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Home care providers can help Foster City seniors with dating advice!

Home care providers can help Foster City seniors with dating advice!

Your friend invited you to a party and, even though you didn’t really want to go, you decided to anyways to support your friend. You arrive at the party, get some refreshments and find a place to sit. While looking around the room, you see another party-goer looking your way. Your eyes meet and he comes over to talk. It’s instant attraction and he gets your phone number before you leave. On the way home, your friend asks, “So how are your kids going to react to the fact that you’re over 60 and interested in dating?” Yes, this story is about a Foster City senior! In this post, we’ll discuss some ways that home care providers can help and encourage your senior while navigating the dating waters.

Home Care & Entrepreneurship: Encouraging Foster City Seniors to Enjoy Life

Home Care & Entrepreneurship: Encouraging Foster City Seniors to Enjoy Life

They say that “When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.”1 And it’s true. Sour situations will come in this life, but if you handle them with grace and a positive attitude, the situation won’t seem as hard. Plus, if you turn those lemons into a small business (aka lemonade stand) the added benefit of a few extra dollars doesn’t hurt either! Speaking of entrepreneurs, your Foster City senior receiving home care assistance might enjoy starting a small business. Below are some suggestions and an explanation.

Osteoporosis: What is it and how can senior care help my Foster City loved one?

Osteoporosis: What is it and how can senior care help my Foster City loved one?

You may not even think about it, but there’s “no bones about it” that osteoporosis is a dangerous condition.1 It can send seniors to the emergency room and make normal life very difficult. And yet, it can often go unnoticed. Foster City seniors and their families should be aware of this and take necessary precautionary measures to help offset the dangers of this treatable disease. One option is to hire a senior care provider to help with this.

Alzheimers care tips for Foster City caregivers

Alzheimers Care: Tips for Foster City Caregivers

Remember that your Foster City senior needing Alzheimers care IS NOT dumb. Even though it would be completely unintentional, don't fall into a habit of patronizing or treating your senior as if he or she is a baby. Far from it! Your senior will have trouble remembering basic tasks (like taking medications or how to turn on the TV), but has the wisdom of age and a wealth of knowledge about life, love and days gone by that need to be valued and appreciated. As a caregiver, it's vital that you empathize with the feelings that your senior expresses and try to understand the difficulty he / she is having with growing older. Getting older isn't easy and dealing with...