Understanding Common Symptoms of Depression Faced By Your Elderly Loved One

Understanding Common Symptoms of Depression Faced By Your Elderly Loved One

Depression can happen to people of all ages regardless of their background or achievements. Depression is often overlooked in older adults as a change in behavior is commonly attributed to cognitive decline or a part and parcel of aging. It’s crucial to understand that depression isn’t something that everyone experiences at least once in their…

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What To Do When Siblings Disagree With A Parent's Care Needs

What To Do When Siblings Disagree With A Parent’s Care Needs

Often, siblings will have differing opinions with regards to their aging parent’s care. Disagreements can vary from the type of care needed, financial contributions, or how much effort each sibling is putting in. Each person will think they are right and know what’s best for their parents, but not everyone is always right. Whichever decision…

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What To Look For In An Emergency Alert System

What To Look For In An Emergency Alert System

One of the best and most effective ways to enforce a safe living environment for older adults is to install an emergency alert system. Otherwise known as medical alert systems, personal emergency response systems, and medical emergency response systems, these devices allow residents to call for medical help and assistance whenever required. As such, emergency…

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