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Aging

Helping Seniors Navigate Through Memory Loss

By patrick / February 1, 2019 / 0 Comments
Helping seniors

Forgetfulness is something nearly everyone experiences from time to time. The occasional incident of forgetting something every now and then is no big deal in the grand scheme of things, but as seniors age, memory loss can become a cause for concern. From Alzheimer’, dementia, and simply getting older, there are a variety of causes…

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Preparing for the New Year with Your Senior Loved One

By patrick / January 29, 2019 / 0 Comments
Senior loved one

The New Year can be a great time to reevaluate and plan for the future of your senior loved one. You likely just spent a significant amount of time with them over the holidays, so you have had a chance to recently experience their demeanor and behavior. Year over year as people age, their needs…

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The Importance of Creating a Safer Home for Seniors

By patrick / February 22, 2018 / 0 Comments
Senior Ramp

Living independently in Sacramento, CA offers terrific benefits for seniors. Maintaining the freedom to live in their own home, however, can be filled with challenges. Many of the features in a home can be modified to help keep a senior living in their home and without fear of possible injury. Seniors can experience slips and…

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Long-Term Care Insurance

By patrick / May 18, 2016 / 0 Comments
Long Term Care Insurance

One of the most common calls we get at our senior home care agency is “will my insurance pay for this?” The answer is, “it depends.” One of my clients, Marjorie, was living alone with her disabled adult daughter when I met her. She had been a widower for nearly 20 years, and told me…

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Depression and Suicide in Seniors

By patrick / September 19, 2015 / Comments Off on Depression and Suicide in Seniors
Depression in Seniors

Senior Depression: Early Warning Signs David was born and raised on a ranch. He was married on a ranch, raised his kids on a ranch, and grew his herd from just a few head of cattle when he and his wife were married, to over 600 head on property that expanded to over 1,000 acres. He…

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20 Questions to Ask Senior Home Care Providers

By patrick / June 18, 2015 / Comments Off on 20 Questions to Ask Senior Home Care Providers

You know mom or dad have gotten to the point that they need help at home. Your over their all the time and when you’re not there, they’re calling you asking for help. Now it’s time to find someone that can help you, because you just can’t do it all yourself. Here is a quick resource…

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