Common Challenges to Caregiving

Common Challenges to Caregiving

Common Challenges to Caregiving If you are a family caregiver, then you are no stranger to hard work and challenging tasks. But for many of you, you may just be starting out as a family caregiver. It is often helpful to have some kind of idea of what challenges to...
Pet Therapy and Aging

Pet Therapy and Aging

Pet Therapy and Aging Pet therapy, also known as animal-assisted therapy, is a form of therapy that involves a “guided interaction” with an animal in order to relieve stress and improve health.[1] Pet therapy usually involves spending time with dogs or cats, but other...
Types of Dementia

Types of Dementia

Types of Dementia In today’s blog, ElderCare at Home will go over the various forms of “dementia” or degenerative neurological disorders. In general, degenerative neurological disorders are diseases that impact one’s brain, causing deterioration, memory loss, speech...