Senior Care in Tallahassee FL: Dietary Changes for Chronic Pain

Chronic pain can’t be cured by dietary changes alone, but if your senior’s diet isn’t all that healthy right now, she might feel better with a more nutritious eating plan. Changing an entire way of eating takes time, too, so don’t expect some of these changes to happen overnight. Eating Fewer Processed Foods. Processed foods…

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Senior Care in Tallahassee FL: Sundowning Research

Around 20 percent of people with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) experience a behavioral symptom commonly called “sundowning.” Sundowning is when the older adult becomes increasingly agitated, anxious, or aggressive in the late afternoon and evening hours. Scientists aren’t exactly certain what causes the behavior, but a recent study may provide important information that could lead to…

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Undergoing hip replacement surgery can be one of the most positively impactful experiences that your parent can experience during their later years. This surgery can help them to experience less pain and more mobility, reduce fall risk and increase physical activity, and improve overall function and independence as they age in place. Taking the time…

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Senior Care in Tallahassee FL Brian Moran, RN and Lisa Brown, RN were scooping lots of ice cream at the Tallahassee Senior Center at their annual Ice Cream Luau on July 11th. “We scooped ice cream for over 200 seniors and chocolate was the most popular flavor at my station”, says Lisa Brown. “Sheila Salyer…

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Senior Care in Tallahassee FL Your parent’s oral health should be an important focus of your care efforts for them. Taking care of their mouth is a vital part of taking care of their body in general, helping them to stay healthier and stronger throughout their later years. While you know that your parent should…

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Senior Care in Tallahassee FL Lisa Brown, RN at Hopewell enjoying Big Bend Hospice’s annual Spring Fling fundraiser held at Tallahassee Nursery. Lisa said, “I’m proud that Hopewell helped sponsor the event because of all the wonderful things Big Bend Hospice does in our community.”      If you or an aging loved one are…

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Senior Care in Tallahassee FL Alzheimer’s Project of Tallahassee held its 31st annual Alzheimer’s Education and Training Conference at FSU’s School of Medicine on February 20, 2016.  Approximately 150 people came out to hear Keynote speaker, Dr. Angela Massey Hill, along with other speakers, discuss a broad range of topics related to this disease.  Brian…

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Senior Care in Tallahassee FL Parkinson’s Outreach Association announced the success of its 2016 Tulip Trot Run/Walk/Roll held at Cascades Park on January 30. Michelle Pellito, Administrative Assistant at the Parkinson’s Outreach Association said, “We were able to raise almost $15,500, about twice as much as last year! Thanks to many of you for being…

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Senior Care in Tallahassee FL Staying active is important at any stage of life, but it’s even more important as you grow older. Unfortunately, many seniors fail to stay active and require elderly care at home to get around. Exercising helps to maintain independence, reverse some of the symptoms that come with aging, and boosts…

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Senior Care in Tallahassee FL

Senior Care in Tallahassee FL Senior care is about providing the right level of support for the elderly individual within the comfort of their home, assisting them in getting to doctor’s appointments, to the store, or to visit friends, and much more. Many family members step up to take care of their elderly loved ones…

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