Homecare Solutions for Senior Nutrition in Brentwood, TN and Surrounding Areas
Why our dietary homecare solutions in Brentwood can make a difference for your loved one’s wellbeing
We’re all aware that a balanced diet contributes to better health overall, no matter how old we are. But as we age, how we care for our bodies can have an even bigger impact on everyday health and wellness. At Comfort Keepers of Brentwood, we know that nutrition is an important part of encouraging better health for our clients. That’s why our caregivers are fully trained to understand good nutrition, a balanced diet, and how to follow nutrition recommendations from your loved one’s doctor.
Think of eating well as a medicine you take every day. The foods we put into our bodies can help us feel active, energetic, and capable, or they can make us feel tired, irritable, and even interact with other medicines we take. Every person has different nutritional needs; your loved one’s doctor has probably already made recommendations around salt, sugar, fat, and food habits. Part of the homecare solutions that Comfort Keepers can offer is assistance meeting and maintaining those recommendations.
A balanced diet can contribute to many parts of better health, including:
- A stronger immune system
- Greater ability to focus, think critically, and dedicate attention
- Better heart health, including healthier blood pressure
- Stronger bones and muscles
- Improved weight control, digestion, and regularity
With this in mind, our homecare solutions will include suggestions for your loved one based around their unique health needs, nutritional recommendations, and personal preferences. Our caregivers might help your loved one try out new recipes, explore new cuisines, or create a daily food schedule of meals and snacks. Proper nutrition includes not just the foods we eat, but also how much we eat, when we eat, and drinking enough water, too.
Our caregivers offer additional homecare solutions that make good nutrition easier, like transportation services, mobility assistance, help maintaining a clean and safe kitchen, and more. With easier access to the grocery store, and the ability to help select foods and ingredients, your loved one is more likely to feel engaged in the process of maintaining a balanced diet. Our caregivers aim to empower all of our clients with the knowledge and assistance they need to make good choices for their long-term wellbeing.
If you’re concerned about the health of a loved one who lives alone, Comfort Keepers of Brentwood is here to help. If you’re noticing that your loved one is only making the same frozen meals over and over, or doesn’t seem to have fresh produce available to them, or is constrained by health conditions from preparing meals themselves, our homecare solutions can make an immediate difference. Call our local agency today serving Brentwood, TN and surrounding areas at (615) 942-0111 to learn more about our in home senior services.