Unfortunately, age-related decline can happen quickly. In many cases, seniors are great at hiding new and worsening issues. For many families, holiday visits are the only opportunity for them to observe their senior loved ones in person. Therefore, pay close attention to your senior loved one’s physical and mental health, as well as their living situation. When visiting with seniors over the holidays this year, watch for the following warning signs that they may require some extra help at home.
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Hidden home hazards can make your elderly loved one’s life more challenging and put them at greater risk of injury. Low budget home modifications can make a significant difference. Making inexpensive home improvements can increase senior safety and comfort. Our team here at HomeSpark has compiled a checklist of low budget home modifications for seniors and loved one’s to follow!
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Too often seniors are injured as a result of falls. Believe it or not, the CDC
has found that the leading cause of death and injury among older Americans is falling down. Located in Bryan/College Station, TX, HomeSpark caregivers work with our senior clients in following these precautions to reduce fall risks.
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Getting outside during the summer time offers many health benefits to seniors in the Bryan/College Station Texas area. According to a Harvard Health study
, time in the sun raises Vitamin D levels and improves moods. For many seniors, a regular mood boost from outdoor activity can significantly enhance quality of life. Keeping health and safety in mind, seniors can enjoy being outdoors during the summer. HomeSpark Care specializes in at-home care giving for seniors. We have created a list of great summer activities that may be of interest to your senior.
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