Signs Your Elderly Parent Needs Help

Posted Posted in Blog, Elder Care, Home Health

As our parents grow old, the energy and flexibility they used to depend on can become challenged. They might acquire a sickness that depletes their physical energy, so they’re not as active as they used to be. Or, they could have injured a part of their body or lost their strength due to old age. […]

Why is Laughter Healing?

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Just as studies have shown that using massage chairs in the workplace can reduce stress, improve concentration, and focus, and enhance one’s overall job performance, appropriate laughter at work can also encourage similar outcomes. Furthermore, laughter can improve team morale, reduce tension, and increase job satisfaction overall because it is so healing. Hence why so […]

What is Palliative Massage?

Posted Posted in Elder Care, Home Health

Palliative massage can be performed through many avenues, whether through home health services, by a massage therapist, through hospice, or in the comfort of the patient’s home, within a massage chair that potentially is covered by insurance. All of these methods hold the privacy and dignity of those cared for with the highest regard kept […]

Why Are Dogs Good for Depression?

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According to much research, dogs may help you live a happier life by lowering stress, anxiety, sadness, and feelings of isolation. They encourage people to be more active and can contribute to their general health. There is so much to gain from having a dog for someone who has depression, ADHD, cognitive disabilities, Alzheimer’s disease, […]

Why is sex good for the elderly?

Posted Posted in active adults, Elder Care, holistic healing, Home Care, Home Health

Many active older couples report greater satisfaction with their sex life because they have fewer distractions, more time and privacy, and no worries about pregnancy. On the other hand, some older adults feel stressed by health problems, financial concerns, and other lifestyle changes. There are many reasons why sex is good for the elderly. Some […]

What Are Active Adult Retirement Communities?

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An active adult community is a real estate development offering residents 55 years old and over, independent and lower-cost or maintenance-free living. Individuals 55 and over are considered active adults because they continue to work; hence, the terms “active adult community,” “active adult retirement community,” and “active 55-plus living”. Who Should Consider Living in Active […]