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Weddings and Dementia Care: How to Help Burlingame Seniors Cope

Weddings and Dementia Care: How to Help Burlingame Seniors Cope

The big day has finally arrived…your wedding day! You’ve spent the past several months planning every detail out, from the food and flowers to the venue, clothing and music. But have you thought about your Burlingame grandparent(s) receiving dementia care? Will they be able to handle attending a major event? Below are some suggestions on how to navigate the waters with elderly family members.

Healthy sleeping tips for Burlingame seniors receiving disability care

Healthy sleeping tips for Burlingame seniors receiving disability care

Ah, sleep, beautiful sleep. Naptime is a dreaded word for little kids, but they just don’t know the value of it. As humans age and the responsibilities of life kick in, sleep becomes more important. And sometimes it’s harder to come by. Burlingame seniors (and all seniors, for that matter!) can struggle with getting good sleep at night. Below are some tips for disability care providers in helping the elderly get better sleep.

Alzheimers care in Burlingame and health benefits of eating fish

Alzheimers care in Burlingame and health benefits of eating fish

This fishy story is true…many people around the world have been fasting from eating meat one day a week for the past several weeks and instead opting for fish.1 But why? Historians disagree about the exact reasons for why fish is allowed, but this tradition is still honored during the 40 days called Lent preceding the Easter holiday.1 Some restaurants even add or highlight dishes starring fish during this season.2 Anyway, if your Burlingame senior is receiving Alzheimers care, he or she would benefit from eating this white meat as a regular part of a weekly diet. We’ll discuss some reasons below.

Dementia care in Burlingame: Caregiver help from living in the fast lane

Dementia care in Burlingame: Caregiver help from living in the fast lane

When you're young, life can feel like a racetrack that goes around again and again. Plus, there's lots of obstacles that have to be bypassed or dealt with. Just like a car race, though, it all goes by so quick! And before you know it, your life in Burlingame begins to slow waaay down. Retirement happens. You can't get around very well, so outings with friends are more limited. If memory or some health issues start coming up, you consider moving to a nursing home. But inside, you still "feel young" and want to enjoy at least part of life in the "fast lane." Thankfully, NuevaCare's dementia care providers and team of caregivers can help bridge the...

NuevaCare Announces New Pages on Millbrae Home Care and Burlingame Home Care Options

March 29, 2017 – Millbrae & Burlingame, California. NuevaCare, considered one of the top home care providers to Bay Area clients, is proud to announce new information pages on Burlingame and Millbrae home care options. With a large hospital presence, Burlingame and Millbrae are often the starting points for patients upon hospital discharge as they search for viable home care options for themselves or their loved ones near Burlingame, Millbrae and other San Francisco Bay Area communities such as San Mateo or Palo Alto.

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Hip Fracture Prevention for Burlingame Seniors

A common problem among seniors is hip fracture. Hip fractures affect nine out of ten people over the age of sixty, and are one of the leading causes of hospitalization in America for that age group. The risk of fracturing a hip doubles with each passing year over sixty.  Preventing hip fractures presents an important issue for families who are charged with being caregivers in Burlingame. However it's possible to prevent hip fractures with diligence and attention to detail, and families can prevent a great deal of trouble later with simple steps. Preventing Hip Fractures in Older Adults A major reason that older adults get hip injuries has to do with their lack of coordination. That makes it much easier for them to fall. Prevention starts with...