By: Elise Hensley, Care Coordination Manager for Little Rock Soiree. It doesn’t matter how many children you have cared for, because none of it really prepares you for what it’s like to care for an aging loved one. Although they may need help now, they once were young, vibrant individuals capable … [Read more...] about 5 Tips for Caring for Your Aging Loved One and Yourself
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Why should someone choose a career as an elderly caregiver? Choosing to become a senior caregiver can be an incredibly fulfilling and meaningful step. Before making the choice to move into this rewarding career, however, you should fully understand the role of caregivers and explore how a caregiver … [Read more...] about What Are The Benefits Of Being A Senior Caregiver?
For people who are suffering from an advanced form of dementia or Alzheimer’s, boredom can be one of the most frustrating and damaging components of their day. Dementia patients who suffer from low stimulation also often suffer from increased instances of depression, irritability, and anxiety. … [Read more...] about Activities for Dementia Patients in Aged Care
No matter what age you are, dental health directly impacts your overall health and quality of life. This is especially true for seniors, who can suffer graver consequences in response to dental disease and mouth issues. In fact, one out of 2,600 people is hospitalized for dental infections every … [Read more...] about Dental Health for Seniors