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Making Your Home Dementia-Safe

Providing a comfortable, soothing home environment for those with Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia is key to their emotional wellbeing, but equally important is ensuring the person will be safe from harm in the home. Changes in the brain from dementia can cause even the most innocuous items, such as dark-colored rugs, to appear[…] Read More…

Senior Digestive Problems: Constipation. What to Look for and How to Help.

Digestive problems can lead to major discomfort and can significantly impact quality of life. No doubt, at some point in your life, you have experienced a bout of constipation and can understand the short-term challenges it presents to your feeling of health and wellbeing. As an elder, this challenge can be overwhelming and even debilitating,[…] Read More…

Top Tips for Managing Common Challenging Alzheimer’s Behaviors

Alzheimer’s disease is an ever-evolving condition; just when you’ve figured out how to best manage one symptom or behavioral issue, another springs up to take its place! While it’s certainly challenging, it’s also very rewarding to provide care for a loved one with Alzheimer’s, and the dementia care experts at Nightingale Homecare have some tips[…] Read More…

Are Your Loved Ones at Risk for Senior Falls? Nightingale Homecare Can Help!

Ask your elderly loved ones what their greatest fears are, and you’re likely to hear one common theme throughout: the fear of falling. So many seniors have witnessed friends and acquaintances suffer the consequences of a fall, and understand just how devastating to health and independence a fall can be. Senior falls often result in[…] Read More…

Why It Hurts: Understanding Arthritis Pain

Arthritis is a debilitating condition for many older adults, and the nagging aches and pains can feel relentless. It’s interesting to note though that two arthritis patients can be diagnosed with the exact same type and degree of joint damage, and while one experiences excruciating pain, the other might feel only mild discomfort. The reasons[…] Read More…