ASK PETER: All You Would Like to Know About Senior Care, Dementia, and Alzheimer's Care

What is quality of life and how to improve it?

For decades countries have been measuring the quality of life of their citizens and comparing them with each other. That measurement considers how long people live, how healthy they are and their access to basic services and care.

12 Signs of a Heart Attack

Home Care Longmeadow (MA) and region: In the movies, heart attacks are intense and sudden. But most heart attacks start slowly, with mild pain or discomfort. Many times, people affected aren't sure what's wrong and wait too long before getting help.

Controlling the Risks Can Reduce Heart Attack in 80%

Elderly Care Vernon CT: Controlling the major risk factors could reduce a person’s risk of heart attack or stroke by up to 80%. The sooner you know and manage your risk factors, the better your chances of keeping your heart healthy, throughout your life.

Six Heart Attack Risk Factors You Can Modify, Treat or Control

Elder Care Tolland CT: Staying active is one of the most important things a person can do to help curb obesity, lower the chances of heart disease and live healthily. Regular, moderate-to-vigorous physical activity helps reduce the risk of heart and blood vessel disease. Read about other risk factors that play a role in a heart attack.

Scams Against the Elderly Currently Going on in Connecticut

Senior Care and Safety: State police are alerting about a new phone scam that is exploiting the recent death of the Trooper Kevin Miller (photo). People are calling state residents and asking for monetary contributions for a “fallen officer’s fund.” Check about this and other types of scams currently going on in our region.

Older Americans lose more money in scams than younger people

Elder Care in Enfield CT: In his column in the Enfield Press this week, Home Helpers Home Care Owner, Peter DiMaria talks about the scams currently happening in CT and the national data for scams, recently released by the FTC.

Denise Maney is our Caregiver of the Quarter

Denise provides Exceptional Companion Care, Alzheimer’s Care and Personal Care for our client’s and their families in Suffield CT, Enfield CT, and Stafford CT.

Alzheimer's 2018 Facts and Figures

In 2017 more than 16.1 million Americans provided an estimated 18.4 billion unpaid hours caring for someone with Alzheimer's or other dementias, valued at more than $232 billion. Home Helpers Home Care article published by the Enfield Press.

Alzheimer’s Care: diagnose and treatment are on the horizon

Peter DiMaria's "We Care" column about Home Care, Elderly Care, Dementia Care and Alzheimer's Care is published bi-weekly in the Journal Inquire, distributed in Manchester, Vernon, Tolland, Ellington, Somers, Suffield, Stafford, Enfield and all North Central Connecticut.

Home Helpers brings its specialized senior care to Agawam

Besides talking about our options for Home Care and Senior Care, Home Helpers also brought our joint program with the VCC (Veterans Care Coordination), which helps eligible veterans to submit their paperwork to the VA and pays the benefits in advance, while the VA analyses it.

It’s OK to ask for help

As boomers get old, the "sandwich" generation has to care for children and loved ones

How to Start the Conversation? (part 2)

Peter DiMaria, owner of Home Helpers North Central CT discusses options you have when discussing the need for home care with your loved ones.

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