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30 Fri, Aug 30, 2019

Grief and Healing from a Loss

By | 2019-09-02T13:24:40-07:00 August 30th, 2019|Caregivers, Depression, Family Caregiver Advice, Health & Wellness, Support|

Grief Grief can consume you at any point in your life, and usually from the loss of a loved one (family members, friends and pets).  There's really no way to prepare for it.  Obviously not an emotion sought after, but one every human will experience during their life.  Some .....Read more

1 Sat, Sep 1, 2018

Suicide Awareness for Seniors

By | 2018-11-01T16:20:04-07:00 September 1st, 2018|Aging in Place, Depression, Health & Wellness, Long Term Health|

For many of us, the word 'suicide' makes us very uncomfortable. For others, it’s not even talked about, or only discussed when someone famous or successful takes their own life. We've recently lost two celebrities that brought our attention to suicide once again. Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain. We're .....Read more

22 Wed, Nov 22, 2017

Senior Holiday Blues – Home Care for the Holidays

By | 2018-12-04T14:38:39-07:00 November 22nd, 2017|Aging in Place, Depression, Holidays|

We're in the holiday season, which means there are many reasons to be happy because there’s more family around, gifts to give and love to share.  Although, for some seniors, it's the contrary.  Depression (Senior Holiday blues) is very common among older adults during this time of year, because .....Read more

25 Fri, May 25, 2012

The Nursing Home Abuse Problem

By | 2018-09-21T18:13:55-07:00 May 25th, 2012|Abuse & Neglect, Company News, Depression, Family Caregiver Advice|

According to the National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA), elder abuse is the intentional act of physically, emotionally, or mentally abusing an elderly individual.  Elder abuse can be done by refusing to provide proper health care, food, and shelter, as well as causing physical pain, mental anguish, taking belongings .....Read more