Aventa Senior Care

About Aventa Senior Care

At Aventa, we’re the Home Care Expert. Founded by a fireman, our award winning Nurse-Guided Care ensures your loved one receives professional caring help to keep them safe and happy at home.

New Treatment Shows Promise for Stroke Recovery in Elderly

Is deep-brain stimulation only beneficial for Parkinson’s patients, or might it be helpful for stroke recovery in elderly people as well? Doctors at Cleveland Clinic are determined to find out the answer. Deep-brain stimulation involves the implantation of an electrode to stimulate a certain area of the brain. Doctors are hoping that the end […]

May 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Looking to Declutter a Senior’s Home? These Tips Can Help!

Most of us have areas of our homes designated as storage areas. But oftentimes those storage areas spill over into other areas of the home as increasingly more memorabilia is saved with the thought of, “I can’t get rid of this. I may want it someday.”

So, what happens when “someday” never arrives, and those […]

May 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Opioids: Surprising Addiction in the Elderly

Is it possible you may have a preconceived notion of certain stereotypical groups of people? For example, what comes to mind when you hear the words “drug addict”? Do you think about the various forms of addiction in the elderly or do you think of a young adult unable to get through everyday life […]

April 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Get some rest! – Help Awaits Those Suffering from Sundowning – Dementia

Oftentimes at the end of a day caregiving for a loved one with Alzheimer’s, instead of the stress winding down, it can ramp up. As the sun goes down, many persons with Alzheimer’s experience agitation, fearfulness and restlessness. This condition, called sundowning, can be stressful for both the caregiver and the person with Alzheimer’s. […]

April 11th, 2017|0 Comments

Being a Caregiver Is No Joke. Reduce Stress with These Life Hacks.

“If only there were a few more hours in the day!” If you are in the “sandwich generation,” most likely you can relate to this sentiment, as you are constantly juggling the needs of your children and the needs of your aging parents. The following tips, however, may help to shave just a few […]

April 5th, 2017|0 Comments