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Making the decision to hire a caregiver is stressful. Once you decide your aging parent needs outside help, you need...

Each year in March, many people hear about Diabetes Alert Day, a one-day “wake-up call” to inform the American public...

Is Your Aging Parent Struggling? Whether you live near your aging parents or live across the country, it can be...

Recently, physicians across the United States received a letter from the Surgeon General of the United States urging them to...

Doctor urges iPhone users to change one simple setting immediately Julia Thompson, an emergency room doctor, has a helpful tip...

How to Prevent Caregiver Loneliness Caregiving can be incredibly isolating. Between managing two households and family obligations, there isn’t much...

Take back your hearing today! According to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, only one out of...

The time has come. You made the decision to put your older parent in a nursing home or assisted living...

At Visiting Angels, we know that senior care can be a contentious and sensitive issue. While it can be easy...

Do These Simple Things to Ensure Your Aging Parents are Safe in their Home Whether you visit your aging parents...

Arthritis is one of the most common causes of adult pain and disability in the United States.  It is a...

I have spent the majority of my life surrounded by Parkinson’s disease, which affects over 1 million Americans. Both of...

Joint stress and pain are problems for many seniors. Roughly one in five seniors suffer from arthritis, and many others...

Here are 4 tests to measure strength, balance and flexibility can help you set fitness goals. Seniors, How Fit Are...

As the general population grows older, more and more seniors require at-home care. For the majority of seniors, that care...

Numbness in the fingers and toes can be characterized by a tingling, prickling, or burning sensation in the extremities. This...

Stay Sane When You Are Caring For A Challenging Caree Ideally, the person you provide care for is thankful and...

Telescope Implant Restores Vision in Seniors with Age-Related Macular Degeneration In 2012, lifelong Branford, CT resident Rosalie Cappetta, 72, began...

In the world of senior care, the mental and emotional health of seniors is too often overshadowed by the physical...

There comes a time in many people’s lives in which they need to start taking care of elderly parents. For...

Stepping in as a caregiver for a loved one is noble. It is selfless and kind and compassionate. Caregiving is...

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