Category: Long-Term Care Planning

How Can a Geriatric Care Manager Help My Loved One?

Family care providers realize that navigating the process of finding appropriate care resources for a senior can seem like trying to traverse the ocean in a rowboat – blindfolded, and blindsided by the buffeting waves and winds. The prospect of arriving safely and securely to your destination is fairly slim without having the appropriate tools, […]

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Dementia and Communication Strategies: Nonverbal Techniques

It can be frustrating dealing with dementia, and communication strategies may not always be successful, particularly in the middle and later stages of the disease. Brain changes impact the ability to hear, process, and respond effectively to conversations, and it’s up to us, as caregivers to implement new approaches to communicating to more successfully connect […]

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Home Care Hollywood: The 4 New Cancer Facts You Need to Know

Each year since 1999, we’ve achieved an increasing drop in cancer-related deaths, a reassuring trend that’s positioned to carry on as scientists discover more and more about what causes cancer and consequently are in a position to identify new and better treatment options. Nonetheless, cancer continues to be one of the foremost causes of death […]

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