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Do You Have a Caregiver Notebook?

By Lucy Andrews DNP, RN, MS | Aug 14, 2018 | Comments Off on Do You Have a Caregiver Notebook?
Caregiver in Petaluma CA: Keeping a Caregiver Notebook

Caregiver in Petaluma CA: As a caregiver, you probably have paperwork and notes all over the place. You’re most likely dealing with a stack of sticky notes somewhere right now. Those notes get disorganized, lost, and completely forgotten. Establishing a notebook for yourself can solve those problems quickly.

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FAQs on Caring for Seniors with New Dentures

By Lucy Andrews DNP, RN, MS | Aug 7, 2018 | Comments Off on FAQs on Caring for Seniors with New Dentures
Elderly Care in Oakmont CA: Caring for New Dentures

Elderly Care in Oakmont CA: It’s quite common for elderly adults to get full or partial dentures, when their dentist feels it is time. However, dentures do take a lot of getting used to, from eating and speaking to caring for them.

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Tips for Helping Your Senior Deal with the Emotional Impact of Psoriasis

By Lucy Andrews DNP, RN, MS | Jul 31, 2018 | Comments Off on Tips for Helping Your Senior Deal with the Emotional Impact of Psoriasis
Home Care in Sonoma CA: The Emotional Impact of Psoriasis

Home Care in Sonoma CA: Psoriasis is a relatively common skin disorder. Simply because it impacts over 7 million people throughout the United States, and is considered the most common autoimmune disorder in the country, it does not mean this condition does not have a serious effect over those suffering with it.

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Four Tips to Keep Diabetes from Blinding Your Senior

By Lucy Andrews DNP, RN, MS | Jul 24, 2018 | Comments Off on Four Tips to Keep Diabetes from Blinding Your Senior
Senior Care in Rohnert Park CA: Diabetes and Eye Health

Senior Care in Rohnert Park CA: One of the scarier results of diabetes can be blindness. Here are some ideas for reducing the risk of vision problems for your senior.

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Are You Taking Care of You While You’re Being a Caregiver?

By Lucy Andrews DNP, RN, MS | Jul 17, 2018 | Comments Off on Are You Taking Care of You While You’re Being a Caregiver?
Elder Care in Windsor CA: Taking Care of Yourself

Elder Care in Windsor CA: Taking care of yourself is crucial when you’re a caregiver.

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Why Are You Avoiding a Self-Care Plan?

By Lucy Andrews DNP, RN, MS | Jul 10, 2018 | Comments Off on Why Are You Avoiding a Self-Care Plan?
Caregiver in Cotati CA: Why Are You Avoiding a Self-Care Plan?

Caregiver in Cotati CA: Many caregivers avoid even thinking about a self-care plan. Are you?

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How Do You Start Talking about Tough Stuff with Your Senior?

By Lucy Andrews DNP, RN, MS | Jul 3, 2018 | Comments Off on How Do You Start Talking about Tough Stuff with Your Senior?
Elderly Care in Healdsburg CA: Starting Tough Conversations

Elderly Care in Healdsburg CA: Tough conversations with your senior are complicated both by the topics and by the emotions they bring up.

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A New Scam Involving the FTC is Making the Rounds

By Lucy Andrews DNP, RN, MS | Jun 26, 2018 | Comments Off on A New Scam Involving the FTC is Making the Rounds
Home Care in Windsor CA: FTC Scam

Home Care in Windsor CA: While 2017 saw more millennials falling for scams than senior citizens, seniors lost plenty of money. It pays to keep your parents updated on the latest scams. In April, the Federal Trade Commission warned of a new scam involving their agency.

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What Do You Need to Do in Terms of Safety if Your Senior Is Moving In?

By Lucy Andrews DNP, RN, MS | Jun 20, 2018 | Comments Off on What Do You Need to Do in Terms of Safety if Your Senior Is Moving In?
Senior Care in Sonoma CA: If Your Senior Is Moving In

Senior Care in Sonoma CA: Moving your elderly family member into your home is a practical solution to lots of issues she may be facing, but you need to do some assessing before it happens.

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Cats and Seniors: A Purr-fect Match

By Lucy Andrews DNP, RN, MS | Jun 13, 2018 | Comments Off on Cats and Seniors: A Purr-fect Match
Elder Care in Santa Rosa CA: Adopt A Shelter Cat Month

Elder Care in Santa Rosa CA: June is Adopt a Shelter Cat Month and it’s the ideal time to consider getting a cat for your aging mom or dad. Cats are especially good company for elderly people as they are not as demanding as dogs and lead a more subdued lifestyle that fits better with seniors who are less mobile.

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