How to talk to Seniors Resistant to Change

Any caregiver can tell you of times they’ve met with resistance to the introduction of care from older adults. Sometimes introducing care or changing the nature of the care is necessary due to health conditions or other life circumstances....

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Signs Your Parents Need In-Home Assistance

One issue that is hard for children of elderly parents to discuss is whether their parents need assistance in the home. It becomes difficult because the parents themselves are often resistant to the idea. However, getting older comes with...

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Lewy Body Support Group a Huge Success

McKenney Home Care hosted the first Living with Lewy Body Caregiver Support Group in SW Florida on Wednesday, January 3,  2017.  We are pleased, but not surprised, to report that it was very well attended.  Lewy Body is the...

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Signs of Advanced Heart Failure

Nearly 6 million Americans are living with heart failure. About 10% of them are advanced cases. Heart failure is considered advanced when normal treatment options, such as medicine and lifestyle changes, no longer manage it effectively and more aggressive...

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