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Who’s Taking Care of You When I’m Gone?

The older we get, the less likely we are to be able to keep up with normal activities we used to do – this is often the case with everyone. And one of the worries old couples face is the thought of leaving behind their loved ones without anyone to take care of them, especially … Read More

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Creative Pursuits Can Promote Healthy Aging

For us here in Lowenhill Home Care Services, exercising your creativity is a healthy form of self-expression. It gives people the chance to connect with their innermost joys and anxieties. As such, there is a variety of health-related settings like hospice agencies, dementia care communities, and others that uses art therapy activities for their patients. … Read More

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Gratitude in Being an Alzheimer’s Caregiver

Taking care of a loved one diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or some other mental disorder can be emotionally and physically draining. Oftentimes, you feel like days are dragging along, and even if you are very dedicated to your sick family member, you still cannot avoid feeling stressed and burnt out. Feeling grateful might be a challenging … Read More

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The Negative Effects of Ageism in Senior Care Communities

According to Galfandberger, ageism is “prejudice and discrimination against someone because of how old they are.” When doctors misguidedly profile patients who are 65 years or older, it puts them at a much greater risk for unsafe medication side effects, medical misdiagnoses, and unnecessary tests and treatments. DID YOU KNOW? Adults ages 65 and older … Read More

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