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By Julie Davids, 9:00 am on February 4, 2016

When we age, we often develop emotional, mental, and physical disorders that can’t always be remedied with traditional medicines. Some seniors may prefer holistic medications, while others will look to programs like music therapy. If you’re curious about the health benefits of music therapy for seniors, Oshkosh caregivers will explain…

By Julie Davids, 4:26 am on January 28, 2016

Taking on the role of caregiver for a senior loved one can lead to stress and eventually burn out. The change in family dynamics, financial concerns, disruptions to the household routine, and the added workload of caregiving all contribute to caregiver stress. It is important to manage stress if you’re…

By Julie Davids, 9:00 am on January 21, 2016

According to the National Eating Disorder Association, eating disorders affect people of all ages, backgrounds, and socioeconomic statuses. Even seniors can be affected by eating disorders for any number of reasons, which can lead to serious health consequences. If you are concerned about your elderly parent’s eating habits, Oshkosh live-in…

By Julie Davids, 9:00 am on January 14, 2016

The decision to provide in-home care in Oshkosh for your senior loved one can be one of the most beneficial decisions you and your loved one make. However, it can also be a difficult decision for your loved one to accept and adjust to. Here are some tips to help…

By Julie Davids, 9:00 am on January 7, 2016

For family members who care for an elderly loved one, it can be difficult to determine when he or she needs professional at-home care in Oshkosh. If you are struggling to decide when the time is right, pay attention to the following signs. When your loved one exhibits any of…