Gardening Tips for Seniors!

It’s officially spring (even though it still doesn’t feel like it in some states), and with spring comes gardening. Gardening can be a great way to get outside and get moving when the warmer weather comes around. Here are some tips for all the senior gardeners out there! Paint tool handles Sometimes tools can be

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Location Tracking Services You Should Know About

Last week we discussed how to prevent wandering, this week we’re going to go more in depth about some of the products/services that will help you do just that. Project Lifesaver This organization provides a personal tracker, and when the person wanders, the caregiver calls a local Project Lifesaver agency and a trained team will

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Preventing Wandering

Wandering is a big concern for people with certain cognitive problem caused by conditions such as autism, Down syndrome, and dementia. Wandering can be extremely stressful for family and caregivers, so here are some tips to help decrease the chance of wandering: Secure the home If your loved one lives with you, a simple solution

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Acute vs. Chronic Pain

We all feel pain, but not all pain is the same. Did you know that there are different kinds of pain? Two examples are acute and chronic. So what are the differences between acute and chronic pain? Acute pain: This kind of pain usually begins suddenly and feels sharp. Acute pain can be mild and

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