Every year in the U.S., millions of people provide emotional support and daily living assistance to aging in place elderly loved ones. And although providing senior companionship can be time consuming, tiring and stressful, it can also be highly rewarding and gratifying. In fact, there are several reasons why being a care companion ultimately benefits your health, starting with these.
Summer learning loss, also known as the “summer slide” or “summer slump”, is common in most students. Unfortunately, forgetting newly acquired knowledge negatively affects kids, their parents and teachers. What follows are some reliable ways as a parent to help your child stay sharper.
Caring for an aging in place loved one with Alzheimer’s brings daily challenges like aggressive behaviors, wandering and hallucinations. Even simple tasks like bathing, dressing and eating can be increasingly difficult to manage. Here’s how to provide them with the ongoing care that’s needed.
As a manager, you try to provide a healthier and more productive work environment for your employees, but some of their problems are out of your control. Getting to the root of those issues will help create a more productive work environment for everyone.
Deciding when to seek counseling can be hard. On the other hand, waiting too long can cause more serious emotional, or even physical, problems. If you’ve thought about meeting with a therapist, here’s how to know when it’s the right time for you.