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Author Archives: Louise Savoie

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Managing Your Schedule Easier and More Efficiently

There’s a lot to juggle when you’re taking care of someone you love. You may need to go ahead and sit down with a pen and some paper and do some brainstorming first. That’s going to give you what you need to be able to put some real solutions...

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Elderly Adults and Loss of Taste: What Should You Know?

As a person gets older, they might notice that some foods don’t taste quite as good as they used to. One reason for this is that taste buds often diminish over time. There are a number of reasons why this happens. [caption id="attachment_437"...

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COVID-19: How Does It Affect Elderly Adults?

COVID-19 has affected everyone from the younger generation to elderly adults. Many people have faced times of depression, anxiety, and loneliness during the COVID-19 pandemic. Health experts have stated that the elderly are more vulnerable than...

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Keeping Aging Loved Ones with Dementia from Wandering

Dementia is an umbrella term for various diseases that affect the cognitive abilities of individuals. An individual with dementia who is still capable of walking has a high risk of wandering. This can be a pressing concern for any elderly...

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Why Isn’t Your Senior Sleeping?

If your elderly family member isn’t sleeping well on a regular basis, you might want to help her to figure out what’s keeping her from snoozing. The following are some starting points for getting to the bottom of the issue. [caption...

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Five Facts about Respite Care

The more that you understand about respite care, the more likely you’re going to take advantage of it when you can. Here’s what you need to know as a caregiver. [caption id="attachment_417" align="alignright" width="300"] Caregiver Homewood...

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