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Is the Garage a Problem for a Senior with Dementia?

Elder Care in Holmdel NJ: The garage can be a hotbed of danger for your senior if she’s dealing with dementia. Keeping her safe might be as simple as securing some specific items, or it might mean doing something a little more involved.

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3 Ways Social Media Can Help Your Senior

Caregiver in Wall NJ: If your senior parent requires elderly care help at home, especially if they may have mobility issues that prevent them from getting outside of their house as much as they would like to, we have compiled 3 ways that giving your senior access to social media may actually help them.

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Four Important Things to Consider When it Comes to Exercise and Your Senior

Home Care in Toms River NJ: Getting more active is great for your senior, especially if she’s keeping this information in mind.

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4 Things Caregivers Can Do to Care for Themselves

Caregiver in Marlboro NJ: Research shows that caregivers are at risk for a wide variety of health problems because of the excess stress that being a caregiver places on them. According to the Family Caregiver Alliance, between 40 and 70 percent of family caregivers have symptoms of depression.

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How Home Care Can Help Older Adults After a Heart Attack

Home Care Services in Wall NJ: Life after a heart attack can be frightening and difficult for older adults. They may worry that they will have another heart attack or that they won’t be able to do all the things they once did.

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Four Ways to Embrace a New Mindset as a Family Caregiver

Caregiver in Monroe NJ: Caring for your parents seems like the best choice, but it can be emotionally and physically wearing. It's common for family caregivers to get pulled into a cycle of anxiety and depression.

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It's Time to Start Looking Into Late-Season Garden Prep Work

Senior Care in Marlboro NJ: For many in northern climates, September and October lead to the end of the summer gardening season. It's time to start clearing out gardens, patio planters, and raised beds and prepping them for the winter.

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Four Reasons You Might Be Avoiding Making a Self-care Plan

Home Health Care in Holmdel NJ: If you’ve been dodging the idea of making your own self-care plan, you might need to address why you’re doing so. When you understand what your motivations are behind not doing something, you can find a way to start doing that thing.

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Tips for Home Safety for Seniors

Home Health Care in Manalapan NJ: As people age, it can be harder for them to get around their home and do the normal activities of life. Their houses can become dangerous places where they can fall or suffer other types of injuries.

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Senior Care – The Dangers of Overheating

Home Health Care in Brick NJ: Its summertime, both the best and the worst time of year. On the one hand, the skies are bright and sunny, and there is time for family vacations and fun galore.

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Four Things to Do Right Now if You’re Beyond Tired

Home Care in Wall NJ: You’re probably used to just keeping yourself going, but what about when you’re so tired you’re afraid you’re going to fall asleep standing?

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Everything You Need to Know about Respite Time

Elderly Care in Brick NJ: There are lots of misconceptions about respite time and how caregivers should use it.

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Does Your Senior Still Enjoy Cooking?

Caregiver in Holmdel NJ: Cooking is still possible, especially if you focus on helping your senior to do so safely.

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Readying Your Parent's Home and Yourselves to Sell Your Parent's Home  

Home Care Services in Holmdel NJ: Selling your parent's home can be a difficult decision, but for many elderly adults, it is just another step in the aging process. They may have physical challenges that make the home less safe and accessible, they may struggle with cognitive challenges that reduce safety, they may have financial needs for the move, or they simply may want to transition into living in a smaller home or with you.

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Five Types of Assistive Devices for a Senior with Arthritis

Elder Care in Toms River NJ: Assistive devices can make a world of difference for someone with arthritis.

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Is Frozen Food a Healthy Choice for Your Senior?

Homecare in Monroe NJ: As a family caregiver, you know how important it is for your aging parent to eat a healthy diet on a regular basis. What they eat makes a tremendous difference in their functioning, energy, and health, and can impact their overall quality of life.

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What Do You Do if Your Senior Is Convinced She’s Got Dementia?

Home Health Care in Tinton Falls NJ: Dementia is a frightening possibility for so many aging adults. If your elderly family member is concerned about developing dementia, she might come to you expressing those fears.

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How to Make Senior Fire Escape Plans

Home Care in Monroe NJ: When seniors choose to age in place, they must get by with a lot of help from family caregivers and home care providers. Family caregivers and home care providers assist them with numerous daily tasks to keep them healthy and content.

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Shore HomeCare Services LLC. Is Proud To Announce That It Has Achieved Accreditation Through The National Institute For Homecare Accreditation, NIHCA.

