Four Tips for Making a Fall Less Likely if Your Senior Has Osteoporosis

  Osteoporosis makes your senior’s bones weaker and more prone to breaking if she should fall. That’s why fall prevention is a huge priority if your elderly family member has been diagnosed … [Read more...]

What Causes Vertigo?

Jennifer’s elderly mother, Eleanor, had been complaining of bouts of dizziness. When Jennifer took her to the doctor, Eleanor was asked to describe what the dizziness felt like. She said it didn’t … [Read more...]

Could You Be Nicer to You?

Very often caregivers are not very understanding or nice to themselves. That presents big problems over time, even contributing to stress levels. When you get a handle on your reactions to yourself … [Read more...]

Making the Most of Being Homebound

No one wants to see their homebound loved ones spend the majority of their days sitting bored in front of the television set, watching old soap opera reruns or whatever happens to be playing on TV all … [Read more...]

Four Tips for When You Realize You Can’t Do it All

Caregivers tend to be people who take action when there are things that need to be done. But if you're still trying to do everything on your own, you might be feeling overwhelmed. Try some of these … [Read more...]

What Can You Do if You’re Struggling with Taking Breaks as a Caregiver?

You probably already know that you need to take breaks more regularly as a caregiver, but if your response is to make excuses, you're struggling with the … [Read more...]

The Importance of Skin Care for Seniors

It’s important for elderly people to take care of their skin because they are at a higher health risk of problems. Not only are they prone to minor skin conditions like dryness, but they are more … [Read more...]

Elder Care Tips: Clarifying Your Care Expectations by Describing the Position

Elderly Care in Guelph Being on an elder care journey with your aging parents means taking responsibility for their health and wellbeing, which, for many family caregivers, means taking the step of … [Read more...]