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 Tackle Hair Loss and Graying Hair

Hair

Hair – The health aspects of hair loss and hair graying  Hair is a protein filament that grows from follicles found in the dermis. The human body is covered in follicles which produce thick terminal. Hair loss may be considered as a common aging problem. However, experts believe that graying or thinning is not a sign of aging; rather a sign of … 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 Deal With The Problem Of Leg Cramps

Leg Cramps

The problem of leg cramps in the elderly The first thing to remember, muscle cramps, especially in the legs is common among the older population. For this reason, individuals above 65 years experience leg cramps more often than their younger counterparts. Also, leg cramps or muscle cramps, also known as Charley horses. As a result, … Read more

How To Effectively Deal With Staph Infection

Staph

Staph Infection and Bacteria that is a major problem! Staph Infection on the skin as well as the soft tissues are a common problem in the elderly population. This bacteria that causes staph infection is Staphylococcus aureus, also known as staph. This type of bacteria normally resides in the skin and nose of healthy individuals. … Read more