Having a pet can offer a sense of well-being, encouragement and even a reason for living. Being responsible for another life often gives new meaning to the lives of those who are living alone or who have experienced a loss. Caring for and providing a loving home to an animal companion will also encourage your father to remain active and stay healthy. However, I strongly suggest that you don’t surprise your father with a pet. Instead, discuss the idea with him and see if he’s open to it, g
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Changes in sleeping patterns are a normal part of aging. As people age they tend to have a harder time falling asleep and more trouble staying asleep than when they were younger. Fortunately there are several sleep aids that can help ease your Dads leg and muscle aches and provide more comfort to help him sleep. One of these products is called the Butterfly Leg Massage Pillow – you can get one for him online at www.target.com. This ergonomic pillow w