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Tips for Helping Your Senior Cope with the Symptoms of Restless Leg Syndrome

By Jermie Chadwick, CEO | Jul 18, 2017 | Comments Off on Tips for Helping Your Senior Cope with the Symptoms of Restless Leg Syndrome
Elder Care in Maui HI: Tips To Help Your Senior With Restless Leg Syndrome

Elder Care in Maui HI: Restless Leg Syndrome, also referred to as RLS, is a condition of the nervous system that results in an uncontrollable urge to move their legs. Symptoms, though generally mild and not requiring of extensive medical treatment, they can be extremely uncomfortable and unpleasant, and even impact your parent’s quality of life, health, and well-being. As their family caregiver, the care that you give your parent can help them to cope with these symptoms effectively.

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Foods to Help Alleviate Arthritis Pain

By Jermie Chadwick, CEO | Jul 12, 2017 | Comments Off on Foods to Help Alleviate Arthritis Pain
Home Care Services in Hawaii Kai HI: Making Healthy Food Choices

Home Care Services in Hawaii Kai HI: If you are the caregiver for an aging loved-one with arthritis, you might be looking for ways to help your senior feel better. Making healthy food choices for your senior can help to relieve arthritis symptoms, most of which you may already have in your kitchen!

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Tips for Talking to Your Senior about Their Need for Home Care

By Jermie Chadwick, CEO | Jul 5, 2017 | Comments Off on Tips for Talking to Your Senior about Their Need for Home Care
Home Care Services Maui HI: How to talk to your senior.

Home Care Services in Maui HI: If you have noticed that your senior is struggling with needs, challenges, or limitations that make you worry that they are not able to handle their personal needs safely and effectively, you may be considering starting home care for them.

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What Can You Do if You’re Juggling Too Many Responsibilities as a Caregiver? 

By Jermie Chadwick, CEO | Jun 28, 2017 | Comments Off on What Can You Do if You’re Juggling Too Many Responsibilities as a Caregiver? 
Caregiver in Honolulu HI: Make time for yourself.

Caregiver in Honolulu HI: Many family caregivers are juggling far more responsibilities than they ever have. How you manage that can make the difference between success and burnout. 

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What You Should Know About National PTSD Awareness Month

By Jermie Chadwick, CEO | Jun 21, 2017 | Comments Off on What You Should Know About National PTSD Awareness Month
Senior Care in Oahu HI: PTSD Awareness Month

Senior Care in Oahu HI: June is National PTSD Awareness Month. As a family caregiver this is the ideal opportunity for you to learn more about PTSD, or Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, and how it impacts your loved one, as well as the care that you can give them to help them cope with it.

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Does Your Phone Make Caregiving Easier or More Difficult?

By Jermie Chadwick, CEO | Jun 14, 2017 | Comments Off on Does Your Phone Make Caregiving Easier or More Difficult?
Caregiver in Hawaii Kai: Phones and Caregiving

Caregiver in Hawaii Kai: Your phone can be an incredible tool for you or it can leave you feeling as if it’s constantly interrupting. The difference can be in how you manage your phone and its usage.

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June is Cataract Awareness Month: What are Cataracts?

By Jermie Chadwick, CEO | Jun 6, 2017 | Comments Off on June is Cataract Awareness Month: What are Cataracts?
Elderly Care in Maui HI: What are Cataracts?

Elderly Care in Maui HI: According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, more than 24 million people in the United States aged 40 and over have been affected by cataracts. An even more startling statistic is that around half of all Americans who are 75 or older develop cataracts.

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Life Stories of Elderly Loved Ones: Personal History Interviews

By Jermie Chadwick, CEO | Jun 1, 2017 | Comments Off on Life Stories of Elderly Loved Ones: Personal History Interviews
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Home Care in Kailua HI: Each of these cases demonstrates the importance of doing personal interviews with aging loved ones.

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How Can You Convince Your Loved One that it’s Okay to Accept Some Help?

By Jermie Chadwick, CEO | May 26, 2017 | Comments Off on How Can You Convince Your Loved One that it’s Okay to Accept Some Help?
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Elder Care in Oahu HI: For some elderly loved ones, accepting even a little bit of help is completely out of bounds. Getting your loved one to turn that decision around can take some time and some extra effort on your part.

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Is Swimming a Safe Activity for Your Elderly Parent?

By Jermie Chadwick, CEO | May 18, 2017 | Comments Off on Is Swimming a Safe Activity for Your Elderly Parent?
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Senior Care in Maui HI: In your role as a family caregiver, you know how important it is for your elderly loved one to stay active.

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