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S.S. Finds Her Life’s Purpose as a Pediatric Nurse

S.S. started working at Sonas in late 2018. Soon after, she was assigned to look after pediatric patient, R.E. “I’ve always loved taking care of children, and caring for R.E. always makes my day. Every time I go to her house to start my shift, she’s all smiles. I enjoy it so much.” A typical…

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SS Finds Her Lifes Purpose as a Pediatric Nurse

Excessive Daytime Sleepiness and Falls

Both sleep and falls are major factors in your home care journey with your elderly loved ones, but you may not often make the connection between them. In your efforts to make sure that your aging parents get enough sleep, you might not be thinking about the serious falls that could occur, and while you…

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Excessive Daytime Sleepiness and Falls

Dehydration in Seniors

Dehydration occurs when the body loses more fluids than it takes in and the body does not have enough water and electrolytes to carry out its normal function. Dehydration is a dangerous health condition at any age, but it is particularly problematic in the elderly. Unfortunately, elderly people have the highest risk of dehydration. Studies…

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Dehydration in Seniors

What to Consider Before an Aging Parent Moves In

There may come a time when your parent’s condition makes it difficult to live alone. Assisted living and nursing facilities may be too expensive for families, making live-in care a viable option. Inviting your parent to live in your home may seem like the best solution; however, it’s a big lifestyle change and there are…

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What to Consider Before an Aging Parent Moves In

The Effect of Alcohol as We Age

April is National Alcohol Awareness Month. Each year, the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence uses this time to increase awareness on the problems of alcohol abuse as well as other issues with alcohol. This is a great time to educate ourselves on the ways that alcohol can truly affect us, especially as we…

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The Effect of Alcohol as We Age

Sabrina González Finds Fulfilling Nursing Career at Sonas

Sabrina González is from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, and has been a pediatric nurse at Sonas Home Health Care for over a year. She has been caring for M.R. since she started working at Sonas. During a typical day with M.R., Sabrina shows up at his home, changes him, gets him ready for school, places him…

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Sabrina Gonzalez Finds Fulfilling Nursing Career at Sonas

Senior Balance Problems

Elder Care Brandon FL-Loss of balance can result from a number of diseases and lifestyle choices. It can severely limit a person’s ability to live an independent life. Ultimately, it can lead to a life altering fall that can cause serious injury.

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Senior Balance Problems

Sharing Caregiving Responsibilities with Siblings

Home Care Delray Beach FL-Dividing responsibilities amongst more than one caregiver can help everyone to feel involved in the home care process and also helps to ensure that your loved one’s needs are met. Tackling this task systematically can help make sure that you don’t inadvertently skip anything important.

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Sharing Caregiving Responsibilities with Siblings

Signs Aging Parents Need Help

Home Care Services Jensen Beach FL-You want your dad to stay in his home for as long as possible. You’ve noticed, however, that his health or stamina is declining and that makes it hard for him to handle routine tasks. There are signs you should look for when determining the need for the help of a home care services provider.

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Signs Aging Parents Need Help