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Senior Care Tips For People With Alzheimer’s

Senior Care Tips For People With Alzheimer’s

When it comes to caring for a loved one suffering with Alzheimer's, it can be overwhelming trying to figure out the right type of senior care. It's a known fact that a high percentage of the elderly experience mental degradation at some stage during the later years of...

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Senior Care Services To Consider For Your Aging Parents

Senior Care Services To Consider For Your Aging Parents

Most people wish that they could turn back time, unfortunately that’s not possible. If you’re a parent and have kids of your own, your children are no longer the only ones you have to take care of. When you’re thinking of providing elderly care services for your aging parents at home, there are many things to consider.

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Fall Prevention Tips For Senior Home Caregivers

Fall Prevention Tips For Senior Home Caregivers

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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Seniors At Home Have Several Options For Respite Care

Seniors At Home Have Several Options For Respite Care

Caring for seniors at home is a huge responsibility that very few people really want to take on. It’s commendable especially when you consider how much caregivers actually dedicate themselves to their families. When you accept the task of looking after a family member...

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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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