According to the Home Care Association of America, “nearly 70 percent of Americans 65 and over will be unable to care for themselves at some point in their lives without help from a family member or an in-home care service.” Sometimes, our loved one’s physical self might suffer–they are not as strong as they once were, and arthritis has set…
In-Home Health Care AstraCare offers in-home senior care so everyone can maintain the personal freedom and independence previously enjoyed. Age should not dictate whether someone has the right to live independently, which is why AstraCare has in-home health care! Before you agree to send yourself or a loved one into a nursing home, look into our in-home health care alternative. Nursing homes and…
Many of us grow up viewing our parents as heroes. They take care of our every need, they support our hopes and dreams, they teach, they love, they guide.
Most people don’t consider the day when they have to take care of a parent or a loved one. It’s just not something we think about or plan for. Thoughts of our future typically center on business accomplishments, raising a family, maybe travel.
To many people, driving equals independence. From the big wheels we pedal as children to the moment we pass that driving test as a teenager to our first road trip, driving is an integral part of the fun and utility of our lives. Eventually, we become elderly drivers.
We’ve all been there. You wake up in the middle of the night in full panic – maybe worrying about your job, family, or anything else on that to-do list you have. Perhaps it’s a little different for you, you find yourself overeating when you’re extremely stressed, or not being able to get to sleep because of racing thoughts.
At Astracare, safety for the elderly is one of our TOP concerns. Abilities change as we age. That doesn’t mean you have to be bed-ridden all day. You can be active and smart at the same time! Plus, life hacks are for everyone. Due to this, we have put together a list of hacks for you!