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Fall and Falling: San Mateo Caregiver Fall Prevention Tactics

Fall and Falling: San Mateo Caregiver Fall Prevention Tactics

Fall is just around the corner…and what a beautiful time of year it is! The weather (hopefully) starts to get a little bit cooler and all the new programs and back-to-school activities begin. But for seniors, the word “fall” has a more serious implication. Those in the know, like a caregiver, are aware that falling is a serious health threat and problem for San Mateo seniors.

Cancer Care

Cancer Questions your San Mateo Caregiver may ask

When diagnosed with any disease, the first response is often fear, followed by a plethora of questions. Cancer questions for a doctor or potential caregiver are very helpful in easing that fear and providing a sense of "control" or understanding of the situation during a difficult time. While you undoubtably have many cancer questions for a caregiver, the caregiver will likely have some important questions to ask you. A big part of cancer care is understanding the specific need(s) surrounding the patient that is being cared for. Below are some types of questions you may hear in an interview. [caption id="attachment_6141" align="alignright" width="300"] Pauley. Stock photo. Posed by model.[/caption] Cancer Questions from your Caregiver What type of cancer has your loved one been diagnosed with? This...

NuevaCare, a Leading Home Care Agency based in San Mateo, Announces Topic-Specific ‘Tags’ for Home Care, Senior Care, and Home Care Agency Information

San Mateo, CA – April 30, 2017. NuevaCare, a leading home care agency based in San Mateo, California, but serving Bay Area cities as diverse as Millbrae, Burlingame, and Palo Alto, is proud to announce information upgrades to its blog in the form of WordPress ‘tags.’ The new ‘tags’ allow interested persons to bookmark and read organized content on topics such as home care (generally) as well as senior care and home care agency issues.

Caregiver in San Mateo, CA

A Caregiver and a Child in San Mateo, CA: Honoring Your Aging Mother this Mother’s Day

Being the family caregiver for your aging mother does not take away the importance of her role as your mother. Regardless of the cognitive or memory challenges she is facing, or the amount of care that you provide for her on a regular basis, she is still your mother and it is important that you take the time acknowledge and honor that relationship. Mother’s Day is the perfect opportunity for you to remind your mother how much you love her and spend quality time appreciating her as your mother rather than just as an aging adult for whom you provide care. There are many ways you can make this Mother’s Day special for your aging mother. Some of these ways include: Bring your siblings together for a...