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Benefits of Senior Care: Personal Appearance Assistance

By Lucy Andrews DNP, RN, MS | Jan 8, 2019 | Comments Off on Benefits of Senior Care: Personal Appearance Assistance
Caregiver in Santa Rosa CA: Personal Care

Caregiver in Santa Rosa CA: The way you look can make a tremendous impact on how you feel and how you approach your day. This doesn’t change with age, but it is an unfortunate reality that many elderly adults struggle with no longer being able to take care of their appearance the way they used to.

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Make-Ahead Jar Meals to Simplify Good Nutrition for Your Loved One

By Lucy Andrews DNP, RN, MS | Jan 2, 2019 | Comments Off on Make-Ahead Jar Meals to Simplify Good Nutrition for Your Loved One
Elder Care in Sonoma CA: Make-Ahead Jar Meals

Elder Care in Sonoma CA: As a family caregiver, you know it’s important to encourage your parent to get the nutrition their body needs on a daily basis, but many seniors do not prepare healthy meals for themselves.

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Getting Organized: Utilizing Elderly Care to Organize Your Senior’s Life

By Lucy Andrews DNP, RN, MS | Dec 26, 2018 | Comments Off on Getting Organized: Utilizing Elderly Care to Organize Your Senior’s Life
Elderly Care in Santa Rosa CA: Getting Organized

Elderly Care in Santa Rosa CA: There are many reasons to consider elderly care as a part of your parent’s care routine, but one you might not immediately think about is organization.

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Is Socialization the Best Solution to Living Longer?

By Lucy Andrews DNP, RN, MS | Dec 18, 2018 | Comments Off on Is Socialization the Best Solution to Living Longer?
Senior Care in Novato CA: Staying Social

Senior Care in Novato CA: How social are your parents? Many studies find that socialization is one of the keys to a long life.

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Help! I Need Christmas Activities for My Aging Parent

By Lucy Andrews DNP, RN, MS | Dec 11, 2018 | Comments Off on Help! I Need Christmas Activities for My Aging Parent
Home Care in Healdsburg CA: Christmas Activities for Seniors

Home Care in Healdsburg CA: If your elderly mom or dad loves the Christmas season, you want to do everything you can to make it magical for them.

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Simple Ways to Stay Connected to Your Children During Your Care Experience

By Lucy Andrews DNP, RN, MS | Dec 4, 2018 | Comments Off on Simple Ways to Stay Connected to Your Children During Your Care Experience
Caregiver in Windsor CA: Staying Connected to Your Children

Caregiver in Windsor CA: No matter how carefully you plan or how organized you are, when you take on the responsibility of being a family caregiver for your aging loved one, elements of your life have to change.

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How Are You Celebrating National Family Caregivers Month?

By Lucy Andrews DNP, RN, MS | Nov 27, 2018 | Comments Off on How Are You Celebrating National Family Caregivers Month?
Elder Care in Novato CA: National Family Caregivers Month

Elder Care in Novato CA: National Family Caregivers Month is a chance for you to look at what’s working and what isn’t working for you and your aging adult.

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Could Lack of Sleep Lead to Dehydration?

By Lucy Andrews DNP, RN, MS | Nov 20, 2018 | Comments Off on Could Lack of Sleep Lead to Dehydration?
Elderly Care in Sonoma CA: Lack of Sleep and Dehydration

Elderly Care in Sonoma CA: Older adults are at a greater risk for becoming dehydrated because their bodies naturally contain less fluid. In addition, they are more likely to be taking certain medications that may have dehydration as a side effect. Now, a new study shows that there may be an additional risk factor for dehydration—lack of sleep.

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Preparing an Elderly Adult with Dementia for Thanksgiving

By Lucy Andrews DNP, RN, MS | Nov 13, 2018 | Comments Off on Preparing an Elderly Adult with Dementia for Thanksgiving
Home Care in Santa Rosa CA: Dementia and Thanksgiving

Home Care in Santa Rosa CA: The holiday season is a time of tradition, memories, and spending quality time with people you love. If you are a family caregiver for an elderly adult who is living with dementia, however, you may worry they’re no longer able to participate in this treasured holiday the way they used to.

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Tips for Delicious and Healthy Vegan Baking Swaps

By Lucy Andrews DNP, RN, MS | Nov 6, 2018 | Comments Off on Tips for Delicious and Healthy Vegan Baking Swaps
Senior Care in Cotati CA: Healthy Vegan Baking Swaps

Senior Care in Cotati CA: Plant-based diets have become more popular than ever as people realize the incredible health benefits they can get from cutting down on the animal products they consume, and increasing the plant foods they make a regular part of their daily diet.

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