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What to Do About Dad’s Back Pain

Amy’s father, Stan, had always been an active guy. He loved to work in the yard and do his own home repairs. But, lately, Amy noticed that her father was sitting far more often when she visited his house than he used to. When Amy asked him if he...

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What Can You Do about Delusions with Dementia?

Delusions can be a scary thing for you to hear about from your senior. They’re a common issue for people who have dementia, because your senior really is trying to make sense of what’s going on around her. There may be some factors that make...

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What Should Your Senior Do about Prescriptions During the Coronavirus Pandemic?

If your elderly family member takes prescription medications regularly now for existing health issues, that’s not likely to change throughout the course of the coronavirus pandemic. She and you may be a little more concerned about how to handle...

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How Can Caregivers Help Elderly Adults During the COVID-19 Pandemic?

During the COVID-19 pandemic, you may be wondering how you can help your elderly loved one. Before this pandemic began, you may have gone to visit your elderly loved one at least once a week, maybe more. You probably spent time with them, hugged...

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ADHD in Senior Citizens: What Should You Know?

If you are taking care of a senior citizen, there are many things that you should be aware of. One of those things is that senior citizens can have ADHD. Many family members who care for their elderly loved ones don’t recognize ADHD. They may...

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Bathroom Safety for Elderly Adults

Are you worried about your elderly loved one getting in and out of the bathtub or shower? Do you worry about them walking in and out of the bathroom to use the toilet? Maybe you are worried they will have a fall. This is a very common concern for...

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