Health

5 Simple Ways to Reduce Heart Disease in Seniors

2019-02-15T11:31:23+00:00

5 Simple Ways to Reduce Heart Disease in Seniors Heart disease is a scary topic, but one that should be taken seriously. As you age, your risks of developing problems increases, but if you follow the simple steps below you can greatly reduce your chances of encountering these issues. Eat Fruits & Vegetables The effects [...]

5 Simple Ways to Reduce Heart Disease in Seniors2019-02-15T11:31:23+00:00

Caring for Your Loved One with Alzheimer’s

2019-01-31T10:12:19+00:00

Caring for Your Loved One with Alzheimer’s When a loved one is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, caring for them takes patience. The disease affects people’s ability to handle daily tasks, but luckily there are ways to help them maintain their dignity and sense of independence by using practical solutions. The three things to remember when planning [...]

Caring for Your Loved One with Alzheimer’s2019-01-31T10:12:19+00:00

Early Signs of Alzheimer’s In Seniors

2019-01-24T16:01:43+00:00

Early Signs of Alzheimer’s In Seniors As parents and grandparents in your life become older, it’s normal for certain signs of aging to naturally occur like decreased mobility and some memory loss. Certain studies have shown that about 40 percent of people over the age of 65 experience some form of memory loss. But [...]

Early Signs of Alzheimer’s In Seniors2019-01-24T16:01:43+00:00

Agnes Trylinski Wins the BCCPA Home Care Provider of the Year

2019-01-10T11:34:34+00:00

Agnes Trylinski Wins the BCCPA Home Care Provider of the Year Our very own Agnes Trylinski has won Care Provider of the Year in the Home Health category! To learn more about this accomplishment and what it means, below is an excerpt from the BC Care Providers Association detailing the awards. After receiving a [...]

Agnes Trylinski Wins the BCCPA Home Care Provider of the Year2019-01-10T11:34:34+00:00

How Seniors Can Get More Exercise

2018-12-31T16:21:19+00:00

How Seniors Can Get More Exercise No matter what age you are, incorporating exercise and a well-balanced diet will ensure your health and longevity. For seniors, exercise and physical activity increases mobility and actually prevents certain signs of aging. It’s important to remember that if you have been inactive for some time, start slowly towards [...]

How Seniors Can Get More Exercise2018-12-31T16:21:19+00:00

Walking in the Winter: A Guide to Staying Safe

2018-12-24T12:13:38+00:00

Walking in the Winter: A Guide to Staying Safe Winter can make it tough, if not dangerous, for seniors to get around. This is especially true when there is snow, ice, or frost on the sidewalk (common during Winter months in BC). However, it’s important to stay active, especially during the winter months. [...]

Walking in the Winter: A Guide to Staying Safe2018-12-24T12:13:38+00:00

How to Deal with Debt as a Senior

2018-12-24T12:13:13+00:00

How to Deal with Debt as a Senior When most of us think about getting older, we think about retiring from our jobs, tv dinners, and maybe if we’re lucky, a winter home in Phoenix. Unfortunately, more and more seniors are facing a much more daunting hill to climb when they retire: crippling debt. [...]

How to Deal with Debt as a Senior2018-12-24T12:13:13+00:00

Winter Activities to Enjoy with your Parents

2018-12-24T12:14:22+00:00

The Best Activities to Enjoy with your Aged Parents This Winter The winter can be a tough time for older people because of the limits that the weather can have on their mobility. Luckily, there are many groups and organizations that are aware of this issue, and put on great events, as well as [...]

Winter Activities to Enjoy with your Parents2018-12-24T12:14:22+00:00

Dementia: What to do when a loved one has dementia

2018-12-17T14:36:58+00:00

Dementia: What to do when a loved one has dementia Living or being a caregiver for someone with dementia is fulfilling. You’re helping them live a much more full and active life. However, it can also be both mentally and physically exhausting work. Many people go through this dilemma and these feelings. You [...]

Dementia: What to do when a loved one has dementia2018-12-17T14:36:58+00:00