What Is it that Makes Driving More Difficult for Seniors?

Your senior may not want to admit it, but driving now is more difficult than it was for her a decade or two ago. There are a lot of reasons for that and they all impact whether she'll be able to continue to drive on her own. Reflexes Slow Down, which Increases Reaction Time. Your senior's reflexes just aren't as fast as they used to be. She may want them to be at the same level as they … [Read more...]

Elderly Communication Challenges and What You Can Do

It’s difficult for many people to accept the changes that come with the normal aging process. Usually, the physical and mental challenges come on gradually so that there is time for adjustment. However, sometimes changes come quickly in the form of illness or injury, making it hard for seniors to cope. Communication disorders may be some of the most difficult to deal with because they often appear … [Read more...]

Healthy Vision Month

Home Care in Boynton Beach FL If you are like many people, you may take your senses for granted. When you are on a home care journey with your elderly parent, however, you can no longer think that way. It is important that you pay close attention to the risks that face your aging parent and what you can do within your home care efforts to protect them from these risks. May is Healthy Vision … [Read more...]

Helping Your Parents Create a Daily Activity to Enjoy with Their Home Care Provider

Home Care in Boynton Beach FL Routine and predictability are important concepts when it comes to care for the elderly. Particularly for those seniors who cope with symptoms of Alzheimer's disease or other forms of dementia such as memory loss, cognitive processing limitations, confusion, and anxiety, following routines helps structure their days and reduce nervousness. Even for those seniors … [Read more...]

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