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  1. Nov
    16

    A caregiver shares her family's decision to use in-home senior care services and their experience with Home Instead Senior Care.   Read more

    November 16, 2016
  2. Oct
    26

    A family caregiver becomes concerned when she discovers her elderly mother, who suffers from dementia, is hiding stale food.   Read more

    October 26, 2016
  3. Oct
    17

    When living in an intergenerational household, sometimes both family caregiver and senior parent need extra respite.   Read more

    October 17, 2016
  4. Oct
    12

    A family caregiver discusses the stress she feels from making the decision to move herself and her elderly mother who suffers from dementia.   Read more

    October 12, 2016
  5. Oct
    05

    A family caregiver finds social activities for her elderly mother can be stimulating and exciting, but exhausting as well.   Read more

    October 05, 2016
  6. Sep
    20

    For a family caregiver, the future is not always clear when caring for her mother suffering from dementia   Read more

    September 20, 2016
  7. Sep
    13

    Share a family caregiver’s journey, as she cares for her 83-year-old mother suffering from dementia.   Read more

    September 13, 2016
  8. May
    23

    A recent study could help convince seniors of the value of exercise, particularly programs that increase muscle mass.   Read more

    May 23, 2016
  9. May
    06

    Senior health may be more successful if older adults have social goals, research says.   Read more

    May 06, 2016
  10. Apr
    28

    Are you terrible at remembering names? Are you worried it may be a sign of becoming older, or even worse, the onset of dementia? Worry not, keep reading   Read more

    April 28, 2016
  11. Apr
    28

    A new study has found that sleeping more than eight hours a day could increase your risk for stroke.   Read more

    April 28, 2016
  12. Apr
    26

    Research Connects Chronic Stress and Mild Cognitive Impairment   Read more

    April 26, 2016
  13. Apr
    12

    There may be advantages to helping that older loved one tune into physical fitness. Preventing senior heart attacks is one.   Read more

    April 12, 2016
  14. Mar
    30

    Now that your older loved one is off the road, you’re relieved, right? You could soon be facing a new worry.   Read more

    March 30, 2016
  15. Mar
    14

    Evidence of the stresses of family caregiving just keeps mounting. A new study suggests that family and unpaid caregivers who provide substantial help with health care were more likely to miss out on valued activities.   Read more

    March 14, 2016
  16. Feb
    29

    It's the kind of news that could help Mom or Dad get moving! Seniors – even those diagnosed with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) – could stop cognitive decline with an exercise program of moderate intensity, according to a new study.   Read more

    February 29, 2016
  17. Feb
    17

    Determining the best place for your loved one to recover after hospitalization can often be overwhelming. We offer senior care services in Port Coquitlam, New Westminster and Coquitlam to help you and your loved transition into life at home.   Read more

    February 17, 2016
  18. Feb
    14

    It's often called the silent killer. Uncontrolled high blood pressure is a leading cause of heart disease and stroke, according to the CDC. As a matter of fact, more than 67 million Americans have high blood pressure, according to the CDC.   Read more

    February 14, 2016
  19. Dec
    15

    Renewing Your Caregiving Spirit for the New Year through inspirational stories about a senior or caregiver, a helpful care tip, or commentary on the latest news about how we’re working together to enhance the lives of older adults.   Read more

    December 15, 2015
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