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...
Quick Tips When You Have to Act Fast

Quick Tips When You Have to Act Fast

Stroke, Bell’s palsy, and sudden deafness are conditions that each have a specific window of time to get evaluated or treated. Learn the signs and seek immediate help to reverse or reduce any disability. Stroke: There are two kinds of stroke. An ischemic stroke...