Senior’s Health

June 14, 2019

4 Lifestyle Changes for Senior Citizens to Improve Independence

Whether your senior loved one lives at home or in a senior care facility, you have the power to encourage a safe level of independence in their life. Just a few small changes–all of which have […]
June 13, 2019

Mothering and Daughtering

She is standing at the kitchen sink ready for church: flowered skirt, knit top, matching blouse, stockings, comfortable shoes, makeup. It must have taken her a good three hours, but she is ready to go. I […]
June 12, 2019

Building Your Care Partner Team

 I want to talk about a very important concept, building your “care partner team.” It is far too easy to think as a spouse (or primary family caregiver) facing caregiving … “I can do it all” […]
June 11, 2019

Caring for an Ailing Spouse with Parkinson’s

The choice to provide care at home marks an important change affecting the lives of both partners. If you choose to be the primary caregiver for your spouse, you will find it is one of the […]
June 10, 2019

Respite Care is now a Medicare benefit

(Many thanks to our guest blogger, Danielle Kunkle.  She is the co-founder of Boomer Benefits, an insurance agency specializing in Medicare-related insurance products. They help baby boomers new to Medicare learn about their benefits and coverage options across 47 […]
June 3, 2019

Tips for Swallowing Pills

Swallowing pills — medicine, vitamins or supplements—is the most commonly-reported problem for people living with dysphagia, according to Jan C. Pryor, MA CCC-SLP, BRS-S, Speech-Language Pathologist at University of Washington Medical Center. Water is a usual […]
May 7, 2019

Control Your Cholesterol Protect Yourself from Heart Attack and Stroke

April 30, 2019

Love, Care and Relationships

April 26, 2019

Get Tested for Chronic Kidney Disease

You may have a strong stomach and your heart may be in the right place, but how well are your kidneys working? If you have risk factors for kidney disease, ask your doctor about getting tested […]

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