No matter the age, no matter the ailment, we all possess a sense of personal pride. Yes, we may be feeling a little weak, or lack some mobility, but we still want to look our best. It’s true, if you look better, you feel better too.
We’ve talked a lot about how a caregiver or travel nurse can help an aging parent or someone recovering from a serious illness. We’re often asked, “But how do you get to the point where a client has such implicit trust? How and when does that start?”
Whatever your child’s special graduation day is, you want the proud grandparents to be a part of it. But sometimes the logistics of getting an older individuals around a school or university campus can be daunting.
During the winter months, we’re particularly aware of the hazards posed by black ice or slushy sidewalks but, while falls are the number one cause of injury to seniors, they can’t always be blamed on Mother Nature.