How to Change Sheets of an Occupied Bed

How to Change Sheets of an Occupied Bed

Reading Time: 2 minutesOne task many caregivers struggle with is how to change the sheets when the person you are caring for can’t be moved from the bed. Changing sheets regularly is important for the health and hygiene of your care recipient. It’s a critical...
Caregiver Basics: Dental Care

Caregiver Basics: Dental Care

Reading Time: 4 minutesAs we age, oral health problems like plaque buildup, dry mouth, cavities, tooth decay, gum disease, and oral cancers can trigger pain, swelling, sensitivity to hot and cold foods and drinks. Neglected teeth also detract from an older adult’s...
Caregiver Tips – Transferring

Caregiver Tips – Transferring

Reading Time: 2 minutesHow to assist with transferring If your care recipient needs assistance getting in and out of a car or chair, or moving from their bed to a wheelchair, you know that helping them with this task can sometimes be a challenge. Here are some tips to...
National Healthcare Decisions Day – April 16th

National Healthcare Decisions Day – April 16th

Reading Time: < 1 minuteNo one WANTS to talk about how they want to live at the end of their life but it is a gift to family and friends. National Healthcare Decisions Day is April 16, 2022. If you haven’t thought about and shared your wishes for how you want...