How To Talk To Your Parent About Giving Up Their Driver’s License

Talking to your parent about giving up their driver’s license Giving up your Driver’s License and aging is a natural problem, and none of us can escape it.  The physical and emotional changes that go with old age are not always natural or pleasant.  Getting older and having health problems can cause problems for the … Read more

How To Be The Best Long-Distance Family Caregiver

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Long-Distance Family Caregiver Challenges  Being a long-Distance family caregiver can become a difficult challenge faced by many adult children around the world.   November is National Family Caregivers Month and I want to help.  Certain emergency situations require unique challenges that may seem impossible to fix from such a long-distance, but not impossible.  Relocating to another … Read more

How to Give Your Senior Parent TLC After a Stroke

TLC after a Stroke

What is a stroke A stroke occurs when the blood supply to part of your brain is interrupted or reduced, preventing brain tissue from getting oxygen and nutrients. Brain cells begin to die in minutes.  A stroke is a medical emergency, and prompt treatment is crucial. Early action can reduce brain damage and other complications.  … Read more

How To Give Home Safety To Our Senior Parents

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Worrying about our Senior Parents Home Safety  It is important to realize when our senior parents or loved ones are forced to stay alone and manage on their own.  As a result, it can come with added risks that can sometimes become life-threatening.  For this reason, home safety is a growing problem and I am … Read more

How To Communicate in a Caregiving Crisis

  Communication First of all, communication is an important skill for anyone. It’s especially important as a caregiver. Good communication skills will lay the groundwork for your relationship with your patient or loved one to provide the best care possible. Your patient needs to feel that you are having a conversation with them—that you respect … Read more

How to be a Caregiver After Hip Fracture

  What is a Hip fracture A hip fracture is a pretty common occurrence in seniors. Osteoporosis is a common ailment during old age.  Which makes senior women more prone to falls and fractures. A hip fracture can cause life-threatening complications. People over age 65 are most at risk because bones weaken and the risk of falling … Read more