In-Home Dementia Care Costs

By |2024-06-19T02:50:49+00:00June 18th, 2024|

In today's society where a growing portion of the population is above 65 years, the need for senior care, particularly those with conditions such as dementia or Alzheimers disease, has become an essential discussion point. This article delves into a tremendous concern - the memory care costs associated with in-home dementia care. We aim to [...]

In Home Memory Care: A Comprehensive Guide

By |2024-06-19T02:43:47+00:00June 14th, 2024|

Our homes are havens—a sanctuary where memories are made and cherished. For individuals experiencing memory loss, this place of comfort can be instrumental in preserving their cognitive abilities. This guide introduces you to the concept of in home memory care, a specialized care approach to dementia or Alzheimers disease designed to provide patients with a [...]

The Importance of Adult Autism Services

By |2024-05-02T18:17:51+00:00April 3rd, 2024|

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), often simply referred to as autism, is a complex neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by challenges with social skills, communication, and repetitive behaviors. While it is usually diagnosed in childhood, the effects continue into adulthood. Adult autism refers to individuals with ASD who have reached adulthood and continue to face these challenges. These [...]

What is a Hospice Caregiver?

By |2022-03-30T22:09:33+00:00February 28th, 2022|

What is hospice? Hospice is end-of-life care that is specifically focused on relieving painful symptoms rather than curative treatment. In order to qualify for hospice care, one has to have been given 6 months or less to live by their doctor. This is necessary since a key component of hospice care is that all attempts [...]

What does it take to be a hospice nurse?

By |2022-03-30T22:10:20+00:00February 28th, 2022|

What is hospice? In order to understand what a hospice nurse does, it is important to understand what hospice care is. Hospice care is end of life care that is given to those with 6 months or less to live. When under hospice care, a patient agrees to stop all curative treatments and focus on [...]

Hospice Care

By |2022-03-21T17:20:48+00:00February 10th, 2022|

What is hospice care? Hospice care is end of life comfort care that is offered to those with a terminal illness. Proof of a 6 month life expectancy from a doctor is required before initiating hospice care, as it is only given to terminally ill patients. Hospice care focuses on the quality of life for [...]

Do You Need a Stair Lift?

By |2022-03-30T22:13:12+00:00January 14th, 2022|

What is a Stair Lift? A stair lift is a chair that is on a rail that travels up the length of your staircase. It is motorized, so all the user has to do is get in the chair and press a button. Some people confuse a stair lift and a lift chair, but they [...]

Garden Carts Taking the Heavy Lifting Out of Gardening

By |2022-03-30T22:20:42+00:00December 1st, 2021|

Gardening is a great way to stay physically and mentally healthy. Persons who choose to age in place may find comfort in tending to a garden that they have grown and taken care of for years. Spending some time gardening allows you to enjoy the fresh air while getting some light exercise and seeing the [...]

Compression Gloves

By |2022-03-30T22:22:47+00:00November 29th, 2021|

More than 54 million adults in the United States live with doctor-diagnosed arthritis. These are only persons who have officially been diagnosed. Some believe that if we were to include people who have not been diagnosed but who have symptoms consistent with a diagnosis of arthritis, this number would increase to over 91 million adults. [...]