Health & Safety

Tender Hearts Cincinnati Home Care Team on January 24th, 2013

As a person ages, their body’s ability to retain body heat lowers. As a result, many elderly people feel uncomfortably cold even when it is warm outside. One can only imagine then how frigid an elderly person must feel in winter weather! Further, cold weather tends to bring an onslaught of illnesses which the elderly […]

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Tender Hearts Cincinnati Home Care Team on January 11th, 2012

Walking aids help the elderly with stability so they are able to get around on their own. Keeping the elderly independent with home care walking aids will keep them more agile and feeling self sufficient. Many aids are made heavy duty and high quality from medical walkers, rollators, rolling walkers to canes and crutches. The […]

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Tender Hearts Cincinnati Home Care Team on January 11th, 2012

The elderly experience many changes which impact their ability to safely care for themselves. Home care services enable them to remain independently in their homes without compromising safety. Caregivers should conduct a walk-through when providing home care. Look at smoke detectors, outlets, electrical cords, and appliances. Every floor of the home should have a working […]

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Tender Hearts Cincinnati Home Care Team on May 13th, 2009

The use of foods and herbs as medicine has been a common practice in civilizations since the beginning of time. In recent years, the medical science field has reported the miraculous healing properties that some foods can have on the body as well. Most of the foods that we associate with being healthy in general […]

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Tender Hearts Cincinnati Home Care Team on May 13th, 2009

For families that have elderly loved ones, making sure they are safe becomes a full time job. There are options that make caring for an elderly loved one easier on families, but they really never feel fully resolved of the responsibility. One way that families may fill in the caregiving gaps is by hiring personal […]

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Tender Hearts Cincinnati Home Care Team on April 28th, 2009

A critical component to a senior citizen maintaining good physical as well as mental health is to get out of the house and enjoy the outside world on a regular basis. The care providers can play a vital role, especially when accompanying the senior on any type of outing. Of course, special care needs to […]

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