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By Debbie Waddell, 9:00 am on June 28, 2016

Olives have long been an important part of the Mediterranean diet, and they have recently been gaining popularity as a healthy food for aging adults in the United States. Adding more olives to your senior loved one’s diet can offer him or her a wide variety of health benefits, and…

By Debbie Waddell, 9:00 am on June 21, 2016

Running is one of the top exercises for boosting cardiovascular health, and seniors receiving home care. Roseville seniors can benefit from the convenience of a quick jog around the block or on their favorite trail. While every runner should follow basic safety guidelines, it is important for your senior loved…

By Debbie Waddell, 12:51 pm on June 14, 2016

Muhammad Ali, one of history’s most legendary athletes, developed Parkinson’s in the early 1980s. Before his battle with the disease ended on June 3, 2016, he was considered one of the most prolific public figures with Parkinson’s. The Roseville home care experts at Home Care Assistance discuss Parkinson’s and the…

By Debbie Waddell, 9:00 am on June 7, 2016

Even though you’re a full-grown adult and your father is entering his golden years, the father-child relationship still exists. With Father’s Day right around the corner, you can show him your appreciation by spending some precious time together. If you want to do something exciting to celebrate but are out…

By Debbie Waddell, 9:00 am on May 31, 2016

Although melanoma is the least common form of skin cancer, this disease can be extremely dangerous if steps are not taken to treat it. If your elderly loved one has been diagnosed with melanoma, here is some information on 4 treatment options, brought to you by the Roseville Home Care…

By Debbie Waddell, 9:00 am on May 24, 2016

Walnuts have double the antioxidants of other nuts as well as a multitude of vitamins and omega-3 fatty acids, making them one of the healthiest snacks for seniors. When it comes to home care, Roseville family caregivers can add walnuts to their loved one’s diets. Adding a mere handful to…

By Debbie Waddell, 9:00 am on May 17, 2016

Dyslipidemia involves an abnormal amount of fats in the blood known as lipids. Lifestyle choices, disorders, drugs, or genetics can cause this condition, which can have unhealthy consequences for the elderly. Because maintaining normal lipid levels can help your senior loved one remain healthy, Roseville elder care experts want to…

By Debbie Waddell, 9:00 am on May 10, 2016

When a senior has family members who will be left behind after he or she passes, purchasing a life insurance policy can help ensure they are financially covered. If your senior loved one has been considering this decision, it’s best to compare coverage options so he or she can choose…

By Debbie Waddell, 9:00 am on April 26, 2016

Many seniors claim laughter has a way of making them feel better, and there’s good reason for that sensation. The simple act of laughing can work wonders on a senior’s overall wellbeing. The staff at Home Care Assistance, a leading provider of senior care Roseville families trust, believes your elderly…

By Debbie Waddell, 9:00 am on April 19, 2016

April is National Fresh Celery Month, and the Roseville elderly care experts at Home Care Assistance want to share a few reasons why this vegetable is so healthy for seniors. Since celery is so simple to include in your senior loved one’s diet, these 5 health benefits may make you…