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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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Home Safety Checklist for Seniors

How to reduce falls in the home: Did you know falls are the leading cause of fatal injury and the most common cause of nonfatal trauma-related hospital admissions among older adults? So how can you help your parents make their home fall-safe? Home Safety Checklist for Seniors First, you can address the fall risks in the […]

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Dennis Says: Butt does it work?

Never did I ever contemplate such a tool, butt then … maybe it works. Watch me discuss the results of my testing. Some of my most frank assessments. I take a walk with the dogs to take care of some special business. Talk about bathroom humor! I hope my shows are informative as well as […]

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Moving Aging Parents into Your House

Are you considering moving an aging parent into your home? For some, moving parents into an adult child’s home is an optimal solution for everyone involved, but there are things to keep in mind to secure a smooth transition. Benefits of Living with Your Elderly Parents Some families find living with multiple generations is beneficial […]

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