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  1. Oct

    When living in an intergenerational household, sometimes both family caregiver and senior parent need extra respite.   Read more

    October 17, 2016
  2. Oct

    A family caregiver discusses the stress she feels from making the decision to move herself and her elderly mother who suffers from dementia.   Read more

    October 12, 2016
  3. Oct

    A family caregiver finds social activities for her elderly mother can be stimulating and exciting, but exhausting as well.   Read more

    October 05, 2016
  4. Sep

    For a family caregiver, the future is not always clear when caring for her mother suffering from dementia   Read more

    September 20, 2016
  5. Sep

    Share a family caregiver’s journey, as she cares for her 83-year-old mother suffering from dementia.   Read more

    September 13, 2016
  6. Aug

    Learn about some misconcieved sterotypes about senior that aren't true.   Read more

    August 30, 2016
  7. Jul

    Here are some tips to keep your aging loved ones active.   Read more

    July 28, 2016
  8. Jun

    Home Instead Senior Care provides these senior care resources if you need extra information for providing home care.   Read more

    June 30, 2016
  9. May

    Alzheimer’s typically begins to surface at the age of 65, the first Baby Boomers hit this mark back in 2011!   Read more

    May 31, 2016
  10. May

    A recent study could help convince seniors of the value of exercise, particularly programs that increase muscle mass.   Read more

    May 23, 2016
  11. May

    Senior health may be more successful if older adults have social goals, research says.   Read more

    May 06, 2016
  12. Apr

    The Mind Diet can help prevent heart attacks, cardiovascular conditions, and stroke. It can also help slow down or prevent Dementia and Alzheimer’s.   Read more

    April 26, 2016
  13. Apr

    Research Connects Chronic Stress and Mild Cognitive Impairment   Read more

    April 26, 2016
  14. Apr

    There may be advantages to helping that older loved one tune into physical fitness. Preventing senior heart attacks is one.   Read more

    April 12, 2016
  15. Mar

    Now that your older loved one is off the road, you’re relieved, right? You could soon be facing a new worry.   Read more

    March 30, 2016
  16. Mar

    When you plan for your next trip take the following list of travel tips into consideration for traveling seniors.   Read more

    March 24, 2016
  17. Mar

    Evidence of the stresses of family caregiving just keeps mounting. A new study suggests that family and unpaid caregivers who provide substantial help with health care were more likely to miss out on valued activities.   Read more

    March 14, 2016
  18. Feb

    It's the kind of news that could help Mom or Dad get moving! Seniors – even those diagnosed with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) – could stop cognitive decline with an exercise program of moderate intensity, according to a new study.   Read more

    February 29, 2016
  19. Feb

    In your search for senior care options understand that home care can be a viable solution. Taking advantage of the services provided by Home Instead Senior Care is an alternative to assisted living facilities and sending your loved ones to a home.   Read more

    February 22, 2016
  20. Feb

    It's often called the silent killer. Uncontrolled high blood pressure is a leading cause of heart disease and stroke, according to the CDC. As a matter of fact, more than 67 million Americans have high blood pressure, according to the CDC.   Read more

    February 14, 2016
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