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Memory Loss & the Importance for Dementia Care in San Carlos

In “The Way We Were,” Barbra Streisand sings the line “Memories, light the corners of my mind…” It’s a beautiful sentiment we all can relate to, but even more so as the years go by. For those with aging parents or loved ones, dementia care might become an important need, especially if he or she is showing signs of memory loss. Why?

Foster City Seniors, Loneliness

Tips for Foster City Seniors & Dealing with Loneliness

Meeting new people and connecting with old friends can be tough at any stage of life, but especially for the elderly. Decreased mobility, lack of energy and loss of friends or a spouse due to death are only a few of the reasons an elderly person in Foster City might feel lonely. In addition to this, what if family members of the aforementioned elderly person live in another state or even country? Even more isolation and feelings of alienation ensue.

Caregiver Loneliness

One thing that we don't always thing about is how deeply caregiving can affect the person who is offering treatment to their loved one. Taking care of an aging loved one is a challenging task that can take a toll on a person thanks to the intense demands that it places upon them. It's not unusual for caregivers to be overcome with the duties and responsibilities that they must bear. Caregiver loneliness is a serious issue As a loved one needs more and more of their caregiver's time, that person can become isolated from other connections that they previously enjoyed. Their social life can seem to disappear overnight and there becomes a serious sense of loneliness that can intensify over time. Loneliness is not something to be taken...

How Home Care Helps: Lessening Caregiver Loneliness

One thing that we don't always thing about is how deeply caregiving can affect the person who is offering treatment to their loved one. Taking care of an aging loved one is a challenging task that can take a toll on a person thanks to the intense demands that it places upon them. It's not unusual for caregivers to be overcome with the duties and responsibilities that they must bear. Caregiver loneliness is a serious issue As a loved one needs more and more of their caregiver's time, that person can become isolated from other connections that they previously enjoyed. Their social life can seem to disappear overnight and there becomes a serious sense of loneliness that can intensify over time. Loneliness is not something to be taken...