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Hope Senior Home Care Opens Bloomfield Hills Office Location

Hope Senior Home Care Opens Bloomfield Hills Office Location Home Care Agency Grows Geographic Presence to Enhance Client Service    Grosse Pointe, MI – Hope Senior Home Care has expanded its office locations to include Bloomfield Hills, organization President Terri Murphy announced this week.  The agency’s newest address is 41000 Woodward Ave Suite 350 Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304.  The office will be used for client consultations, human resources and community outreach.     “We are looking forward to enhancing our...

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Why Is it Important to Keep Your Senior Mentally Active if She Has Dementia?

Home Care Services - Why Is it Important to Keep Your Senior Mentally Active if She Has Dementia?

Some people with dementia might develop a fatalistic attitude and decide that there's no point in staying mentally active. But the reality is that even with dementia, your senior can greatly benefit in a variety of ways from keeping her brain working every day. Her Self-esteem Improves When someone isn't able to stay as active as they would like, their self-esteem can suffer. If your elderly family member is still performing tasks on a daily basis, that helps her to...

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When Sarcoidosis Affects the Lungs

Homecare - When Sarcoidosis Affects the Lungs

Sarcoidosis was once believed to be a rare disease. Today, experts say that it is quite common and happens in people across the globe. It occurs in people of all ages and across ethnicities, though it is more prevalent in people of African American and Scandinavian descent. It can also affect any area of the body. However, it most commonly affects the lungs. What is Sarcoidosis? Sarcoidosis causes small lumps, called granulomas, to develop in clusters in parts of the...

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Spotting Symptoms of Melanoma in Seniors

Home Health Care - Spotting Symptoms of Melanoma in Seniors

Melanoma is a type of skin disease that affects millions of Americans each year. Elderly adults are at a high risk of developing melanoma and it can often go undiagnosed and untreated for far too long. Aging adults often have a hard time identifying the symptoms of melanoma and must rely on family caregivers and home health care providers to help. If everyone is on the lookout for symptoms of melanoma on the senior’s skin, the odds of early detection...

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Does Aging in Place Scare You? Read These Stories That Show Why It’s Often the Best Choice

Elderly Care - Does Aging in Place Scare You? Read These Stories That Show Why It's Often the Best Choice

Your parents want to stay in their home. You worry about them. They're not close to a hospital or city services. You're not close by. You worry about them being isolated and lonely. Here are some stories from seniors who insist that aging at home is the best choice. A Familiar Home Eased Wandering After being diagnosed with Alzheimer's, not much changed for Mack. He had his dog, neighbors he knew, and roads that were familiar. As his dementia progressed,...

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Four Items to Add to Your Respite Care Plan

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Do you really know what respite care is and what it can do to help your family? Some people mistake respite care with hospice. When caregivers come to the place your parents live and provide home care while you take a break, that's respite care. Families often talk about elderly care plans and when it's going to be time for home care. Some focus on family caregiving and try to avoid the cost of home care. One thing should never...

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How to Support Seniors with Speech Problems

Senior Care-How to Support Seniors with Speech Problems

Has your elderly mom or dad developed speech problems in recent months? It’s common for aging adults to experience health issues that affect their speech. As their family caregiver, you want the best for them, and getting them professional help for their speech issues is a key part of overseeing their health issues. There’s no better time to learn more about speech issues in seniors. As the top method of communication between humans, speech is extremely important in seniors. Losing...

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Ease Stress and Anxiety by Caring For Yourself Before Your Dad

Did you know that an average of 4 out of 10 family caregivers experience emotional stress? Rates of stress and anxiety are higher for caregivers who more than an hour from their parents. That stress comes from the demands of care, the time spent ignoring your own needs, and your own withdrawal as you focus on your dad's needs over your own. Join a Support Group Your best support will come from others who understand what you're experiencing. Find an...

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Now That Your Mom Has Diabetes, What Ingredients Does She Need to Be Aware Of?

Elder Care - Now That Your Mom Has Diabetes, What Ingredients Does She Need to Be Aware Of?

Your mom has been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. She needs to start checking her blood sugar levels. She needs to watch what she eats. It's not going to be easy. Many foods have sugars hidden within them. Sometimes, sugar is an added ingredient in things you'd never expect to contain them. The American Heart Association recommends women do not exceed 25 grams of sugar per day. Some foods will quickly put your mom over that limit. Store-bought bread, flavored...

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What You Should Know About National Glaucoma Awareness Month

Home Care Services Mt Clemens MI - What You Should Know About National Glaucoma Awareness Month

January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month. As a family caregiver, this is the ideal opportunity for you to learn more about this health issue that can negatively impact your senior's function, health, and well-being so you can step in to help them manage it in the best way possible. Being well-educated about the issues and challenges your senior may face enables you to give them the highest quality care and ensure they are able to manage them in the best...

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