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Easy Ways Family Caregivers Can Prevent Burnout in Huntsville, AL
Easy Ways Family Caregivers Can Prevent Burnout in Huntsville, AL
By Gleria Anderson, 9:00 am on January 4, 2018

Being a caregiver can be a difficult task, and family caregivers are at risk of experiencing burnout. A senior’s cognitive and physical abilities along with personality are some of the factors that may make the rewarding task stressful. However, there are several ways caregivers can protect themselves from experiencing burnout. …

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By Gleria Anderson, 9:00 am on December 28, 2017

The senior population is rapidly growing and will continue to do so for the foreseeable future. For many families in Huntsville, AL, in-home care will soon be an important concern when it comes to the wellbeing of their aging loved ones. Using the infographic below, provided by Huntsville Home Care Assistance, learn about some of the key factors that have led to such significant senior population growth.

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Professional in home care in Huntsville, AL
Professional in home care in Huntsville, AL
By Gleria Anderson, 9:00 am on December 21, 2017

When seniors need some extra assistance, in-home care is always a sensible solution. Professional caregivers provide a wide range of services, from grooming assistance to companionship. Here are a few indicators that suggest it’s time to think about in-home care for your senior loved one.  1. Messy Household A cluttered…

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What Are Some Basic Differences Between Alzheimer's and Dementia? in Huntsville, AL
What Are Some Basic Differences Between Alzheimer's and Dementia? in Huntsville, AL
By Gleria Anderson, 9:00 am on December 7, 2017

Dementia and Alzheimer’s are two health conditions that have many of the same symptoms, but there are also significant differences. Seniors and their family caregivers need to understand those differences. Learning more about the conditions can help seniors stave them off and live a higher quality of life. Take a…

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Why Older Adults Should Exercise Regularly in Huntsville, AL
Why Older Adults Should Exercise Regularly in Huntsville, AL
By Gleria Anderson, 9:00 am on November 23, 2017

As your loved one ages, it will become less routine for him or her to exercise. As a result, he or she may be at a higher risk of depression, joint and muscle pain, heart disease, obesity, and other conditions. By exercising on a regular basis, your loved one can…

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Benefits Gained From In-Home Respite Care in Huntsville, AL
Benefits Gained From In-Home Respite Care in Huntsville, AL
By Gleria Anderson, 9:00 am on November 9, 2017

Respite caregivers come to a family’s home and take care of a senior. They have very flexible schedules, so you can find respite care for a few hours a day or a few days a week. Families who hire in-home respite care get to enjoy the following seven great benefits….

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Lowering an Aging Adult's Risk of Developing Alzheimer's in Huntsville, AL
Lowering an Aging Adult's Risk of Developing Alzheimer's in Huntsville, AL
By Gleria Anderson, 9:00 am on October 19, 2017

Most seniors experience some cognitive decline as they age. However, by taking a few preventative measures, seniors may be able to reduce their risk of Alzheimer’s. Here are a few Alzheimer’s prevention tips.  Avoid Stress Increased stress levels may be linked to cognitive decline. There are many activities that can…

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Benefits Gained From Senior In-Home Care in Huntsville, AL
Benefits Gained From Senior In-Home Care in Huntsville, AL
By Gleria Anderson, 9:00 am on October 5, 2017

It may be difficult to tend to your senior loved one’s needs while taking care of your personal and professional responsibilities. This doesn’t mean your loved one has to go live in an assisted living facility. Instead, you can hire an in-home caregiver who helps your loved one age in…

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