Non-Medical Remedies for Maintaining Eyesight

Besides using medical treatments, you can make adjustments in your home or diet to help care for eye diseases or conditions. Studies show that to see clearly, the average 60-year-old person needs at least three times the amount of light as the average 20-year-old. To...

Cost of Not Using a Qualified Home Care Company

How much does Home Care cost?  A simple question with a complex answer.  You might ask, “Why so complex?”   The cost of home care depends on the type of home care you find.  First let’s look at working with a full-service Home Care company.  Full service Home Care is...

Fighting Memory Loss

ConsumerLab.com® January 5, 2014 Vitamin E Helps Alzheimer’s Patients — A new study suggests that high-dose vitamin E can help people with Alzheimer’s disease retain their ability to perform activities of daily living (such as dressing) for several...

Senior Housing Options

Almost all seniors want to stay in their own homes – it is the reason that home care businesses exist.  However, sometimes it is just no longer possible.  At that point families should take plenty of time to investigate the alternatives, which primarily can be...

Seniors at the Holidays

For most of us, the holidays are a wonderful time to share the joys of family life and friendship. But for many older adults the holidays can be highly stressful, confusing, or even depressing if their mental, physical and emotional needs are not taken into account....