7 Strategies For Heart Healthy Aging

February 26, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

February is American Heart Month, created to raise awareness of cardiovascular disease. We thought this would be an ideal time […]

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What is Lewy Body Dementia and How Can Home Care Help?

February 15, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

Lewy body dementia is a progressive dementia resulting in a decline in thinking, independent function and reasoning abilities due to […]

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Should Your Loved One with Dementia Be Driving?

January 29, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

No one wants to have this conversation with their aging parent, spouse or other loved one. Having “the talk” with […]

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Top Healthy New Year’s Resolutions for Older Adults

January 15, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

With a new year comes a new resolve to be better, live healthier and get fit. This is especially important […]

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3 Tips to Help Seniors Overcome Holiday Stress

December 30, 2020 | BY PHS Staff

‘Tis the season for gift giving, shopping, wrapping, eating treats, and – you guessed it – stress! Your life may […]

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7 Enjoyable Activities for Seniors with Limited Mobility

December 16, 2020 | BY PHS Staff

Many seniors suffer from limited mobility, whether due to severe arthritis, stroke, or injuries from a previous fall. Whatever the […]

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How to Respond When Someone with Alzheimer’s Repeats the Same Thing Over and Over

November 30, 2020 | BY PHS Staff

Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia can cause problems with short-term memory. This can result in repetitive behaviors, such […]

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Preparing Family for Holidays with Elderly Loved Ones

November 15, 2020 | BY PHS Staff

If you’re like many families, you may only get together a couple of times a year for large holiday celebrations. […]

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Maintaining Respect and Dignity in Home Care

October 30, 2020 | BY PHS Staff

As a caregiver, it’s easy to take on a “protective” role when caring for someone you love. It’s natural, after […]

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FAQs About Alzheimer’s

October 15, 2020 | BY PHS Staff

If your loved one, perhaps a parent or spouse, suffers from memory loss and has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, […]

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