How Can I Help My Elderly Relative After Surgery?

It’s never easy to see an aging relative go in for surgery, but as a family caregiver, you can do a lot to help them after the procedure is over and they are ready to come home. Most seniors will … [Read more...]

Immediate Steps to Take if You Believe Your Parent Has Fallen for a Scam

Your mom or dad may be more tempted to answer the door or phone if loneliness is present. In the desire for human contact, your parent is willing to talk and listen. The scammer has the attention … [Read more...]

Warning Signs That My Elderly Relative Shouldn’t Drive

As the family caregiver for your elderly relative, you may soon be facing a difficult task—transitioning them out of driving themselves. It can be a real challenge to convince an elderly adult that … [Read more...]

Are You and Your Aging Adult Missing out on the Health Benefits of Laughter?

Laughter has long been said to be the best medicine, but you and your elderly family member might not be engaging in that medicine as much as you should. Hearing some of the benefits of laughter might … [Read more...]