Our organization always strives to practice and maintain the highest standards for our industry. Achieving accredited status means that Shore HomeCare Services LLC. has met nationally recognized standards for the provision of quality homecare services.

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Does Your Senior Have What It Takes to Volunteer?

Home Care in Tinton Falls NJ: Volunteering can be one of the best ways to get seniors involved in the community and boost their quality of life. Often elderly adults feel as though they are no longer relevant, or that they can't make a difference in the world around them.

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5 Tips to Keep Elderly Loved Ones Healthy This Winter

Elderly Care in Plantation NJ: If your elderly mom or dad is dependent on you and home care providers for help with daily tasks due to declining physical or mental abilities, you know how much they rely on you to look after their health and welfare.

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Four Arthritis Tips for Stubborn Seniors

Arthritis can become a problem for anyone, including your extremely stubborn aging family member. If your elderly family member is trying to manage her arthritis on her own, she might not be having the success that she wants.

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How Can Your Senior Find Exercise She Can Enjoy?

Elder Care in Monroe NJ: Finding the right type of exercise involves a bit of trial and error for some people.

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What is the Difference Between Alzheimer’s Disease and Lewy Body Dementia?

Homecare in Wall NJ: Lewy body dementia (LBD) is a form of dementia that is characterized by protein deposits, called Lewy bodies, forming in the brain. Its symptoms are similar to those in both Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease.

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Seven Basic Safety Ideas for Seniors with Alzheimer's Disease

Caregiver in Manalapan NJ: As Alzheimer's disease progresses, your senior is going to need more help with safety. These are some basic safety tips to consider using.

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Home Care and Activities of Daily Living

Elder Care in Marlboro NJ: When you think about the basic tasks that make up every day for your senior, home care can help with all of them.

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Shore Homecare Services Client Testimonial

Homecare in Tinton Falls, NJ: Hi. Just want to let you know that Kristen who came on Saturday and Sunday was wonderful.

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Shore Homecare Services Client Testimonial

Homecare in Jackson NJ: I wanted to invite both of you to my mom’s “Life Celebration” Luncheon at Laurita Winery.

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Benefits of Simple Switches During Vegan Month

November is Vegan Month. Many people are making the switch to a more plant-based diet because of the wide variety of potential health benefits associated with cutting down on animal products and increasing plant foods.

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Are You Hovering Over Your Family Member?

Caregiver in Toms River NJ: It's normal to want the best for your elderly family member, but you might be doing a little bit too much.

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Are Seniors More Susceptible to the Cold Than Younger Adults?

Elderly Care in Mana Hawkin NJ: In many areas of the country, the summer heat is gone, and the cooler temperatures of the fall are settling in. In the coming weeks, the temperatures will continue to drop, and the cold will take over.

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Do You Need an Energy Boost to Keep up with Your Aging Adult?

Caregiver in Tinton Falls NJ: Sometimes you might be more worn out than your aging adult is. But is there anything you can do to bump up your energy levels?

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Five Tips for Convincing Your Senior to Drink More

Homecare in Holmdel NJ: When your elderly family member is reluctant to drink enough water that can quickly become a problem.

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What is National Skin Care Awareness Month?

Home Care Services in Toms River NJ: Healthy skin is important, no matter what age or stage of life a person is. However, elderly adults are all too frequently unaware and uninformed about what it takes to maintain healthy skin.

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What is National Spinal Muscular Atrophy Awareness Month?

Elder Care in Tinton Falls NJ: August is National Spinal Muscular Atrophy Awareness Month, which spotlights the disease as well as all efforts to support victims and their family members, fundraising, and promotes awareness.

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5 Household Tasks that May Pose a Danger for Older Adults  

Home Care Services in Monroe NJ: We all want our aging relatives to be able to stay as independent as possible as they get older. A loss of independence is one of the things that many seniors fear as they get older.

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Is Your Senior Being Completely Honest with Her Doctor?

Caregivers in Tinton Falls, NJ: Honesty is the best policy, they say, and that can be true for your aging adult when she visits her doctor.

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"Our caregivers are trained by through the Caregiver Training University. The CaregiverlistĀ® Certified Stamp ensures that our caregivers are trained with the best content for those working in the home. You may rest assured that our caregivers have been given all the tools to provide the best care possible for your loved ones. Founded by former homecare agency owners, Caregiverlist has created training specifically for those working in your home."