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Homecare Chicago IL - 3 Helpful Reminders When It Comes to VA Benefits for Home Care
Veterans who may need homecare might qualify for some type of pension through the VA. If they served any time when the United States was “officially” engaged in combat, usually defined as World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, and the Gulf War, even if it was just one day, they could be eligible based on other criteria for Aid and Atten... Read More »
Elder Care Berwyn IL - Tips to Help a Senior with Dementia to Stay Active
Physical activity, especially after you clear it with her doctor, is a great way to help your senior with dementia to have much better quality of life. These tips can help you both get the most out of exercise for her. Aim for Activity During the "Better" Part of her Day Your elderly family member is likely to have a specific portion of her d... Read More »
Reginald was 82 years old. A veteran of the Korean War, he had seen more than enough direct combat during his active duty service. He understood post-traumatic stress disorder, losing friends overseas, and dealing with the aftermath. It took him a long time to mentally recover enough to get back into some semblance of normalcy in life. Quite a long... Read More »
Home Care Waukegan IL - Five Tasks for a Senior After an Alzheimer's Disease Diagnosis
Once a doctor diagnoses someone with Alzheimer's disease, there may be quite a bit of chaos. If the entire family can start working together to find solutions, life can feel a little less overwhelming. Sort out Who Will Be the Primary Caregiver It's helpful at this point to determine who the primary family caregiver will be, if there is someo... Read More »
Homecare Grayslake IL - Is It Possible to Appeal an Aid and Attendance Decision?
Waiting for six, eight, nine, or even 12 months to find out whether a veteran was approved for Aid and Attendance benefits to be used for homecare support is certainly going to be frustrating. However, the VA does offer reimbursement for homecare services provided while the application was pending, presuming the veteran will be approved for the ant... Read More »
Elderly Care Aurora IL - Six Factors that Affect Your Senior's Cognitive Health
Your senior's brain is the boss of her whole body's operational systems. If her brain isn't working well, lots of other systems are likely not working well, either. Smoking, Alcohol, and Other Vices Too much of anything is usually bad, but that is especially true when it comes to vices. Your elderly family member likely already knows all the ... Read More »
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