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Risk Factors for Diabetes

Home Health Care Marco Island FL-November is American Diabetes Month. This is the ideal opportunity for you to learn more about the risk factors for diabetes and what you can do to help your parent reduce their chances of developing the disease if they have these risk factors.

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Risk Factors for Diabetes

Most Common Reasons Why Seniors Visit the Emergency Room

Statistics show that individuals over the age of 65 account for nearly 15% to 20% of emergency room visits each year. The reasons for these visits range from injury to heart disease and are becoming more frequent as baby boomers age. For those caring for elderly loved ones or patients, being able to recognize and…

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Most Common Reasons Why Seniors Visit the ER

90-Year-Old Blossom Regains Her Independence With Home Care

After 25 years working as a teacher in New York, Blossom decided it was time to retire and move to Florida, where the winters were milder. A proudly independent woman with a daughter living abroad, Blossom created a new life for herself in Palm Beach, Florida. “It was important to me that until my daughter…

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90-Year-Old Blossom Regains Her Independence With Home Care

Wine Around the World with Friends

Parlez-vous Français?

Atria Park of St. Joseph’s was the beautiful location of a delightful French wine tasting event featuring “Wine Around the World.” Sumptuous offerings included wine and food pairings featuring unique selections from France prepared by Atria Park’s fabulous chef.

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Wine Around the World with Friends

Linda Shaifer Visits Alzheimer’s Care Resource Center

Photo: Elayne Forgie, Founder, President & CEO of Alzheimer’s Care Resource Center and Linda Shaifer, Account Executive for Sonas. Linda Shaifer, Sonas Home Health Care Account Executive serving North Palm Beach County, recently visited with Elayne Forgie, Founder and President of the Alzheimer’s Care Resource Center (ACRC) located in Lake Worth. Linda received an education on…

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Linda Shaifer Visits Alzheimer’s Care Resource Center

How to Talk to Your Parents About Needing a Hearing Aid

Experts estimate that there are approximately 48 million people throughout the United States living with hearing loss. Around 30 percent of senior adults over the age of 65 and 60 percent of senior adults over the age of 75 are living with hearing loss. As a family caregiver, this can seem like a staggering statistic,…

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Talking to Seniors About Getting a Hearing Aid

James Butler Shines in “Dancing Like the Stars!”

Sonas Home Health Care is proud to announce that Account Executive James Butler has starred in the Alzheimer’s Association’s “Dancing Like the Stars,” benefiting the Walk to End Alzheimer’s. The festive event was held on August 26, 2017, from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the beautiful Martin County Council on Aging’s Kane Center, 900 SE Salerno Road in…

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James Butler Dancing Like the Stars

Tips for Senior Tooth Care

Sometimes seniors have difficulty maintaining good oral hygiene. This can be because of manual dexterity issues due to arthritis in the hands. Other times, it can be because of cognitive decline. Seniors with dementia often forget how to do everyday tasks, including brushing their teeth. When seniors cannot brush their own teeth, it falls on…

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Tips For Senior Tooth Care

Why Seniors Should Reduce Their Sodium Consumption

No matter how long you have been caring for your elderly parent, you have likely heard that helping them to eat a healthy diet is one of the most important things that you can do to protect their body and keep them functioning at the highest level possible as they age. There are many recommendations…

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Why Seniors Should Consume Less Sodium

What Is Sepsis?

September is Sepsis Awareness Month. As a family caregiver, you may have heard the term “sepsis” when discussing your parent’s home health care with their doctor or when preparing for a procedure that carries with it the risk of infection. Understanding what this term means and how it can impact your parent’s life is an…

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Sepsis