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  1. Strong Genes, Sound Choices Lead to Longer Lives
    June 14, 2019

    A study reveals that only about a fourth of the variations that determine how long we live can be attributed to genetics. The other three-fourths appear to be associated with risk factors that can be controlled with personal choices.   Read the full article.

  2. Gardens Brighten Seniors' Lives
    June 07, 2019

    Home Instead Senior Care's CAREGivers – who go to the homes of older individuals and assist them with day-to-day, can see first-hand how valuable gardening is for their clients.   Read the full article.

  3. Safe at Home: Combine Design Sense with Common Sense
    May 31, 2019

    Aging safely at home does not need to be complicated, but design sense combined with common sense could help ensure independence. Planning is key.   Read the full article.

  4. How to Help a Senior Embrace Technology
    May 22, 2019

    To help senior loved ones overcome the barriers keeping them from experiencing the benefits of technology, try these approaches:   Read the full article.

  5. 5 Reasons Why a Senior May Not Eat Enough
    May 17, 2019

    5 reasons as to why your senior loved one may not be eating as much. These are important to be aware of for the health of your loved one, Home Instead Senior Care can help.   Read the full article.

  6. Caring for Yourself While Caring for Others
    May 10, 2019

    While a CareGivers main job is to care for their clients, caring for themselves is JUST as important. Read on for tips to recognize and deal with CareGiver Stress.   Read the full article.

  7. Coping with the Unpredictable Life of Caregiving
    May 03, 2019

    Coping with the Unpredictable Life of Caregiving can be a daunting task for anyone. Especially relatives. Home Instead Senior Care is here to help.   Read the full article.

  8. Home Safety Considerations for Families Living with Alzheimer’s
    April 26, 2019

    Safety at home begins with adapting the environment to support the changing abilities of the person with Alzheimer's. Be sure to re-evaluate home safety measures regularly as the disease progresses.   Read the full article.

  9. 5 Ways to Manage Caregiver Guilt
    April 19, 2019

    Family caregivers experience lots of emotions that contribute to caregiver stress and guilt is a major contributor. Finding ways to manage caregiver guilt is essential.   Read the full article.

  10. Home Your Own Way Executive Summary
    April 12, 2019

    Home Your Own Way℠ offers free resources to help people decide where it's best for them to age. It can be a tough decision, & these tools are made to help seniors or their adult children start the discussion & begin planning.   Read the full article.

  11. Understanding Nutrition as Seniors Age
    March 25, 2019

    Ensuring seniors get proper nutrition as they age can be complicated for family caregivers especially if seniors have chronic medical conditions like diabetes, arthritis, dementia or heart disease.   Read the full article.

  12. If you have a brain, you have a reason to join the Alzheimer’s fight
    March 06, 2019

    It’s projected 14 million people will be diagnosed with Alzheimer’s by 2050. It’s a public health crisis. If you have a brain, join this fight. Home Instead CEO Jeff Huber shares five keys to believe there’s hope in the fight.   Read the full article.

  13. Let’s Put Dementia on the Agenda
    February 07, 2019

    Dementia impacts 50 million people today and will triple by 2050. It’s time to erase the stigma, take action and put dementia on the agenda. Home Instead’s commitment begins with care but extends into advocacy.   Read the full article.

  14. Four Keys to Creating a Family-Like Corporate Culture
    January 04, 2019

    The four key things a successful business needs to create a family-like corporate culture from one of Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top Company Culture recipients, Home Instead, Inc.   Read the full article.

  15. Senior Holiday Check List
    December 22, 2018

    The Baton Rouge Home Instead franchise offers a practical checklist to help adult children understand clue to their aging parents' wellness   Read the full article.

  16. CAREGivers Bring Light to Seniors During the Holidays
    December 06, 2018

    Professional CAREGivers shine light on seniors during the holidays. These caregiving tips can help family caregivers keep the holiday spirit alive for senior loved ones.   Read the full article.

  17. What Family Caregivers Need to Know About Medicare Changes
    November 20, 2018

    Family caregivers should understand the Medicare changes for 2019 to help guide senior loved ones in making Medicare decisions to meet their needs.   Read the full article.

  18. Thank You, Family Caregivers
    November 09, 2018

    It’s November – a time for reflection and gratitude. We want to thank family caregivers for their selfless dedication to caring for aging loved ones.   Read the full article.

  19. Youth, Women and Dementia
    September 28, 2018

    One in 10 people, 65+ have dementia and it affects women more than men. Because of dementia’s long-reaching impact, research and youth education around the globe is changing.   Read the full article.

  20. 10 Tips for Healthy Aging
    September 17, 2018

    A fear of aging is common, but older adults can age successfully with these 10 tips centered around a holistic approach that can be implemented at any age.   Read the full article.

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