate such actions. Children sometimes grow up in such families with the understanding that such an arrangement is normal.   Managing … Read more