How to Manage Their Healthcare

How to Manage Their Healthcare

Reading Time: 7 minutesHow to Help Your Care Receiver Manage Their Healthcare Contributed by Roberta Carson, Zaggo Managing a serious medical condition is tough for anyone, but it’s particularly difficult for seniors. Many seniors have complicated health issues that...
How to wash lower legs and feet if you can’t bend over

How to wash lower legs and feet if you can’t bend over

Reading Time: < 1 minuteIf it is hard for you to reach below your knees when bathing, use a kitchen tongs to extend your reach. Hold a sponge in a kitchen tongs. Reach with the tongs to wash your feet and legs. The tongs extend your reach so you do not have to bend...
Making Home Safer

Making Home Safer

Reading Time: 2 minutesMaking home safer for an older adult who has difficulty walking, seeing clearly, or some other disabling condition means making a home safer for everyone who lives in the house. Since falls in older adults accounts for the leading cause of...
Organizing for Caregivers

Organizing for Caregivers

Reading Time: 2 minutesOne of the facts a new caregiver can quickly discover is that the paperwork and other information you need to keep track of can be pretty overwhelming. Figuring out a system that works for you to help keep things organized can be a big help not...