Month: March 2017

Outings to enjoy between April’s raindrops around Chicagoland

April showers bring... well, you know the saying. But if those showers don't hold you back from going out to enjoy all the Chicago area has to offer, then here are some great ideas. . . . READ THE REST

Urinary Incontinence

Sarah loves to spend time with her friends talking about her grandchildren and going to exercise classes with neighbors. But she’s started to have a problem that keeps her from getting out. . . . READ THE REST

What is “aging in place”?

Aging in place simply means that a person — regardless of age — lives in the residence of his or her own choosing. Primarily, this phrase is used in regard to an elderly person maintaining a good quality of life while living in his or her own home. . . . READ THE REST

Addressing care concerns of both the senior and the family

Matching the right care provider with the right client is a very delicate task. All personalities — not just of the client and the caregiver, but also those of the client’s family — must mesh. . . . READ THE REST