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Finding a Good In-Home Caretaker in Ohio

As seniors age, it becomes crucial to make sure their needs are met in terms of medical requirements, comfort, and sometimes just engaging in basic hygiene and daily tasks. For many, the answer does not lie in placing a loved one in a care facility. Many seniors want to stay in their home and live [...]

By |2020-05-06T23:33:04-04:00April 19th, 2017|Cleveland Ohio Elder Care|0 Comments

5 Activities to Keep Seniors’ Brains Sharp

Many people live in dread of senility or dementia, whether it’s their own advancing age or their loved ones. Keeping the brain properly stimulated is essential at all ages, but perhaps at no stage of life more than during the senior years. As we age, we naturally experience a marked decrease in learning ability, particularly [...]

By |2020-05-06T23:33:04-04:00April 17th, 2017|Cleveland Ohio Elder Care|0 Comments

Helping Your Senior Loved One Take Care of Taxes

Tax time is here again! It’s that few months of the year that the vast majority of us dread. How much of a refund will we get this year? What if we make a mistake? Do we have all the paperwork we need? What if the IRS decides to audit us? It’s a stressful time [...]

By |2020-05-06T23:33:04-04:00April 10th, 2017|Cleveland Ohio Elder Care|0 Comments

Spring Cleaning: Purging Your Senior Loved One’s Papers

Many seniors tend to develop hoarding habits after a while. This can make it very difficult to keep them organized, which can become a major problem when the time comes to find important paperwork regarding medical information, financial information and other records. The problem is that for most elderly people, they’re not sure what is [...]

4 Steps to Take When Your Parent is Hospitalized

When your senior parent is placed in the hospital, it’s a scary time. You tend to panic a lot more when an elderly loved one is hospitalized than when a younger person is. After all, any minor illness could prove far more serious in the elderly than in the young. There are so many decisions [...]

By |2020-05-06T23:33:04-04:00March 28th, 2017|Cleveland Ohio Elder Care|0 Comments

How to Prevent Environmental Illness for Seniors

Developing an illness from one’s environment can happen to just about anyone. This form of illness is often called Multiple Chemical Sensitivities, or MCS. No matter what your age, you can come down with this sort of sickness, which can change your entire life. Unfortunately, seniors can be particularly susceptible to this sort of thing. [...]

By |2020-05-06T23:33:04-04:00March 23rd, 2017|Cleveland Ohio Elder Care|0 Comments

Why Elderly Abandonment Is an Issue and How to Avoid It

Elder abandonment is a serious problem in our society and many thousands of people every year suffer from the consequences of this issue. Whether it’s neglect, irresponsibility or malicious action, it’s an issue that has to be addressed, as it can threaten any family who has the responsibility of caring for a senior. Understand why [...]

By |2020-05-06T23:33:04-04:00March 21st, 2017|Cleveland Ohio Elder Care|0 Comments

10 Steps to Take After Your Senior Loved One Suffers a Bad Fall

Slip and fall accidents are a leading cause of serious injury and disability among senior citizens. A fall that for a younger person might take a week to heal, can in some cases take a year or more, and even result in permanent disability for an older person. It’s important to know what to do [...]

By |2020-05-06T23:33:04-04:00March 2nd, 2017|Cleveland Ohio Elder Care|0 Comments

Medicaid Benefits: The Importance of a Caregiver Contract

The idea of a caregiver contract may seem unfamiliar or even alien at first to those who step up to provide care for their loved one or parent who has become disabled. Many feel like when your loved one gets hurt, it’s simply your responsibility to help them out without compensation. Unfortunately, this can tear [...]

By |2020-05-06T23:33:04-04:00February 16th, 2017|Cleveland Ohio Elder Care, Ohio Elder Law|0 Comments
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