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Home care or nursing home? Round the clock solutions for Redwood City seniors

Maybe your aging parent just got out of the hospital. Maybe he or she recently had a fall or was diagnosed with dementia or diabetes. Or maybe your loved one is just getting older. Whatever the cause, your Redwood City senior isn’t physically capable of standing to do meal preparation or able to get out of bed without help. NuevaCare home care aides want to help your senior have the comfort and independence of home while still receiving as much care and assistance as needed.

NuevaCare Announces New Posts on Senior Care in San Mateo, Redwood City and other Bay Area Communities

March 31, 2017 – San Mateo & Redwood City, California. NuevaCare, a leading home care agency based in San Mateo, California, but serving Bay Area cities as diverse as Millbrae, Belmont, and Palo Alto, is proud to announce two lively and important new posts to its blog on the topic of senior care.

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4 Big Benefits of Senior Care in Redwood City

It's common for seniors to resist the idea of senior care from a professional caregiver. They don't like the idea of a stranger coming into their home, or they value their independence. Talking to your loved one about senior care in Redwood City can make all the difference in terms of getting them onboard with improving their lives through home care. Photo credit: Moyan_Brenn via / CC BY Senior care in Redwood City helps maintain independence When a home care provider comes in to help a senior, at first the senior can feel as though they're being watched al of the time. However what's really happening is that they have someone available to them that allows them to stay at home with ease. They can maintain their...

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How to Get Family Caregiver Support in Redwood City

Family caregivers often end up taking on more responsibility than they are comfortable with. It's easy to fall into the trap of not getting enough help. Though there may be some support from friends or family members, primary family caregiver support can be a real challenge. Often that family and friend support isn't consistent, and it's the consistency that makes the most positive difference. Photo credit: gwaar via / CC BY Here are four ways that you can find more consistent and better support as a family caregiver in Redwood City. You don't have to be in this alone. Make a list of people who can help Start off by grabbing a pen and a piece of paper and writing down a list of all of the poeple...

Dental Care is an Essential Part of Health for Redwood City Seniors

As a person reaches their senior years, taking care of their aging teeth may become a daily challenge. Many older adults experience the loss of their natural teeth  because they lose the ability to take care of them. There are factors associated with age that make it increasingly difficult to do all the hygiene steps that are required for good dental health. Redwood City home care can help. Age related difficulties in caring for teeth  Some of the main factors that make it hard for a senior to care for their own teeth are: Arthritis and other similar conditions cause limited dexterity. This may hinder the aging adult’s ability to clean her own gums and teeth properly with a toothbrush. Memory lapses associated with age, mild dementia...