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Is Mom or Dad at Risk for Suicide? - Young and middle-aged people aren’t the only ones taking their lives. In fact, the highest rates of suicide in men, by far, are among those age 75 and older. In this article, Allison Ashton outlines why older adults are at risk for suicide and what to do when your loved one shows warning signs.
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6 Reasons to Buy a Home Care Franchise Now - Today more than ever, seniors are choosing to spend their final years at home instead of moving to a nursing facility or hospital. Lisa Ferber, a NYC-based journalist describes why the best chance to purchase a home care franchise is now.
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Tips for Preparing Your Parent's Home for Recovery After Hip Surgery - Hip surgery is one of the most common forms of surgery performed on older adults. In fact, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 300,000 of these surgeries are performed on people over the age of 45 in the United States each year, with the majority occurring among elderly adults. This type of surgery can make a tremendous difference for a senior who has suffered a fractured hip, or wh...
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Difficult Situations Family Caregivers Face When a Parent Has Alzheimer's - Between 2000 and 2015, the number of deaths related to Alzheimer's increased by 123 percent. According to the Alzheimer's Association, in just 65 seconds, another person develops Alzheimer's. When your mom or dad has Alzheimer's, it's virtually impossible to predict what you're about to face. Every patient is different. Some progress faster than others. One thing is certain. You'll face situations you would never ha...
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What Is the Link Between Cold and Migraines? - A migraine is a kind of headache that can cause severe pain, often on only one side of the head. In addition to pain, migraine can cause symptoms like nausea, vomiting, and sensitivity to light and sound. They can last for hours or even days. Doctors don’t know just what causes migraines, they think it might have something to do with the brain stem and the way it works with certain nerves. In addition, there may also be an imbalance of chemical...
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What Is Sundowning and How Can I Help My Loved One Avoid It? - Sundowning is a phenomenon that occurs later in the day for individuals who suffer from Alzheimer's disease. They often experience a burst of confusion, anxiety and aggression, which can be difficult for loved ones to cope with. We provide several tips you can follow to help ease the agitation.
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