At-Home Fall Risks For Seniors

September 6, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

Falls are the top cause of accidental injuries among seniors over age 65, with six in 10 falls occurring in […]

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How to Keep a Wandering Senior Safe

August 20, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

Wandering away and getting lost: these are serious concerns for people with Alzheimer’s or other form of dementia. In fact, […]

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How is Dementia Different From Normal Aging?

July 30, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

Most of us get more forgetful as we get older. It’s natural, common and completely normal. It may take you […]

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The Importance of Independence in Seniors

July 3, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

We hope your summer has been going well as you balance your work and family with the care needs of […]

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What is the Importance of Early Alzheimer’s Diagnosis?

June 30, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

Alzheimer’s disease (AD) may be the sixth leading cause of death in this country, but dementia from Alzheimer’s is still […]

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Why Does Your Senior Loved One Refuse Help?

June 15, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

Are you getting push-back from your senior loved one? Are they refusing your help, even though you’re just, well, trying […]

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Caring For Parents: A Guideline For Adult Children

May 31, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

If you are the adult child of an aging parent who is increasingly in need of help at home, you […]

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What is Vascular Dementia?

May 14, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

Vascular dementia, the second most common cause of dementia after Alzheimer’s disease, accounts for between five and 10 percent of […]

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How to Minimize Sundowner’s Syndrome

April 30, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

If you have a loved one who suffers from dementia, you may have heard the term “sundowning,” which refers to […]

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Knowing When it’s Time to Hire In-Home Help

April 15, 2021 | BY PHS Staff

  Signs of cognitive, behavior and mobility decline in seniors can come on so slowly that you as the adult […]

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