10 Things Seniors Should Always Ask At A Medical Appointment

By Care Street Home Care Staff | Dec 15, 2023 | Comments Off on 10 Things Seniors Should Always Ask At A Medical Appointment
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When your senior parent goes to see a doctor, chances are good they will get a limited time to talk to the doctor. Whether it’s their primary care physician or a specialist, most of the time people only get only a few minutes of one-on-one time with a doctor. So, it’s important to make the…

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Can People With Dementia Exercise?

By Care Street Home Care Staff | Dec 8, 2023 | Comments Off on Can People With Dementia Exercise?
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Physical activity boosts cognitive well-being for people of all ages. That’s an important fact to consider when seniors are dealing with illnesses like dementia. Physical activity improves physical health, but it also helps with mood regulation, reduces agitation, and helps seniors with dementia to sleep better. There may be some slight changes to keep in…

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Five Facts about Aging and Oral Health

By Care Street Home Care Staff | Dec 1, 2023 | Comments Off on Five Facts about Aging and Oral Health
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Aging gracefully involves addressing a variety of health issues, including oral health. Ignoring oral health can have some serious impacts on how well seniors are able to fare as they grow older. Having help from personal care at home can be just what seniors need in order to take the best possible care of their…

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Five Ways Seniors Can Keep Their Bones Fit

By Care Street Home Care Staff | Nov 24, 2023 | Comments Off on Five Ways Seniors Can Keep Their Bones Fit
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Maintaining bone health is a huge part of overall well-being for aging adults. Healthy bones offer seniors better mobility, reduced risk of bones breaking, and higher quality of life. Some of the ways seniors can boost bone health are good steps for them to take in terms of living healthier in general. Seniors may need…

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Helping Seniors Prepare for and Manage the Fear Surrounding Surgery

By Care Street Home Care Staff | Nov 16, 2023 | Comments Off on Helping Seniors Prepare for and Manage the Fear Surrounding Surgery
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Surgery can be a daunting prospect at any age, but for seniors, the fear and anxiety surrounding surgical procedures can be particularly overwhelming. As we age, our bodies may not respond to surgery in the same way they did in our younger years, which can make it even more intimidating. However, there are several steps…

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Five Ways Seniors with COPD Can Breathe Easier at Home

By Care Street Home Care Staff | Nov 10, 2023 | Comments Off on Five Ways Seniors with COPD Can Breathe Easier at Home
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Managing COPD is something that seniors need to do if they want to slow down the progression of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and protect their quality of life. There are several very simple changes that seniors can implement, and these changes are easier with the help of support from senior home care providers. Reduce Exposure…

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Five Tips for Noticing and Preventing Senior Depression

By Care Street Home Care Staff | Nov 3, 2023 | Comments Off on Five Tips for Noticing and Preventing Senior Depression
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So many seniors don’t realize that they’re battling depression. The symptoms can start out in very subtle ways, gradually increasing in intensity over time. There are lots of solutions that can help aging adults to manage their depression, including working with companion care at home. The trick is first to recognize depression and put those…

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The 10 Best Exercises For Seniors

By Care Street Home Care Staff | Oct 27, 2023 | Comments Off on The 10 Best Exercises For Seniors
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Exercise is essential for good health, especially for seniors. Staying active and exercising daily can help seniors reduce their risk for serious illnesses. It can also help seniors maintain a healthy weight and keep their muscles strong. When seniors are living alone they may struggle to get the recommended amount of activity for good health.…

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Risk Factors of Dehydration in Seniors

By Care Street Home Care Staff | Oct 20, 2023 | Comments Off on Risk Factors of Dehydration in Seniors
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As fall rolls in, it’s still important for seniors to remain hydrated so that they can avoid health issues related to dehydration. Many people think that dehydration is only a problem for seniors when the temperatures are climbing, but that’s not the case. Dehydration can occur at any time, even if temperatures are cooling down…

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Five Hair Washing Tips for Seniors

By Care Street Home Care Staff | Oct 13, 2023 | Comments Off on Five Hair Washing Tips for Seniors
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Hair care is a crucial aspect of helping seniors to maintain personal hygiene and overall well-being. As seniors grow older, they start to face a variety of different challenges related to grooming, bathing, and hair care. Having help with these tasks, especially from personal care at home, makes a huge difference for seniors. But it…

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