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Game night fun in San Carlos for seniors receiving diabetes care

Game night fun in San Carlos for seniors receiving diabetes care

If you’re bored, try playing a board game! One great way to involve the whole family (including your San Carlos senior) is to have a family game night. This could be something your senior hosts on a weekly, monthly basis or could even just be a yearly event when you come to visit your senior receiving diabetes care over the holidays.

Hillsborough diabetes care and celebrating long-distance holidays

Hillsborough diabetes care and celebrating long-distance holidays

This year, the Fourth of July lands on a Wednesday, which can make it more difficult for families to get together to celebrate. If you live far away from your Hillsborough senior, this can be especially hard. Thankfully, NuevaCare’s diabetes care team can help your loved one enjoy the holiday even if you can’t be with him or her in person.

Diabetes Care Treats for Seniors on Memorial Day in Redwood City

Diabetes Care Treats for Seniors on Memorial Day in Redwood City

Next week, Americans celebrate a holiday weekend! Known as Memorial Day weekend, this holiday kicks off the summer season and is a special time to remember loved ones that have passed away, particularly those who served in the military for our country. NuevaCare is very grateful for all our seniors and our diabetes care team wants to help your Redwood City senior enjoy a special time with family.

Diabetes care for Belmont seniors and increasing hearing loss awareness

Diabetes care for Belmont seniors and increasing hearing loss awareness

Did you know that diabetes can affect your hearing? Yes, it’s true! Your high blood sugar can be a detriment to overall health, including eyesight and your ears.1 For senior citizens, including those in Belmont, this is especially worrying. As humans age, we will gradually and naturally lose some of our hearing acuteness.2 Thus, for aging adults and loved ones with diabetes care needs, the concern for hearing loss is real.

Diabetes care in San Carlos: Helping seniors maintain a heart-healthy life

Diabetes care in San Carlos: Helping seniors maintain a heart-healthy life

Valentine’s Day is a holiday dedicated to celebrating matters of the heart. True, the special day is meant to be focused on love between individuals, but it doesn’t hurt to serve as a reminder for good heart health. For San Carlos seniors with diabetes care needs, keeping a heart-healthy lifestyle is especially important.

Diabetes care in Los Altos: Encouraging the lost art of letter writing

Diabetes care in Los Altos: Encouraging the lost art of letter writing

There’s always a bit of anticipation when going to the mailbox to check and see what you’ve gotten for the day. True, the stacks of bills and junk mail aren’t enjoyable, but sometimes you’ll get a letter or card from a dear friend. These days, getting a hand-written note is pretty uncommon. But Los Altos seniors receiving diabetes care can make a difference by writing and sending notes!

Gift Ideas for San Carlos Seniors Receiving Diabetes Care

Gift Ideas for San Carlos Seniors Receiving Diabetes Care

A few weeks ago, we talked about some possible gift-giving ideas for seniors. In a similar vein, this post will offer some additional ideas for your San Carlos loved one. Around the holidays, many people will want to give home-baked goods or holiday cookies. But for those receiving diabetes care and with dietary restrictions, alternative gifts are much appreciated.

Hillsborough seniors can still eat well even with diabetes care needs at Thanksgiving

Hillsborough seniors can still eat well even with diabetes care needs at Thanksgiving

Children happily shout with glee as they exclaim, “We’re going to Grandma’s for Thanksgiving!” Yes, going “over the river and through the wood” to Grandma’s house is wonderful indeed1. A grandparent’s house is where yummy food, lots of warm hugs and pleasant memories abound. But for aging Hillsborough seniors with diabetes care needs, the big holiday feast can be extra challenging. Thankfully, eating well on turkey day with diabetes isn’t impossible…it just takes some additional planning and help.

Diabetes Care tips for traveling with Los Altos seniors

Diabetes Care tips for traveling with Los Altos seniors

It’s summer, which means that you’ve probably either been on a family vacation or are planning one! Traveling offers new, exciting experiences and is usually greatly anticipated by all. If you’re traveling with your Los Altos senior and he or she is receiving diabetes care, you’ll want to use the packing tips below to ensure the best care for your loved one.