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By Debbie Waddell, 9:00 am on March 29, 2016

Seniors with Alzheimer’s can experience hallucinations and delusions caused by changes in the brain. This can be frightening and stressful for both a senior and his or her family, especially when these situations first occur and the reasons why are unclear. Though helping your elderly loved one manage these symptoms…

By Debbie Waddell, 9:00 am on March 15, 2016

Music is an integral aspect of many people’s lives. It evokes memories, stimulates emotions, and often provides a reason for physical activity. Listening to music can become even more important for the elderly because these same reasons can actually have a healing effect on a variety of ailments. Home Care…

By Debbie Waddell, 9:00 am on March 8, 2016

Spending time outdoors has many benefits for seniors with Parkinson’s, but it is important to choose activities tailored to fit the abilities of someone with this condition. The following outdoor activities provide opportunities for socialization, relaxation, and exercise, and can easily be modified for seniors receiving Parkinson’s care in Roseville….

By Debbie Waddell, 9:00 am on February 23, 2016

Some people dread the thought of getting older, thinking all they have to look forward to are negative things like illness and social isolation. However, this is not necessarily true. In fact, many people in their golden years discover old age is much better than they initially assumed, sometimes ever…

By Debbie Waddell, 9:00 am on February 16, 2016

Aging in place is when a senior is able to stay in his or her home of choice for as long as possible. Certain advances in technology have made it easier for seniors to remain comfortable and safe at home and for families to provide them with high-quality home care….

By Debbie Waddell, 9:00 am on February 2, 2016

As they age, seniors have an increased risk of developing serious health issues, including heart disease. It’s important for family caregivers in Roseville to help their senior loved ones protect their hearts and keep them healthy, which can be achieved by following these tips. 1. Adopt a Heart-Healthy Diet Seniors…

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

Regular exercise is important for keeping a body healthy, but many seniors receiving Roseville elderly care no longer have the physical abilities required for traditional forms of exercise. Swimming, however, is a great alternative that offers a host of benefits for elderly health, and here are just a few. It’s…

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

Using the Internet can be overwhelming for many seniors, even if they truly want to learn how. However, the social and mental stimulation the Internet provides can be invaluable, making it important for your senior loved one to embrace this modern technology. The staff at Home Care Assistance, a leading…