Childless Senior Care Plan

Childless Senior Care Plan

Mary’s Story: A Childless Senior in Need of Care Meet Mary: A 93-year-old woman who recently suffered from a broken hip and in need of a senior care plan. Currently, Mary lives with her 92-year-old husband in a patio home at a senior community. Mary and her husband have no children. They also have not…

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5 Ways to Guard Against Flu & Pneumonia in Elderly People

Pneumonia in Elderly

It is that time of year again in Pittsburgh. When we huddle close together with loved ones and stay indoors to avoid the cold weather. Being in close quarters, however, can hasten the spread of disease. This is especially dangerous for vulnerable populations such as the elderly. One major illness that can be both common…

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Why Senior Hearing Loss is More Serious Than You Think

Senior Hearing Loss

Prevalence of Senior Hearing Loss One of the most common afflictions for older Americans is hearing loss. This hearing loss typically occurs gradually over the course of a person’s life, so the shift into debilitating hearing loss can be difficult for a person to detect individually. Approximately 2 in 3 people over the age of 75…

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How to Provide Long Distance Senior Care

Long Distance Senior Care

Providing Long Distance Senior Care Caring for your aging parent is stressful. This stress doubles when you are a long distance caregiver. You will come across unique challenges when you provide long distance senior care.The good news, however, is that you are not alone. According to the MetLife National Alliance for Caregiving Report 15% of people providing care…

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5 Amazing Ways to Make Memories with Aging Parents This Christmas

Aging Parents This Christmas

The holidays are always a great opportunity to capture memories with family members. This can be especially important if you have an aging senior in your family. Making special memories for all generations can really help liven up any celebration. Here are a few ideas to get started for you and your aging parents this…

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