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How to Live an Active Senior Lifestyle
How to Live an Active Senior Lifestyle
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A senior is no longer viewed as the grandmother knitting in her rocking chair or the grandfather smoking his pipe on the front porch. The older adult of today is leading a more active and healthy lifestyle that is purposeful. At Home Care Assistance of North Houston, daily physical activity is a vital component of our balanced approach to care and we encourage all of our senior clients to participate in as much exercise as physically possible. Here are just a few of the reasons why seniors should strive to live an active lifestyle: Fills the Vital Need of Social Connections – Many seniors retire with high expectations that include…

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Best Foods for Elderly Health
Best Foods for Elderly Health
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Choosing nutrient-dense foods is vital to maintaining a healthy senior diet. Often, older adults experience a decrease in appetite, so it is essential that the foods in their daily diet are good sources of essential vitamins and minerals. At Home Care Assistance of North Houston we emphasize the importance of a healthy diet for our senior clients. In fact, nutritious and well-balanced meals are a key component in our revolutionary Balanced Care Method™ and we wanted to share the following – our five top picks for nutritious (and delicious) foods that all senior diets should have: Dairy Products – Osteoporosis and brittle bones are major concerns among the elderly population….

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Home Care for Seniors
Home Care for Seniors
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Current trends in senior care are gravitating more toward personalized home care and less toward placements in traditional nursing homes and other long-term care facilities. Home care in North Houston is the preferred option for almost every older adult, and it better supports a senior’s independence as well as relationships and family life. Most Seniors Prefer to Remain at Home It is natural for most elderly individuals to want to stay in their own residences as they age. Many times, they’ve raised their families in the house and have worked for years with the anticipation of enjoying their retirement years at home. In some instances, medical necessity dictates the need…

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