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Home Exercises for Older Adults Who Use a Cane or Walker
Did You Know… Daily movement and exercise can prevent many health issues, especially if you use a cane or a walker? Physical activity and exercise are the most important things we can do for our health as we age.
Don’t Miss These Free Classes – No Matter What Age We Are, Death Is A Natural Part Of Life & Can Come Sooner Than Expected.
In our Western culture, there is a tendency to avoid any discussion or understanding about death.
The Unusual Early Signs of Dementia
Is your loved one losing their sight, falling more often or becoming more gullible? We might think we understand the basics of dementia with all the research that’s available … but, I’ll bet there are some early signs that may surprise you!
Caregiver Burnout – What Is It & How Can You Prevent It?
Being a caregiver for a loved one can be a rewarding experience that can also come with its fair share of stressors and downsides. It’s not surprising that most caregivers eventually suffer from Caregiver Burnout. Especially when we consider all of the changes in their family situation & lives, the added financial pressures and the additional workload that comes with being the primary caregiver. Learn what it is and how to prevent it
Dementia-related Delusions: The Unexpected Surprise Of Dementia Symptoms.
“… Common perceptions of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia tend to focus on memory loss, and many families can be caught off guard by symptoms such as hallucinations and delusions.” ~ UsAgainst Alzheimer’s
Plan A Vacation With Loved Ones Who Need Assistance!
Vacation With Loved Ones Who Need Assistance Make your vacation on Maui, or off-island, relaxing, worry-free and fun for your entire family!
Did You Know… Ohana Care Maui’s FREE Family Caregiver Workshops Will Begin in 2023?
According to recent studies, most family caregivers provide care to a spouse, partner, or parents. Some provide care for adult children, relatives or a friend.* We’ve seen firsthand how these workshops help new caregivers learn the things they need to know so they understand the best ways to help.” ~Jessika Galvez, CEO Ohana Care Maui
Choose Your Home Care Agency Wisely! Four (4) Key Areas To Consider.
The relationship between a caregiver and a client/patient is crucial to their physical and emotional health! Creating positive client relationships requires unique skillsets and strategies – and, the right Home Care Agency will have a team that is well-trained so they can create trust while providing compassionate, professional care. ~ Jessika Galvez, CEO
Physical Therapy – What Is It & Why Do You Need It?
Physical Therapy is a process that helps your body heal, reduces pain, improves mobility and your quality of life. It includes an important relationship between the therapist and the patient built on honesty & trust.
In-home Care Or Assisted Living – Which One Is Best For You?
In-home Care Or Assisted Living – Which One Is Best For You? The choice between Assisted Living & In-home Care can be a tough decision for many families. As you or your loved one age, there are many aspects to consider that have both personal & financial advantages and disadvantages.
What You Need To Know to ‘Age in Place’ Safely
“Nearly 90% of seniors approaching retirement want to stay in their homes as they age”, according to a study by the Federal Housing Administration.
How to Keep Your Summer Workout Safe
Got plans to get out and exercise? Make sure that you keep your Summer Workout safe! Learn some basic precautions, so you can safely enjoy exercise all year on Maui!
Understanding Balance Problems in Seniors
Balance Problems in Seniors Balance problems are one of the most common reasons that seniors fall and get injured.
Negative Effects of Loneliness in Older Adults and How You Can Help
Did You Know? “… feelings of loneliness have affected an estimated 46 million Americans, and more frequent feelings of loneliness were found in adults aged 60 and older.” 1
Get the Help, Support and Information You Need for Alzheimer’s or Dementia!
The Help You Need is Available on Maui!
7 Tips for Talking to Someone with Dementia or Alzheimer’s
Use these 7 Tips for Talking to Someone with Dementia or Alzheimer’s. You will Increase the odds of a successful talk and create communication that fosters respect and genuine warmth!
Dementia vs. Alzheimer’s Disease — What IS the Difference?
Dementia vs Alzheimer’s – What Is The Difference? Learning the difference between The Two is Important … so we can help those living with Alzheimer’s,
The Dangers of Poor Dental Care for Seniors
There is a direct link between senior’s oral health & their overall health, and those that are disabled, homebound, or in nursing homes have a higher risk of poor dental health.
Did You Know? End of Life Care Is Not a New Idea
In our Western culture, there is a tendency to avoid discussions about death, so most are not aware that End-of-Life Care exists.