Aging issues can be overwhelming whether it is for yourself or a loved one. Atlanta Home Care Partners has put together a collection of articles to help!

After almost 80 years and a multitude of scientific studies to produce the result: a good genetic makeup and wealth really have little to do with maintaining a joyful life as you age. The Harvard Study of Adult Development launched… Read More
It’s not uncommon for people to lose sight of their New Year’s Resolutions by the end of January, but there is no rule that says resolutions can only be made at the start of the year. There’s no time like… Read More
If 2021 will be remembered as the year for COVID-19 vaccines, perhaps 2022 will make its mark in an equally life-changing way: with an Alzheimer’s vaccine that might actually slow or prevent the progression of the disease.  The very first… Read More
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Maybe it was expected, or maybe you were caught off guard. Mom has just received an official diagnosis for a progressive disease that’s likely to make independent living difficult to maintain. While there are a number of questions, one thing… Read More
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What motivates you to get out of bed each morning? The answer is different for every single one of us, of course, but there’s one commonality: it may help you to live longer. Research is showing us that having a… Read More
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While COVID-19 still dominates our health concerns, it is important to keep in mind that other illnesses can be just as dangerous, particularly for older adults. Flu season has begun, and it is time to make sure that the seniors… Read More
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Confusion. Disorientation. Memory loss. While these are certainly hallmark warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease as well as other types of dementia, they can also arise from taking particular medications. Rather than automatically assuming a diagnosis of dementia, examine the following… Read More
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If you were to list the top 5 emotions you feel in caring for parents, what would they be? Maybe you’d first think of feelings like love, compassion, and sometimes, even dread or frustration. Would anger make the list? In… Read More
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As our parents get older, it’s not necessarily very easy to determine what our role as adult children should be. We want whatever is best for them; however, if we’re not careful, it is possible to overstep our boundaries and… Read More
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There’s nothing better than a tall, cold drink on a hot summer day; however, dysphagia in seniors can make this simple pleasure downright dangerous. Dysphagia – or trouble with swallowing – impacts millions of seniors, as a result of weakened… Read More