Senior Care Featuring Nutritional And Dietary Assistance
Learn more about our loving senior care in Lambertville, MI
Did you know that nutrition is a challenge for many of our elders? This is often because of a lack of food due to difficulties being able to shop or because they don’t eat properly without senior care assistance to help them cook or prep food. There are also plenty of older people who just like to eat what they like, regardless of doctor’s advice. Between not eating enough and not eating the right foods, many of our elders are falling through the gaps and simply not getting the nutrition they need to combat medical complications and the effects of age-related diseases. Seniors who do not stay properly hydrated are likely to see effects on their body as well. One of the easiest and most effective ways that you can help a body recuperate and function properly is by providing it with the right nutritional tools to do the job it was designed to.
Focus on the Benefits of Diet and Nutritional Assistance
Senior care providers help those over the age of 65 to find and eat the nutritional foods they most need. Our aides can do this by being a part of the planning, prep and meal time processes with our clients. Comfort Keepers serving Lambertville, MI, is focused on making sure that all of the seniors in our area get what they need to thrive and to be healthy. This commitment to health is what has driven us to include diet and nutritional assistance within our senior care plans.
Following the direction of doctors, family and of course, their clients, eldercare professionals are able to do whatever is needed for the meal and snacking processes to be as healthy and complete as possible. They can take special diets into consideration and are often able to enforce cooperation from the most stubborn of seniors simply by being positive and encouraging while providing tips or education to their clients as they adapt to a lifestyle focused on independence and wellness.
Water Health Helps, Too
Seniors need to change both their eating habits and their drinking habits as they get older. Nutritionists advise drinking at least 8 cups of water, though some seniors may need more. Our home care aides keep this in mind and know the benefits for elders to stay hydrated. For this reason, they often recommend or remind clients to drink water and make sure it is on hand when needed.
Have Someone in Your Healthy Corner
Some seniors are resistant to changing their diet, especially if they recently were told to do so. See how a senior care worker may be able to help you and a beloved elder in your life. To schedule a time to talk about all of your eldercare needs in Lambertville, MI, and surrounding communities, please fill out the form on our Contact Us page or give us a call at (419) 874-4880. We are sure to have the right services that will be a match to just what you’re looking for.
Comfort Keepers In Home Care provides in home senior care services in the following cities and neighborhoods in Ohio and Michigan:
Holland, Monclova, Perrysburg, Waterville, Whitehouse, Berkey, Delta, Rossford, Swanton, and Sylvania Township, OH
Lambertville, Ottawa Lake, Temperance, Dundee, Erie, LaSalle, and Luna Pier, MI