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Author Archives: Louise Savoie

Nonverbal Communication With Dementia Patients

Communicating can be challenging especially for patients with dementia. Because of their condition, changes in their brain have impacted the way they hear, understand, and respond to a conversation. It can get frustrating when you do not seem to understand them. You can adapt to match your loved one. By changing your communication techniques, your … Continue reading

Keeping Your Senior Safe During a Pandemic

We all know that seniors are among the most vulnerable to the COVID-19. Aside from contracting the infection, the elderly are also more likely to suffer from severe symptoms, need major medical attention, and face a high mortality rate. This is why we are all doing our best to keep them comfortable indoors. But what … Continue reading

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How Should I Deal With Aggression in Dementia?

Caring for a loved one with dementia comes with its own sets of challenges that sometimes can prove to be overwhelming – especially if you don’t rely on home care services in Broward Country, Florida. One of these challenges comes in the form of aggression or combative stances. For many family caregivers, this can be … Continue reading

The Benefits of Yoga to Seniors

To remain active is very essential especially as you age. Being physically active is very beneficial to every individual in terms of their health, both physical and mental. The most popular way of staying healthy is yoga, it is one of the healthiest activities anyone can engage with, even aging adults can start doing yoga. … Continue reading

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Reasons Why Respite Care Is Essential

Being the caregiver for your senior parents can be hard and challenging, that is why some families opted to settle their elderly loved ones under in-home care services. Despite that, there are still families who choose to take care of their parents on their own. Continuous caregiving will drain your energy levels and takes a … Continue reading

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Essential Vitamins and Supplements for Seniors

Our body changes as we age. Along with this are our metabolism and the body’s ability to absorb vitamins and nutrients. Even as we maintain a balanced and nutritious diet, we may still become prone to nutrient deficiencies in our old age. As a provider of home health care in Florida we always take into … Continue reading