Personal Care

60-Second Read: 5 Bathing Products for Bedridden Loved Ones

60-Second Read: 5 Bathing Products for Bedridden Loved Ones

Posted by Carewell Staff on Mon Oct 26 2020
No way to get your loved one to a shower or bath? No worries. From no-rinse wash to shampoo caps, we’ve put together a handy list of water-free options for cleansing bedridden loved ones. Read on for our favorite ways to ensure clean, fresh skin in any environment.Read More

Combating Incontinence with Kegels

Combating Incontinence with Kegels

Posted by Chad Birt on Thu Sep 16 2021
Urinary and bowel incontinence can strike at any time, even if you’re in relatively good health. Fortunately, combating incontinence with Kegels is possible.See how.

7 Signs of Caregiver Burnout

7 Signs of Caregiver Burnout

Posted by Chad Birt on Mon May 10 2021
It isn’t easy to talk about, but caregiver burnout is a real problem. A 2020 survey conducted by the National Caregiving Alliance and AARP Public Policy Institute found that 40% of caregivers feel emotionally stressed and another 20% feel physically strained.See the 7 signs.

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Socializing for Seniors: How To Make Friends When You Are Older

Posted by Chad Birt on Tue Jul 20 2021
Wondering how to make friends when you are older? Many of your peers can relate. A 2019 study conducted by OnePoll in partnership with Evite found that 45% of adults consider it difficult to make new friends. Learn about the differences