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Seniors who have Elderly Parents

As life expectancy increases, it is more common than ever to find senior citizens who have elderly parents. Ideally, parents remain able to take care of themselves in their own homes. But, it is also true that many senior citizens find themselves either helping care for their elderly parent or choosing a facility that can […]

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Home Care Options

Home Care Options

Study Finds Seniors Need In-Home Medical Care — But Face Few Options At Visiting Angels, we know the importance of in-home care, and we know that for millions of American seniors, it is important that care comes to them and not the other way around. Thankfully, the market for non-medical in-home care is bigger than […]

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If It’s Time for Hospice – Here’s some Help

When someone tells you it’s time to call hospice for someone you love, it’s one of the toughest bits of news you’ll ever hear.  However, when you do get that news, you’ll still need good information.  Here are a few tips. Find the Right Fit First of all, you have a choice about which hospice […]

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What Are the Responsibilities of a Caregiver?

When people get sick, become aged or disabled, and can’t help themselves, there is a need to provide them with proper medical care. However, the right medication is not enough to care either at home or at the hospital. Whether it’s respite services or an emotional support companion, caregivers with the best understanding of caregiving […]

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Dennis Says: Let’s Compare Clippers

Don’t worry about shaky hands. You can still cut your own finger and toenails with clippers designed with seniors in mind. Did you know that all primates including humans have nails instead of claws? It makes it easier for us to pick things up (like food) and pick things off (like insects). Humans are members […]

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