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Why Isn’t Your Senior Eating as Well as She Should?

By Jamie Shapiro | May 23, 2018 | Comments Off on Why Isn’t Your Senior Eating as Well as She Should?
Elder Care in Evanston IL: Healthy Eating

Nutrition is a key part of keeping your senior as healthy as possible. Unfortunately, she might not be eating as well as she should be in order to maintain her health. Here are a few problems that could be the cause. Her Health Makes Cooking or Eating Difficult. When your aging adult is not in…

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Mother's Day

By superadmin | May 4, 2018 | Comments Off on Mother's Day

Mother’s day is a wonderful time to honor our mothers. My mother recently passed away this year, and although this will be a sad day for me, I will remember all the wonderful and memorable times we spent together.

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Summer's Coming – What Sunscreen is Best for Your Mom and Dad?

By superadmin | May 2, 2018 | Comments Off on Summer's Coming – What Sunscreen is Best for Your Mom and Dad?

Senior Care in Lake Forest IL: It may not feel like it in every area of the U.S., but summer is on the way. Your parents should protect their skin from harmful UVA and UVB rays throughout the year. In the summer, it’s especially important as many switch to lighter clothing, short sleeves, and shorts. Any exposed skin must be protected.

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What Tactics Can You Use to Break the Worry Cycle?

By superadmin | Apr 25, 2018 | Comments Off on What Tactics Can You Use to Break the Worry Cycle?

Caregiver in Deerfield IL: You might find that the very moment something feels out of hand, you start worrying right away. This isn’t unusual, but as a family caregiver it can distract you from what you need to be doing.

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Family Learning Center: The Power of Knowledge

By superadmin | Apr 20, 2018 | Comments Off on Family Learning Center: The Power of Knowledge

Family Learning Center: The Power of Knowledge. Our Family learning center was designed to give families the ability to interactively learn about all aspects of caregiving and the aging process.

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Employee of the Month

By superadmin | Apr 19, 2018 | Comments Off on Employee of the Month

Employee of the Month: Our employee of the month is Mary Ross. Mary has been with Companion Services of America since 2008, starting as a certified nursing assistant.

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What Skin Complications Can be Caused by Diabetes?

By superadmin | Apr 18, 2018 | Comments Off on What Skin Complications Can be Caused by Diabetes?

Elder Care in Lake Forest IL: When thinking about the impact that diabetes can make on a person’s life, most people immediately think about high blood sugar and dietary changes. As a family caregiver, however, it is important to understand that the disease impacts the body in many other ways.

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Is My Elderly Parent Overstressed?

By superadmin | Apr 11, 2018 | Comments Off on Is My Elderly Parent Overstressed?

Elderly Care in Evanston IL: From your busy perspective, you may believe that your elderly mom or dad is living a stress-free life. After all, they are retired and don’t encounter many of the challenges that younger adults face. However, elderly adults come face to face with new challenges that can trigger stress.

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Seniors and Distracted Driving

By superadmin | Apr 4, 2018 | Comments Off on Seniors and Distracted Driving

Home Care in Northbrook IL: Is your elderly loved one a good driver? With age comes many physical and mental challenges to staying safe on the road behind the wheel of a motor vehicle. As a family caregiver, it’s a good idea to frequently evaluate how they are doing and whether they are using good judgement when driving.

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Why Seniors Resist Washing Their Hair

By superadmin | Mar 28, 2018 | Comments Off on Why Seniors Resist Washing Their Hair

Senior Care in Skokie IL: Being a family caregiver can be frustrating when the elderly relative is resistant to help. Even though they can no longer do many of the daily living tasks they once did, many seniors still battle with family members when it is time to bathe or wash their hair.

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