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Easy Fixes for Difficult Doorways

Easy Fixes for Difficult Doorways

Accessibility becomes more of an issue as we age—and it’s a downright problem when the doors in our homes just don’t make it easy for seniors to get in an out. Remodeling doors can be an expensive proposition. There are, however, easy and inexpensive ways to enhance...

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Dementia: What Does that Really Mean?

Dementia: What Does that Really Mean?

You’ve just been told that someone you know has dementia. You know that’s not a good thing, but you also aren’t really sure exactly what it means. Is it possible to grasp the idea without getting into too much medical detail? A Decline in Mental Ability Dementia is a...

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Kitchen Safety Upgrades To Keep You Safe In Your Home

Kitchen Safety Upgrades To Keep You Safe In Your Home

It’s the gathering place for most of us. Even in our senior years, we love our kitchens. But as we move to a point in our lives where we may need in home health care, it’s necessary to rethink some of the safety precautions for this part of our homes. Here are 5 tips...

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Exercise: Starting A Walking Regimen

Exercise: Starting A Walking Regimen

Yes, life can get hectic and busy at any age! When it does, your exercise routine can go right out the window. It can be a source of real frustration. After all, it wasn’t an instantaneous act. You built up to it. One of the biggest obstacles seniors place on...

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5 Ways to Create a Safe and Comfortable Home for All

We share so many happy memories and joyful times in our homes that it can be hard to imagine the dangers they may present. According to the official NIH Senior Health website, six out of every 10 falls occur at home. The risk increases as we age and become less...

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A Guide to Finding the Right Long Term Insurance Plans

Long term care insurance differs from traditional health insurance in that it is designed to cover services and support for a longer time period, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. These services and support include personal assistance as...

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How to Shop for Home Care

When shopping for home care, you’re sure to have plenty of questions and likely a few concerns. The care of your loved one is number one in guiding this process. You may be asking yourself “How do I find the home care services that meet my loved one’s needs?” How can...

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Matrix Home Health Care Specialists Is Hiring!

Matrix Home Health Care Specialists is a Minnesota licensed, Comprehensive home health care agency. We provide home health assistance to elderly and disabled adults who live at home or in a supportive care setting. Our team strives to provide quality, professional,...

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Is it Time to Hire Home Care for Your Parent?

At various stages of our lives we’ll need a little extra help at home. Maybe it’s after the birth of a baby or career change. The truth is nearly all of us enjoy being at home where things are familiar and comfortable. Our homes hold dear memories and some of our...

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