Hot Weather Safety Tips for Older Adults

Hot Weather Safety Tips for Older Adults

It’s well known that hot weather can be dangerous, particularly for older adults (65 or older). Hot weather is more likely to cause health problems for older adults for a variety of reasons, such as aging-related physical changes in the body, chronic medical...
Regaining Sensation in a Paralyzed Arm or Leg After a Stroke

Regaining Sensation in a Paralyzed Arm or Leg After a Stroke

We at ADA Extended Home Care know how challenging simple movement can be after a stroke. Our caregivers are trained to support you in regaining movement in a paralyzed arm or leg after a stroke. There are five types of exercises that we recommended at ADA Extended...
Exercise for Bedridden or Low – Mobile Adults

Exercise for Bedridden or Low – Mobile Adults

We at ADA Extended Home Care know how challenging simple movement can be for bedridden or low- mobility clients. Exercising is an essential part of specialized Alzheimer’s care, post operative care, post stroke care in our company. We at ADA Extended Home...
Music Therapy in Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Music Therapy in Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Many of you have either heard of or seen the incredible effects that music can have on people with dementia. Music therapy is an intervention that involves using music as a tool in helping patients with Alzheimer’s and Dementia in their daily lives....
Caregivers’ Tips for Preventing Pressure Ulcer

Caregivers’ Tips for Preventing Pressure Ulcer

Pressure ulcers also known as bedsores, are localized skin damage that usually appear on the skin covered bony areas. Pressure ulcers occur on the skin around elbows, hip, knees, buttocks, shoulders, ankles, heels. People who use a wheelchair, stay in bed for a long...
Private Caregiver vs. An Agency?

Private Caregiver vs. An Agency?

The day has come that you need to decide who can provide the best care for your mom in the comfort of her home. Many are new to the caregiving scene and sometimes care is needed immediately. It’s essential to know what your options are and how your decisions...