Are Other Family Members Taking Over?

At some point, your senior’s other family members might start to realize that there’s a lot going on with her needs and her care. That might be a good thing.   Figure out Why They’re … [Read more...]

Causes for Low Vision in the Elderly

Low vision is defined by visual acuity. Another explanation includes the clarity or sharpness of your vision tends to become lower as you age, leading to low vision. Low vision also refers to a … [Read more...]

Can You Really Create a Patio Garden for Very Little Money?

Gardening is not only a fun hobby, but it's also a rewarding one with produce helping save money on groceries. Your mom's mobility is minimal. You'd like to build her a patio garden, but the lumber … [Read more...]

Tips for Dental Care After a Stroke

Having a stroke can affect many aspects of a person’s life. Even the most mundane daily tasks can become challenging or even impossible. One of those tasks is dental care. After a stroke, your aging … [Read more...]

Five Steps for Your Senior to Take after Getting a Terminal Cancer Diagnosis

Once your aging family member receives a cancer diagnosis, both of you might experience a shift in your perspective. There are some answers you need to get right away and some steps your senior might … [Read more...]

Coping with Caregiver Guilt

Being a family caregiver involves a lot of different feelings. They range from good to bad. Some days you might feel happy to be spending time with your senior parent and a sense of accomplishment for … [Read more...]

Creating a Caregiving Schedule

If you have recently been given the role of the family caregiver for your aging parent, you may feel anything from a sense of gratitude to a sense of increasing stress that may be reaching a breaking … [Read more...]

Could a Caregiver Support Group Improve Your Care Efforts for a Senior with Alzheimer’s Disease?

Caregiver in Markham Being a family caregiver for an elderly parent dealing with Alzheimer's disease poses challenges and demands that are beyond those of caring for a parent without this condition. … [Read more...]

4 Tips That Really Help When Life Feels Unorganized

Caregiver in Markham If your family is like most these days, there's a lot of running around to make sure everyone gets where they need to be when they need to be there. Couple that with the added … [Read more...]