5 Tips for Reducing the Amount of Salt Your Parent Eats

Most people in the United States eat 50 percent more sodium every day than is considered healthy. The recommended daily allowance of sodium is 2,300 mg, but experts say that aiming for 1,500 mg or … [Read more...]

What Cleaning Tasks Can’t Be Skipped Each Day?

Daily care of an aging parent poses some of the same issues you face when you're raising children. There's often a struggle between what can feasibly be done and what you hoped to get done. Sometimes, … [Read more...]

How Can You Deal with the Differences Between Your Concerns and Your Senior’s Concerns?

It's not unusual at all for family caregivers to find that they're worried about one set of circumstances and their aging adult is worrying about something far different. You may be more in agreement … [Read more...]

Eight Ways to Reduce the Amount of Sugar Your Parent Eats

Turn on the news and you’re likely to hear about our nation’s obesity epidemic.  Being overweight is dangerous regardless of age.  It can lead to high blood pressure, diabetes, heart disease, and … [Read more...]