Keeping Seniors Cool in the Summer Heat

Summer is a time for fun in the sun.  Many families spend a great deal of time outdoors, enjoying the warmth and sunshine of summer.  For seniors, though, and especially for seniors who may have chronic health issues, the heat and sunshine of summer may bring special risks.  This article from Eldercare Link tells you cooling offhow to keep your loved one cool and comfortable during the hot days of summer.

If you are caring for a loved one with a chronic health diagnosis, we may be able to help.  St. Francis Healthcare System offers a full range of caregiving services, from adult day care and day health services at our facilities in Ewa and Manoa to personal hygiene and nursing services in your home.  For more information, call our Call Center at (808) 547-6500.  We understand, and we want to help.