Category Archives: Home Care

Pandemic Safety for Seniors and In Home Care

For the past several months, family caregivers have had to handle seemingly insurmountable challenges in connection with the care of the senior family members they love. With COVID-19’s particular dangers to the elderly and those with underlying health issues, for example, COPD, diabetes, heart disease, as well as others that are common in the elderly, … Continue reading

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The Importance of Senior Oral Health

As we age, it is important that we become more mindful of our health. Especially when it comes to senior oral health, we should give it our full attention as we only have one set of permanent teeth. As a top provider of in home care in Darien, CT and the surrounding areas, Sage Home … Continue reading

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What Causes Appetite Loss in Seniors

If you’re caring for your senior loved one, you can be disheartened when they lose their appetite. When they start losing their appetite, it is important to identify its causes. Appetite loss in seniors may be normal, but it may also be due to certain illnesses, such as thyroid diseases, dementia, liver disease, kidney failure, COPD, … Continue reading

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Dos and Don’ts When Taking Care of the Elderly

As a caregiver for the elderly, it is very essential for you to be aware of the things you should and should not commit in the workplace in order to provide better care for your patients. To help you out, Sage Home Care, a trusted home care agency serving Westport and the nearby areas, prepared … Continue reading

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