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Things To Consider When Caring For Aging Parents At Home

Things To Consider When Caring For Aging Parents At Home

If you have elderly parents and you’ve taken on the responsibility of caring for and making all major decisions for them, you’ll soon realize that your “roles have been reversed” and trust me, is a hard pill to swallow for everyone involved.

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Fall Prevention Tips For Seniors

Fall Prevention Tips For Seniors

Anyone that has even a tiny amount of experience in caring for an elderly person will be able to tell you about the pitfalls & hazards of the job as the primary caregiver. One of the first things that any of they may mention that relates directly to your role, is...

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Respite Care Options To Help You And Your Elderly Loved One

Respite Care Options To Help You And Your Elderly Loved One

Caring for an elderly family member is a huge responsibility that very few people really want to take on. It’s commendable for several reasons, especially when you consider how much caregivers actually have to give up in order to dedicate themselves to their families....

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Tips To Stretch Your Retirement Savings

Tips To Stretch Your Retirement Savings

There’s something known in business as a “paradigm shift” and that’s when you move from the working world to the world of retirement. A paradigm shift means that the rules we live by and the economy that regulates our lives will change dramatically. Whether you have a...

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How To Spot And Prevent Elder Abuse

How To Spot And Prevent Elder Abuse

Elder abuse is described by the following acts among family/members of the household, any nursing home staff or any individual: When someone attempts or causes physical injury to an elder When a family member or staff of a nursing home try to or is trying to place an...

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5 Tips To Help Cut the Cost of Caring for Elderly Parents

5 Tips To Help Cut the Cost of Caring for Elderly Parents

Baby Boomers provide countless hours of assistance to their elderly parents at no cost month after month and they pay with losses that extend well beyond their bank accounts. They often have to forego the activities that bring joy and richness to their lives. More...

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Healthy Eating Basics For Seniors

Healthy Eating Basics For Seniors

The famous Greek physician, Hippocrates once said, “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.” He hit the nail on the head. At YHTC, our goal is to help all of our clients to continue living an independent lifestyle, by making healthy choices in every area of...

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