Caregiver Duncan SC - Discounts Your Aging Relative is Entitled To

Caregiver Duncan SC-Getting older comes with the perk of being eligible for lots of different kinds of discounts, some of which caregivers may be unaware of. Here are some discounts available to senior citizens.

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No more ugly medical button on a string! The security of a failsafe for seniors who live alone or those who are prone to wandering, now comes in many forms! Senior wearables are handy devices that stay with the senior and can be used in case of an accident, or GPS tracker that records the…

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It is never too late to upgrade a senior’s bathroom to help them age in their homes safely! Remodeling effectively can make aging-in-place simpler and more comfortable. However, when considering accessible bathrooms most people think of sterile, cold fixtures. Luckily, bathroom accessibility can be beautiful when universal design is applied. Space can also be a concern when…

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What is Osteoporosis? Osteoporosis is a condition that increases bone fragility, making them prone to fracture. Loss of bone mass and deterioration of bone tissue is the result. The condition can affect all bones but the hip, wrist, and spine bones are more prone to breaking. Osteoporosis has become a growing problem in healthcare. About…

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As we age our bodies change, and so do our nutritional needs. These changes affect the way the body processes food. Because aging slows the metabolism it causes the body to burn fewer calories. Since the body is burning less calories, it’s important to consume nutrient-rich foods. The digestive system experiences change by producing less food-processing…

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It’s always nice to save money here and there, especially when you qualify for senior discounts. These stores and companies offer discount days because they want to serve the senior community, so why not take advantage! At Upstate Home Care Solutions, we know you have a lot on your plate, whether you are providing care…

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Quality of life means living a well-rounded lifestyle. Maintaining the physical and mental aspects of life becomes more difficult as we age. Promoting social interaction and physical activity is important to maintaining senior engagement. Providing seniors with enough mental, physical, and emotional stimulation to remain engaged increases their quality of life. According to the National…

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September is Cholesterol Education Month! (Along with Prostate Health Month, Healthy Aging Month, and many more.) So what exactly is cholesterol and what is the big deal about it? What is Cholesterol? You may be surprised to learn that cholesterol itself is not bad! Your body produces it like it produces many other things to keep your…

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