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By Kimberly Miller, 9:00 am on July 26, 2016

Book Lovers Day is coming up in just a few weeks and the best way for seniors and Windermere senior care providers to celebrate this holiday is by finding a new book to read. Reading can be a very rewarding hobby for the elderly because it helps keep their minds…

By Kimberly Miller, 9:00 am on July 19, 2016

Scientists recently developed a unique nanogel that stimulates the growth of new neurons in the brain and gives new hope to Alzheimer’s caregivers in Prestige Home Care. The discovery may one day lead to the eradication of Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and other disease processes that cause permanent neuron destruction and overall…

By Kimberly Miller, 9:00 am on July 12, 2016

Hoarding is a form of obsessive-compulsive disorder that makes people feel like they need to collect or hold onto an excessive amount of possessions. Though hoarding is often confused with being untidy, there are a few distinct behaviors that characterize this mental illness. When caregivers suspect that their loved ones…

By Kimberly Miller, 9:00 am on July 5, 2016

One of the most common minor health complaints for seniors is upset stomach. In addition to being more prone to aches and pains, seniors take a variety of medications to support good health. However, these medications can sometimes cause upset stomachs. Luckily, there are a lot of ways senior caregivers…

By Kimberly Miller, 9:00 am on June 28, 2016

Though ultraviolet rays from the sun may increase the risk of skin cancer and damage skin, some seniors still love to soak up vitamin D while they spend some quality time outside with Windermere at-home caregivers. Elderly skin tends to be a little dry and more likely to have allergic…

By Kimberly Miller, 9:00 am on June 21, 2016

Taking care of an elderly loved one can be rewarding, but it’s often challenging to do alone. Working with someone who has cognitive or physical disabilities eventually becomes mentally and physically taxing. Therefore, it is extremely important for live-in Prestige Home Care, caregivers make their health and wellbeing a priority….

By Kimberly Miller, 9:00 am on June 14, 2016

While the death of Muhammad Ali is a blow to the sport’s world, perhaps his greatest legacy is his instrumental role in the fight against Parkinson’s disease. Diagnosed in 1984 at the young age of 42, Ali became the face of the disease to the American public and inspired many…

By Kimberly Miller, 9:00 am on June 7, 2016

On a hot and humid day, Orlando at-home caregivers can help their senior loved ones cool off with any of the following frozen summer treats. Not only are these treats delicious and refreshing, but they will also add some nutritional value to your loved one’s diet. 1. Frozen Grapes You…

By Kimberly Miller, 9:00 am on May 31, 2016

Every year, June 12th is honored as National Rose Day, which celebrates the beautiful and sweet scented flowers that are often seen as a sign of love and affection. Though roses have a reputation for being finicky to grow, the right varieties require minimal attention and regular watering to grow…

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