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  • Driving Retirement Part 2 – Having the Tough Conversation About Taking the Keys Away Driving Retirement Part 2 – Having the Tough Conversation About Taking the Keys Away In last week’s blog, I addressed Driving Retirement Part 1 – When to Take the Keys Away from a Senior Loved One, and the signs that may indicate it is time to have a tough conversation about taking the car keys away for driving safety concerns. In this week’s blog, Driving ... Read More
  • Driving Retirement Part 1: When It’s Time to Take the Keys from Your Senior Loved One Driving Retirement Part 1: When It’s Time to Take the Keys from Your Senior Loved One I don’t know about you, but I regularly encounter drivers who are on their phones or in such a hurry that they blow through red lights and stop signs without a pause. This has elevated my concern for seniors on the road because their reaction time has more than likely slowed ... Read More
  • Nutritional Guidelines and Tips for Aging Adults Nutritional Guidelines and Tips for Aging Adults A friend of mine recently suffered a respiratory illness that kept her up nights and negatively impacted her appetite. She told me that nothing tasted like it should and she had been force-feeding herself to get food down, and the medications she was prescribed only made ... Read More
  • Benefits of Regular Exercise for Seniors with Parkinson’s Disease Benefits of Regular Exercise for Seniors with Parkinson’s Disease One of the caregivers on my team helps a 76-year-old gentleman with Parkinson’s disease (PD). He is one of her favorite clients because she has known the family her entire life…literally. When she was an infant, her maternal Grandmother was a housekeeper for the man’s family ... Read More
  • 6 Eggcelent Ways to Celebrate Easter with Seniors 6 Eggcelent Ways to Celebrate Easter with Seniors Where does the time go? Easter is right around the corner, and I need to get busy preparing for fun and festivities for my family, friends, colleagues, and some special senior guests I hope can attend my annual celebratory gathering. DailyCaring, a caregiving website ... Read More
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