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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This Caregiver Stress Test Helps You Avoid Burnout

September 30, 2020 | BY PHS Staff

As a family caregiver, you are well aware of the stress that comes with taking care of your senior loved […]

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Memory Changes in Older Adults: What the Research Shows

September 15, 2020 | BY PHS Staff

Everyone’s brains change as they get older, but perhaps not in as many drastic ways as we assume. Psychologists who […]

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Coronavirus Scams Targeting the Elderly: How to Avoid Them

August 30, 2020 | BY PHS Staff

The last several months have been a scary and unpredictable time for all of us, but it’s especially been frightening […]

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Strategies for Boosting a Senior’s Self-Esteem

August 15, 2020 | BY PHS Staff

Confidence supported by high self-esteem is a vital part of living a happy life and enjoying fulfilling relationships with others. […]

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Tips for Dealing with Stubborn Elderly Parents with Dementia

July 30, 2020 | BY PHS Staff

If your elderly parent is suffering from Alzheimer’s or any other form of dementia, you know how challenging this can […]

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Is It OK to Visit Older Family Members at Home Now?

July 15, 2020 | BY PHS Staff

Although stay-at-home orders are being eased in some areas of the nation, questions about whether it’s OK to visit older […]

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8 Arthritis Exercise Tips

June 30, 2020 | BY PHS Staff

About 23 percent of all adults, more than 54 million people, suffer from arthritis, says the CDC. More than one […]

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