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Author Archives: Louise Savoie

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Make Dressing Easier for Your Elderly Loved One

Getting dressed and undressed are challenges many seniors face on an everyday basis. It’s not easy to have to fiddle with small buttons and clasps if one has arthritis in their wrists and fingers. Advantage Pointe Home Care has a few tips on ho...

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Danger: Medication Overload in Older Adults

Taking too many medications can be dangerous. This is termed medication overload or polypharmacy and is a real and devastating public health issue. Medication use in the United States, especially for older people, has gone far beyond necessary and ha...

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How to Protect Your Seniors During Winter

Making yourself and your family members active and healthy at home during the cold season is a common task that you should prioritize. This is especially important for every aging adult in Palm Beach and Martin Counties, and across the country. You h...

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Basic Steps in Helping Seniors Keep Their Cognition Intact

Reaching senior age can cause a number of physical and behavioral impairments. Among the most prevalent are dementia and other memory-related illnesses. These diseases have no specific cure. However, there are activities that can improve the elderly‚...

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Teaching Seniors How to Become Internet-Savvy

Many people rely on the internet for both personal and business purposes. Gadgets and internet access make it convenient to do many tasks, and some people cannot even live without these anymore. Some seniors find the internet very useful nowadays. Si...

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Risk Factors for Dementia in Seniors

Although being more forgetful as we age is a normal part of aging, losing mental skills and severe memory problems may be an indication of dementia. It is caused by damage to or changes in the brain. As a provider of non-medical home care services, w...

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