Leaves Personal Homecare Journal2018-06-12T15:06:47+00:00

The Leaves Journal

News, Information and Tips for Seniors

Forgive Blend

Forgive Blend

We love the Forgive blend for its fresh, woodsy scent.  As with all doTerra oils, its comprised of only the highest quality, Certified Therapeutic Grade oils.   The blend contains Spruce leaf, Bergamot peel, Juniper berry, Myrrh resin, Arborvitae wood, Nootka tree wood, Thyme leaf and Citronella herb. 

Some of the suggested uses include:

  • Promoting feelings of contentment, relief and patience
  • Counteracting negative emotions like guilt and apathy
  • Helping release feelings

Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Join Leaves in the walk to end Alzheimer’s! Leaves Personal Care wants to help lead the way to Alzheimer’s first survivor! To help raise funds for research and treatments we are participating in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s®.

Currently, more than 5 million Americans have Alzheimer’s and that number is expected to grow to as many as 16 million by 2050. Our future is at risk unless

After Surgery Care

So you’re having surgery!

Going “under the knife” can be a scary time but there are things you can do to help you on the road to recovery. Here are a few tips:

  1. Get Moving – As soon as your Dr. gives you permission get up and get walking. Some of the most serious complications post-surgery are pneumonia and blood clots.  Many people also experience uncomfortable constipation.  Going for

Meaningful Relationships

Meaningful Relationships

We are created for relationships.  Our grandmothers knew this.  The wisest man on earth, King Solomon, wrote; “Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their toil. For if they fall, one will lift up his fellow. But woe to him who is alone when he falls and has not another to lift him up! Again, if two lie together, they keep

Senior Advocacy

Senior Advocacy Advocacy is one of Leaves Personal Care’s pillars.  As such, we thought it would be good to share with you about some of the advocacy choices available to you.

AARP is ubiquitous as the “retirement” organization which does a lot of public lobbying for issues important to seniors, but did you know that several organizations also cater to that age group?

Here’s a comparison of a few of

Living with a Diabetes Diagnosis

Learn all you can. Sometimes denial, apathy or a sincere belief that it’s not that big of a deal can lead to a lack of learning and harmful consequences. Attend classes, seek out and read up on the disease through reputable online sources and books. Ask the physician or diabetic nurse for recommendations on resources.

Sun Safety for Seniors

After a long winter indoors many of us are excited to get outdoors and enjoy the sunshine!  Nevertheless, remembering the importance of Summer Safety is especially important as we age.  Three risks are particularly accentuated for the elderly; Dehydration, Heat Stroke and Sun Burn.

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