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  1. Inspiring Self-Care: Self-Care Tips for Family Caregivers
    August 04, 2020

    Home Instead offers self-care tips for family caregivers caring for aging loved ones.   Read the full article.

  2. 5 Tips for Seniors to Enjoy Summer Weather Safely
    July 22, 2020

    Learn how older adults can stay safe while temperatures rise.   Read the full article.

  3. Warning Signs for Seniors
    July 03, 2020

    Signs of Declining Health in Aging Adults: As a family caregiver, how can you tell if your loved one is in trouble?   Read the full article.

  4. Making Father’s Day One to Remember: Tips for Celebrating from a Distance
    June 18, 2020

    As Father’s Day nears, Home Instead Senior Care shares simple ways to show appreciation for the father figures in your life even while practicing social distancing.   Read the full article.

  5. Medication Management
    May 29, 2020

    Are you worried your mom or dad may not be taking their medication properly? It may feel easier and safer to take full control of their medications, but it’s important to work together.   Read the full article.

  6. Home Safety
    May 29, 2020

    As your parents age, you may begin looking at the home of your youth through different eyes. Your mom’s favorite rug? She tripped over it last week and nearly fell. That deep bathtub you used to love to soak in? Dad can’t get into it anymore.   Read the full article.

  7. Exercise, Nutrition Important to Fighting Osteoporosis and Preventing Fall-Related Injuries
    May 14, 2020

    Have you noticed that your mom is becoming increasingly frail? Is her risk of falling getting higher, yet she refuses to use a cane? You are certainly not alone; most families experience this.   Read the full article.

  8. Dementia Care During COVID-19
    May 02, 2020

    If you are caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or another dementia, you may notice a change in their behavior since the onset of COVID-19. Read more here:   Read the full article.

  9. 5 Must Dos When Aging Alone
    April 30, 2020

    Home Instead Senior Care offers advice and resources to help older adults plan for aging alone and navigating the later years of life independently.   Read the full article.

  10. Staying Active During COVID-19
    April 24, 2020

    Are you and your senior loved ones staying active during COVID-19? During social distancing it is challenging, but keeping mom and dad active can help prevent or even reverse frailty.   Read the full article.

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    April 17, 2020

    We’re always inspired by amazing clients, like Lynette. She’s a vibrant young woman who brings joy to our CAREGivers lives every day. Even though she’s not a senior, she needs the supports of our CAREGivers to get to work because she has Cerebral Palsy.   Read the full article.

  12. 4 Tips to Minimize the Effects of Eye Disease
    March 30, 2020

    What changes can you make to help minimize the effects of your loved one's vision loss?   Read the full article.

  13. What Can I Do to Help Protect my Aging Loved One Against Fraud?
    March 16, 2020

    Scammed: It’s the word no family wants to hear when it comes to their aging parent. The growing prevalence of senior fraud is putting many older adults in harm’s way, threatening to strip them of their money, their independence and their trust.   Read the full article.

  14. The Importance of Building Meaningful Relationships as We Age
    March 09, 2020

    Home Instead Senior Care offers advice and resources to build strong connections and relationships later in life.   Read the full article.

  15. Help Your Senior Loved One Manage Their Medications Safely
    March 06, 2020

    Does your loved one have to take several medications every day? The ability for your senior loved one to remain independent in their own home, can depend on their ability to manage their medications.   Read the full article.

  16. How to Start Long-term Care Planning for Seniors
    February 06, 2020

    Home Instead Senior Care offers advice and resources to help families and seniors confidently plan for the future.   Read the full article.

  17. New Year, New You: Practicing Active Aging in 2020
    January 10, 2020

    Home Instead Senior Care offers ideas to help older adults stay active throughout the year.   Read the full article.

  18. Spotting the Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease
    December 19, 2019

    Home Instead Senior Care shares tips for spotting the signs of Alzheimer’s Disease and other forms of dementia when visiting family this holiday season.   Read the full article.

  19. What to Do When Your Loved One is Resistant to Care
    October 25, 2019

    What to do when your loved one is resistant to care.   Read the full article.

  20. A Thanksgiving Message
    October 11, 2019

    Holidays are a time when families come together. Sometimes the holidays are the only time we see our loved ones. Seeing our aging relatives' health decline can be unsettling.   Read the full article.

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