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Hydration and the Elderly

April 10th, 2015|

Boy, just another thing we have to worry about as we get older…our body water content decreases, which puts us at risk for dehydration, and the consequences of this become far more serious. My hospital friends at St Joseph’s Mercy near Bloomfield Hills shared with me that dehydration has been associated with increased mortality rates among hospitalized older [...]

Alliance Senior Care Suggests, Encouraging Your Elderly Loved Ones To Create A Legacy Project!

January 20th, 2015|

Help your elderly or senior loved one create a family legacy project. A legacy project will help them celebrate their lives and memories— and allow family and friends to share in their past experiences. Engage the mind and spirit of an elderly family member or friend by assisting them in bringing some fond past memory to life! Whether [...]

Stress, depression and the holidays: 10 tips for coping in the Detroit Metro area!

December 6th, 2010|

Stress and depression can ruin your holidays and hurt your health. Being realistic, planning ahead and seeking support can help ward off stress and depression. The holiday season, which begins for most Americans with Thanksgiving and continues through New Year’s Day, often brings unwelcome guests — stress and depression. And it’s no wonder. In an effort to pull [...]

Home Safety Tips for Seniors from Alliance Senior Care

November 16th, 2010|

Relying on home care for elderly seniors is an increasingly viable and popular elder care option, but it’s still important to make sure you and your loved one are aware of the potential dangers in one’s home and prepare accordingly. Please use the following home safety tips for seniors to help your loved one stay safe while living [...]

Making Spirits Bright for the whole family this Holiday Season!

November 8th, 2010|

In the hustle and bustle of the holidays, it’s hard to forget the festive season isn’t just about the kids, the big dinner, the tree and the parties. Our older parents, grandparents and relatives are often the loneliest at this time of year, but there are things we can do to make sure they feel loved and included. [...]

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