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Aging Parents Remarrying

Aging Parents Remarrying

It is not uncommon for seniors to remarry after losing a spouse. In fact, over 50% of adults 55+ that lose a husband or wife will end up getting married again.

ByPromyse Home Care

5 min read

A Company is as Strong as their Team

A Company is as Strong as their Team

Promyse Home Care is in the people business and having a strong PSW team that shows compassion is a value to their clients.

ByPromyse Home Care

5 min read

Entrusting Your Aging Parent to Someone Else’s Care is a Big Decision

Entrusting Your Aging Parent to Someone Else’s Care is a Big Decision

How do you know who the right caregiver is? You can take a few steps to help make your selection confidently.

ByPromyse Home Care

4 min read

How to Conduct a Reminiscing Session

How to Conduct a Reminiscing Session

Reminiscing activities are brain-stimulating and have positive impact on Alzheimer's patients. Here is everything you should know to have successful sessions.

When Seniors Refuse Medication

When Seniors Refuse Medication

There are many reasons why our elderly neglect to take their drugs properly. The most common cause is that they forget, which seems innocent enough.

ByPromyse Home Care

5 min read

Most Common Infections in the Elderly

Most Common Infections in the Elderly

Though seniors are more susceptible to infection overall, seniors with dementia or those who are in long-term care may be at even greater risk.

ByPromyse Home Care

5 min read

You better have a Plan for a Retirement Home

You better have a Plan for a Retirement Home

There comes a time for a family to have the conversation about retirement and living options for their elders.

Physical Health: 5 Surprising Causes of Heart Disease

Physical Health: 5 Surprising Causes of Heart Disease

Heart disease is a silent killer and very common among the elder population. Here are 5 surprising causes of heart disease and how to prevent it.

ByPhysical Health

4 min read

5 Ways That Seniors Can Reduce Their Risk of Falling

5 Ways That Seniors Can Reduce Their Risk of Falling

One of the major accidents and health concerns for the elderly is falling. Falls can lead to physical injury and sometimes even death.