Aging

In the aging process, an older person can adapt and handle the physical and mental challenges of decline if they...

Helping Your Aging Parent Remain Safe at Home Whether you live near your aging parents or across the country from...

The idiom “it’s like Greek to me” is commonly used to express when someone is having difficulty understanding someone or...

Have you heard of the term Elder Orphan?  It’s a new way of framing categorizing who are aging alone.  I...

Can you imagine saying goodbye to your mother as you watch her leave your family vacation more than a week...

Why don’t we talk about death? First of all, it’s going to happen to each and every one of us. Yet,...

It’s no secret that I run a Facebook group for people growing older at home. It’s geared to the individuals...

Ideally, you want to ask all of these questions at once so that if your parents don’t have any of...

Last year in Bangkok, I met a very happy couple. She was 59, and he was turning 60 in few...

Are you worried about your mother falling at home?  When it comes to older adults, the home is a real danger...

In surveys, the overwhelming majority of seniors express a preference for aging in place. But as we grow older, physical...

Do I Need a Cane? Find Out Now by Answering 7 Questions Do I need a cane? Well, the answer...

Baseball great Leroy Satchel Paige asserted that age is a question of mind over matter. “If you don’t mind,” he...

In spending time with loved ones with dementia, you may find yourself wanting to explore new ways to document or...

The Importance Of The Doctor/Patient Relationship For Your Aging Parent One of the little known challenges with aging is that...

“Growing older isn’t easy.” I hear those words from my friends and family. It’s hard to see them suffer physically,...

Love, family, travel and adventure were the stuff of Carole and Jim’s fifty years of marriage. When Alzheimer’s came into...

Alzheimer’s is a real problem facing real people every day. If you or someone you know has faced it, you...

People put a lot of energy into being happy and joyful. I for one seem to obsess about the emotion....

As the world moves faster and faster, it becomes easier and easier to move from one place to another. In...

There are millions of senior citizens living in America today. While the idea that there is a robust community of...

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Visiting Angels

Visiting Angels is a national, private duty network of senior care agencies. We are proud to be the nation’s leading provider of non-medical at home care services. With our elder care services, seniors can remain independent and live safely at home. Our senior care services include Social Care, Dementia Care, Alzheimer’s Care, End of Life Care, Companion Care, Private Duty Care, care to prevent hospital readmission, and so much more. Compassionate, dignified at home senior care is close to home when you connect with your local Visiting Angels office by calling 800-365-4189.

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