Great Gift Options for Seniors

Posted March 20, 2019
Great Gift Options for Seniors
It’s important to remember our seniors who are often isolated and lonely in terms of making sure we visit them enough, and the occasional surprise gift that we all love to receive from time to time. Recently, there was a national news story about a young girl who discovered what it was that residents in skilled nursing facilities would like as a small gift. You would think would be more than things such as Kleenex, hand cream, candy bars, and other simple toiletries that we all take for granted. The girl was able to raise enough money to supply all ...
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The Best Activities for Seniors: A List of Fun Ideas for Elderly

Posted March 15, 2019
The Best Activities for Seniors: A List of Fun Ideas for Elderly
What are the Best Activities for Seniors? The “best” is in the eye of the beholder, but with a little help from dailycaring.com, here is a list of options for seniors to consider for fun activities to engage in on a daily basis: Activities for Elderly that Build the Body Regular Exercise In all senior living communities, we find full on fitness centers, or at the very least, the space available to hold a fitness class of some short. For seniors who are less mobile, communities offer chair exercise and chair yoga as alternatives. I have seen balance machines in ...
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Loss of appetite in elderly: tricks to stimulate it

Posted March 1, 2019
Loss of appetite in elderly: tricks to stimulate it
A lack of appetite in elderly is so very common. Often, we tell our clients to watch the inside of the refrigerator as you visit your senior loved one to be sure they are eating properly. Is the food still there from the previous days? Is there trash in the trash bin? These are signs to look for to be sure your senior is eating properly. Just as it’s normal to see a decreased appetite in seniors at this stage in their lives, it's also now that they need healthy nutrition the most. How to increase appetite in elderly Although ...
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