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Why Should Caregivers Remain Positive in North Broward, FL
Why Should Caregivers Remain Positive in North Broward, FL
By James R. Buscemi, 9:00 am on August 14, 2018

The health of family caregivers is just as important as the health of their senior loved ones. When caregivers don’t live healthy and positive lives, their wellbeing could be put in jeopardy. Here are some of the reasons family caregivers need to remain positive, regardless of how difficult times may…

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Top 6 Apps for Family Caregivers in North Broward, FL
Top 6 Apps for Family Caregivers in North Broward, FL
By James R. Buscemi, 9:00 am on July 24, 2018

For busy caregivers, the right technology can be a lifesaver. Mobile apps can help them stay organized, schedule upcoming appointments, and keep track of important medical information. Here are six must-have apps for family caregivers. 1. CareZone CareZone is a comprehensive caregiving app that has plenty of great features. You…

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Healthy Summertime Meals for Seniors in North Broward, FL
Healthy Summertime Meals for Seniors in North Broward, FL
By James R. Buscemi, 9:00 am on July 10, 2018

Your elderly loved one can enjoy backyard barbecues and family gatherings in the summer months, due to the warmer temperatures and longer hours of daylight. However, you need to ensure the meals your loved one eats are healthy and filling. Here are some nutritious meals that are ideal for seniors…

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How to Enjoy a Caregiving Break This Summer in North Broward
How to Enjoy a Caregiving Break This Summer in North Broward
By James R. Buscemi, 9:00 am on June 26, 2018

Every caregiver deserves a break during the summer months. However, you may not have time in your schedule for a lengthy vacation. Ahead, find great tips for enjoying the summer sun and options sure to accommodate your schedule.  Take a Day Trip to the Beach  If you can’t find time…

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5 Ways to Enjoy Father's Day If Your Dad Has Alzheimer's in North Broward, FL
5 Ways to Enjoy Father's Day If Your Dad Has Alzheimer's in North Broward, FL
By James R. Buscemi, 9:00 am on June 12, 2018

If your dad has Alzheimer’s, don’t let his condition prevent you from celebrating Father’s Day this year. You may not be able to enjoy all of your favorite holiday traditions, but here are five ways to make the day meaningful.  1. Avoid Confusing Situations  To make Father’s Day enjoyable for…

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Impact of Caregiver Stress on an Aging Adult’s Health in North Broward, FL
Impact of Caregiver Stress on an Aging Adult’s Health in North Broward, FL
By James R. Buscemi, 9:00 am on May 29, 2018

Being a caregiver can be a challenging job, and those who are overworked can end up facing a great deal of stress. Excessive stress can harm a caregiver’s physical and mental health. It is important for caregivers to take breaks and manage their own stress levels because their stress could…

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8 Important Nutrients for Seniors in North Broward, FL
8 Important Nutrients for Seniors in North Broward, FL
By James R. Buscemi, 9:00 am on May 15, 2018

The World Health Organization claims there are at least 30 essential vitamins and minerals the human body can’t produce on its own. While most people get these nutrients from the foods they eat, some older adults have a difficult time processing certain vitamins and minerals. Here is a quick look…

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The Benefits of Volunteering in the Senior Years in North Broward, FL
The Benefits of Volunteering in the Senior Years in North Broward, FL
By James R. Buscemi, 9:00 am on April 24, 2018

After retirement, seniors often have difficulty finding their place in the world. However, many seniors still have much to offer to their communities, and volunteer positions are the ideal way to pass the time. Older adults who volunteer may enjoy the following benefits. Provides Opportunities to Socialize Isolation is a…

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5 Tips for Managing Appetite Loss in the Elderly in North Broward, FL
5 Tips for Managing Appetite Loss in the Elderly in North Broward, FL
By James R. Buscemi, 9:00 am on April 10, 2018

As people age, they tend to eat less than they did when they were younger. A senior with a poor appetite may simply be experiencing a normal part of aging, or it may be a sign of a more dangerous situation, ranging from poorly-fitting dentures to disease. If you notice…

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6 Strategies for Managing Anger While Caregiving in North Broward, FL
6 Strategies for Managing Anger While Caregiving in North Broward, FL
By James R. Buscemi, 9:00 am on March 27, 2018

In a perfect world, caregivers would never feel angry, resentful, or overworked. However, caregivers are only human, and negative emotions are inevitable. Don’t feel guilty about your negative emotions. Instead, find ways to manage them. Here are six strategies for caregivers who want to overcome their anger.  1. Breathe When…

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