HappyElderCare: Blog HappyElderCare: Blog https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/ Copyright by HappyElderCare en HappyElderCare Mon, 02 Oct 2023 07:30:58 -0400 9 Strategies for Successfully Managing a Retirement Community Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/9-strategies-for-successfully-managing-a-retirement-community/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/9-strategies-for-successfully-managing-a-retirement-community/ Editor Fri, 29 Sep 2023 10:39:41 -0400 Is My Loved One Eligible for a Congregate Living Health Facility? Picture: Steven HWG We have access to a broad range of living facilities as we get older. They all go by different names, like rest homes, nursing homes, assisted living facilities, and memory care. However, one lesser-known facility bridges the gap between hospitals and nursing facilities: congregate living health facilities (CLHF). ]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/is-my-loved-one-eligible-for-a-congregate-living-health-facility/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/is-my-loved-one-eligible-for-a-congregate-living-health-facility/ Editor Mon, 25 Sep 2023 08:30:21 -0400 Hyperbaric Chambers: A Potential Solution for Age-Related Ailments Introduction Are modern businesses equipped to address the mounting concerns of age-related ailments in today's fast-aging society? The reality is that a growing segment of the population grapples with challenges that aging brings, and traditional cosmetic approaches often fall short. Hyperbaric chambers offer a cutting-edge solution]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/hyperbaric-chambers-a-potential-solution-for-age-related-ailments/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/hyperbaric-chambers-a-potential-solution-for-age-related-ailments/ Editor Tue, 12 Sep 2023 04:46:59 -0400 Migraine-Associated Vertigo: Understanding Symptoms and Effective Treatments Migraine is a complex neurological disorder that affects millions of people globally accompanied by a range of debilitating symptoms including Migraine Associated Vertigo or MAV and is a common ailment among individuals of all ages. The conditions pose unique challenges in the care and well-being of all age groups, concerning elderly]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/migraine-associated-vertigo-understanding-symptoms-and-effective-treatments/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/migraine-associated-vertigo-understanding-symptoms-and-effective-treatments/ Editor Tue, 12 Sep 2023 04:42:15 -0400 How Case Managers Can Help Patients Navigate the Complexities of the Healthcare System For patients and their families in particular, navigating the complicated landscape of the healthcare system may be stressful. Confusion and worry are frequently caused by the variety of medical procedures, insurance claims, and treatment options. Here, case managers serve as important allies. The importance of case managers in helping]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/how-case-managers-can-help-patients-navigate-the-complexities-of-the-healthcare-system/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/how-case-managers-can-help-patients-navigate-the-complexities-of-the-healthcare-system/ Editor Thu, 31 Aug 2023 04:25:19 -0400 Hormone Replacement Therapy and Mood: What You Need to Know Hormones play an essential part of human biology, playing an essential part in controlling various bodily processes - mood regulation being no exception. Hormonal fluctuations due to age can contribute to mood swings, anxiety and even depression symptoms; and hormone replacement therapy (HRT) could provide one solution to help ease them.]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/hormone-replacement-therapy-and-mood-what-you-need-to-know/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/hormone-replacement-therapy-and-mood-what-you-need-to-know/ Editor Wed, 30 Aug 2023 22:41:23 -0400 Can I Afford Rehab? Five Reasons You Can… Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/can-i-afford-rehab-five-reasons-you-can/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/can-i-afford-rehab-five-reasons-you-can/ Editor Wed, 30 Aug 2023 08:13:18 -0400 The Direct Primary Care Revolution: Why This Model is Changing Healthcare Direct primary care (DPC), a sort of primary care billing and payment arrangement made between patients and medical professionals without submitting claims to insurance carriers, is practiced in the United States. It is an all-encompassing word that includes several methods of delivering healthcare that involve a direct financial]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/the-direct-primary-care-revolution-why-this-model-is-changing-healthcare/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/the-direct-primary-care-revolution-why-this-model-is-changing-healthcare/ Editor Wed, 30 Aug 2023 03:30:26 -0400 Life Doesn't End at 80: Maintaining Independence in Assisted Living Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/life-doesnt-end-at-80-maintaining-independence-in-assisted-living/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/life-doesnt-end-at-80-maintaining-independence-in-assisted-living/ Editor Tue, 29 Aug 2023 23:10:36 -0400 A Comprehensive Guide on Choosing the Right Heart Doctor in Singapore Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/a-comprehensive-guide-on-choosing-the-right-heart-doctor-in-singapore/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/a-comprehensive-guide-on-choosing-the-right-heart-doctor-in-singapore/ Editor Tue, 22 Aug 2023 10:23:13 -0400 Cost-Benefit Analysis: Is Investing in EMDR Intensives Worth It for Patients? Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/cost-benefit-analysis-is-investing-in-emdr-intensives-worth-it-for-patients/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/cost-benefit-analysis-is-investing-in-emdr-intensives-worth-it-for-patients/ Editor Sun, 20 Aug 2023 22:49:42 -0400 The Most Common Questions About Elder Law Elder law is a specialized field of legal practice that addresses the unique challenges and concerns faced by older adults and their families. As the aging population grows, so does the need for understanding the intricacies of elder law. From estate planning to healthcare decisions, elder law encompasses a wide range of topics that are]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/the-most-common-questions-about-elder-law/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/the-most-common-questions-about-elder-law/ Editor Sat, 19 Aug 2023 08:14:00 -0400 Unexplained Weight Loss in the Elderly: Causes and Concerns Everyone wants to stay fit and healthy as they age. Shedding excess pounds and losing weight can help regulate blood pressure, sugar levels, and heart health. According to the American Family Journal, a person reaches their maximum weight at 60 and begins to lose half a pound annually, which is a gradual process. However, unexpected and]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/unexplained-weight-loss-in-the-elderly-causes-and-concerns/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/unexplained-weight-loss-in-the-elderly-causes-and-concerns/ Editor Wed, 16 Aug 2023 02:39:21 -0400 Social Health and The Elderly Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/social-health-and-the-elderly/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/social-health-and-the-elderly/ Editor Fri, 11 Aug 2023 23:00:22 -0400 Understanding the Financial Aspects of Retirement Homes Retirement is a significant milestone in one’s life that requires careful planning to ensure financial security and a comfortable lifestyle during the golden years. Retirement homes — also known as retirement communities or senior independent living facilities — have become increasingly popular among retirees as a viable option to]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/understanding-the-financial-aspects-of-retirement-homes/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/understanding-the-financial-aspects-of-retirement-homes/ Editor Tue, 01 Aug 2023 23:01:26 -0400 The Emerging Role of QR Codes in Revolutionizing Health Care Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/the-emerging-role-of-qr-codes-in-revolutionizing-health-care/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/the-emerging-role-of-qr-codes-in-revolutionizing-health-care/ Editor Fri, 28 Jul 2023 22:44:09 -0400 How Home Healthcare Services Enhance Elderly Patients' Autonomy and Independence Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/how-home-healthcare-services-enhance-elderly-patients-autonomy-and-independence/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/how-home-healthcare-services-enhance-elderly-patients-autonomy-and-independence/ Editor Thu, 06 Jul 2023 23:23:48 -0400 The Added Value of Level 3 Home Care Packages in Sydney People over 65 years of age (or over 50 years of age if they are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander) can remain living independently and safely at home with government assistance in the form of a home care package. The Australian Government offers it to assist people who require support and in-home care to continue living confidently]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/the-added-value-of-level-3-home-care-packages-in-sydney/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/the-added-value-of-level-3-home-care-packages-in-sydney/ Editor Thu, 15 Jun 2023 01:07:00 -0400 Using Psychological Principles in Real-World Settings: The Impact of Applied Psychology Image Source Introduction: Psychology, the study of the mind and behavior, holds tremendous power when applied to real-world settings. While psychology has traditionally focused on understanding human behavior and mental processes, applying psychological principles in practical contexts has become increasingly valuable. From improving]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/using-psychological-principles-in-real-world-settings-the-impact-of-applied-psychology/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/using-psychological-principles-in-real-world-settings-the-impact-of-applied-psychology/ Editor Wed, 07 Jun 2023 03:02:06 -0400 10 Reasons to Gain Your Healthcare Education Online Image Source Since the pandemic, online education has changed the way we learn and get knowledge. This transformation extends to healthcare, where online education offers many benefits and opportunities. Whether through accessibility, affordability, or flexibility, online education caters to medical students in one way or another. This]]> Uncategorized https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/10-reasons-to-gain-your-healthcare-education-online/ https://www.happyeldercare.com/blog/10-reasons-to-gain-your-healthcare-education-online/ Editor Tue, 06 Jun 2023 23:28:35 -0400