What Can You Do if Your Senior Believes She’s Developing Alzheimer’s Disease?

Sometimes aging adults experience cognitive changes or memory troubles and become concerned that they’re developing Alzheimer’s disease. If that’s the case for your senior, there are some steps you need to take in order to help her to approach the topic from a fact-based standpoint. Once you have answers, you’ll know how to best proceed. Ask Her Why She Believes She’s Developing Alzheimer’s Disease Try to avoid any sort of knee jerk reactions when your senior brings this topic up. If she truly ... Read more

Looking Good Can Lead to Feeling Good – 5 Ways Elder Care Can Help

You know that feeling you get when you put on your favorite outfit or have a “good hair day?” It just makes you happier, doesn’t it? You feel good about yourself and it gives your confidence and self-image a boost. Well, older adults have those feelings, too. Now, imagine that you couldn’t drive yourself to get a hair cut or buy new clothes. Or, what if your clothing choices were limited because your fingers were incapable of manipulating buttons or you couldn’t ... Read more

How Do You Know What Types of Alzheimer’s Symptoms Your Parent Will Experience?

Elder Care in Bellville OH More than 5 million people throughout the United States are currently suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. If you are a family caregiver for one of these adults, you know how important it is for you to plan ahead and be as ready as you can be for the challenges that they will face in their journey. One question that you might have is which types of symptoms they are going to experience. While it is important that you ... Read more

April is National Pest Management Month

Elder Care in Bellville OH There is nothing more irritating and upsetting than the intrusion of unwanted guests, especially when those guests are rodents and/or insects that are invading the home of your loved one. It is not only irritating when these pests invade your loved ones home, but it is also unsafe. Rodents can chew through walls, insects can infest the furniture and both can attack your loved ones, their clothing and their food. This can lead to unsanitary conditions for ... Read more