How To Effectively Care For A Colostomy Better

Colostomy

Colostomy – Diseases of the colon are on the rise The chances of undergoing an operative procedure increases, as the population ages. Diseases of the colon are on the rise and affect our elderly loved ones the most. A colostomy is when the lower bowel has damage and we need to keep the stool out … Read more

How To Travel With The Elderly With Incontinence Briefs and Wheelchairs

Travel – Tips for traveling with a senior citizen Travel can be fun and many of our seniors wish to travel across the globe and enjoy their life to the fullest. Which they were not able to when they were busy raising their families. However, with age, many seniors do not experience good health and … Read more

How Is Home Health Care Different From Hospice Care

Health Care

  Home health care vs hospice care   We think of home health care and or hospice care, whenever we have an ailing senior parent at home. Both of these services can be provided at home; however, they are distinct in their own ways. Advancing age brings along several ailments and challenges for our elderly … Read more

How To Effectively Pay For Private Care In The Home

Pay For Private Care

How to pay for private care in the home Aging is an inevitable process. And with it comes along many ailments. Which cripples the ability of our seniors to take care of themselves. The situation becomes more difficult if your parents live alone. And you know that there are only a few relatives or friends … Read more

Popular Caregiving Experts Share Caregiving Advice Here And Now

Caregiving Advice

Caregiving Experts Share Caregiving Advice These caregiving experts share caregiving advice here about your most pressing caregiving questions. Becoming a caregiver can happen at a moments notice.  It can be overwhelming, frustrating or scary.  I have made it to my 100 posts and am excited to be able to help family caregivers around the world. … Read more

How To Effectively Learn Body Mechanics and Transferring Right

Body Mechanics Body mechanics means the proper use of muscles to move and lift objects and maintain correct posture.  “It’s not the size that counts but how we use the muscles that make the difference.” Using Good Body Mechanics  The way you use your body to walk, sit, stand, lift, push, pull or move objects … Read more