Holidays are Just One Opportunity to Talk with Elderly Parents About the Future

Holidays are Just One Opportunity to Talk with Elderly Parents About the Future

The holidays are a great time to check in on aging parents. However, any time you have the opportunity to visit elderly loved ones for an extended period of time, the better idea you’ll have of how they are coping in their own home. Read more

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year to Check on Aging Parents


The holidays are a perfect opportunity to spend some quality time with aging parents. With some extra days off of work, you will have more time to observe how your parents are functioning at home and be able to decide if they could use some extra help in the New Year. However, it is important that you know what to look for in these situations remembering that your loved ones are likely to put on a good show if they know you are watching their every move.


Signs To Look For When Visiting Elderly Loved Ones for the Holidays


Signs To Look


You may be searching for the perfect gift and enjoying the sights and sounds of the holiday season but even more important is to take a close look at how your aging loved ones are navigating their current living situation. Read more

Why the Holidays are the Perfect Time to Connect with Aging Parents

While it would be wonderful if we could check in our elderly parents every day or every week, for most people this is simply not possible. Thankfully, for most people the holidays provide a rare opportunity to spend quality time with elderly loved ones and get a real feel for how they are doing.

At Physician’s Choice we know it can be difficult to know exactly what to look for when assessing how a parent is doing. This is especially true since many parents will try to conceal any problems they may be having. In light of this fact, you need to carefully look for any signs of trouble. What follows are some of the most important things to look out for: Read more