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  • Benefits Of Exercise For Older Adults, According To Experts
    by UJAT Caregiver Network on April 13, 2022 at 2:29 pm

    When You Get Older, Exercise Is About More Than Building Big Muscles.  This article is intended for educational purposes only, and is not intended as a substitute for medical advice. For such advice, consult your physician or other qualified healthcare professional.  It’s never too late to start an exercise routine and enjoy becoming the fittest The post Benefits Of Exercise For Older Adults, According To Experts appeared first on Best Homecare Tips.

  • Understanding the Pros and Cons of Medicare Advantage
    by Finley Vincent on October 7, 2021 at 8:04 am

    Medicare is a health insurance package sponsored by the federal government. Unlike Medicaid, which focuses on low-income individuals who meet certain criteria, Medicare is offered to adults who are either over the age of 65, living with disability, or suffering from end stage renal disease. Medicare comes in four different parts, starting with Part A that The post Understanding the Pros and Cons of Medicare Advantage appeared first on Best Homecare Tips.

  • How to Avoid the Effects of Pandemic Fatigue and Caregiver Burnout
    by UJAT Caregiver Network on June 25, 2021 at 6:28 pm

    The post How to Avoid the Effects of Pandemic Fatigue and Caregiver Burnout appeared first on Best Homecare Tips.

  • How Covid Has Impacted Mental Health in the Home Care Field
    by UJAT Caregiver Network on May 28, 2021 at 1:32 pm

    The post How Covid Has Impacted Mental Health in the Home Care Field appeared first on Best Homecare Tips.

  • How to Prepare Seniors For the Covid-19 Vaccine
    by UJAT Caregiver Network on May 14, 2021 at 3:01 pm

    The post How to Prepare Seniors For the Covid-19 Vaccine appeared first on Best Homecare Tips.

  • 3 Reasons Why Weight Training Is Recommended for Seniors
    by Samuel Wilkinson on October 27, 2020 at 7:00 pm

    Working out is an activity that divides people and opinions. Some claim that women who exercise look bulky and overly masculine, while others argue that you aren’t doing it right if you feel no pain in your muscles. While these claims have little truth to them, even bigger misconceptions exist regarding older adults and exercise. The post 3 Reasons Why Weight Training Is Recommended for Seniors appeared first on Best Homecare Tips.

  • Tips on how to Heal and Prevent Bed Sores
    by UJAT Caregiver Network on August 12, 2019 at 8:46 pm

    Bed sores are a painful skin disorder often experienced by older adults with mobility concerns, also known as pressure sores or pressure ulcers. Most at risk are those who are in one position for a long time because they are exposed to constant pressure on one part of the body. Sores can develop very quickly The post Tips on how to Heal and Prevent Bed Sores appeared first on Best Homecare Tips.

  • The Challenges of In-home Dementia Care for Providers Highlighted in the Latest Research
    by UJAT Caregiver Network on August 9, 2019 at 4:35 pm

    Older adults who live with dementia at home tend to be sicker and socially more challenging than their counterparts, as discovered in the latest research. This implies that home care providers who have established themselves as dementia specialists will probably have a difficult task on their hands. More than 5.7 million older adults living with The post The Challenges of In-home Dementia Care for Providers Highlighted in the Latest Research appeared first on Best Homecare Tips.

  • Tips for Including Older Loved Ones in Holiday Conversations
    by Samuel Wilkinson on December 10, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    This time of year is considered special by many, and it’s with a reason. The holiday season is upon us. During this time, friends and family gather to celebrate various festivities and enjoy time spent together. Over the holidays, it is essential to be around your elderly loved ones and dedicate some of your time The post Tips for Including Older Loved Ones in Holiday Conversations appeared first on Best Homecare Tips.

  • Holiday Tips for Older Adults and Their Caregivers
    by Gavin Brown on December 1, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    It’s the holiday season! First, there was Halloween, and then we had Thanksgiving. However, the best is yet to come. Christmas is the favorite part of the year of many people living in the US. There’s nothing like Christmas, when the whole family gathers to celebrate one of the biggest Christian holidays. We celebrate peace The post Holiday Tips for Older Adults and Their Caregivers appeared first on Best Homecare Tips.