Nutritious Thanksgiving Dishes for Seniors

Thanksgiving is a wonderful holiday where friends and family gather to celebrate all they are grateful for with a delicious feast. However, Thanksgiving dinners have the potential to deliver a lot of unhealthy dishes and plenty of excess calories. Seniors who need as much nutrition as they can get often fail to focus on the more nutritious dishes that are available during Thanksgiving. Of … [Read more...]

Have You Heard These Myths About ALS?

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), or Lou Gehrig’s disease, is a condition which affects the way that nerves and muscles function. Approximately 20,000 people in the United States have ALS, but despite its prevalence, it’s not a disease people are very familiar with. In fact, there are a number of myths surrounding the disease. If you have an aging family member with ALS, here are some myths and … [Read more...]

Getting Your Children Involved in Choosing Holiday Gifts for Your Parent

Elderly Care in Lauderhill FL Teaching your children about the joy of giving during the holiday season can be one of the most memorable and meaningful lessons that you teach them. When it comes to your role as family caregiver for your aging parent, getting your children involved in choosing the right holiday gifts for your senior can be an experience that is meaningful to you and helps them to … [Read more...]

Helping Your Elderly Loved One with Constipation

Elderly Care in Lauderhill FL It's easy to miss knowing when your elderly loved one is having issues with constipation, especially if she's not sharing that information. Constipation can lead to other problems, though, so it's important to deal with it as quickly as possible. Enlist the help of your loved one's elder care providers to help you track health situations such as constipation and … [Read more...]

Innovative Elderly Care: Creating Your Own Meals for National Frozen Food Month

Elderly Care in Lauderhill FL For many families, frozen food is the bedrock of their daily diet and a mainstay in every meal from their toaster waffle breakfasts to their lasagna dinners. Frozen foods make preparing meals quicker and more convenient, which is essential for many families in today's fast-paced, busy world of two-income homes and endless social, extracurricular, and work activities. … [Read more...]

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