What Is Home Health Care?

Home health care covers a lot of ground. It can be as simple as needing a nurse to stop by to check blood pressure, pulse, and other vitals each day or week. It can also be more complex and include having a skilled nurse set up IV lines. How would you know if your mom … Continue reading

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Pain Awareness Month: Five Common Causes of Chronic Pain in the Elderly

Fifty million Americans experience chronic pain every day. September’s Pain Awareness Month brings awareness to chronic pain and the ways it impacts your day-to-day living. If your mom is dealing with chronic pain, it can be debilitating and make it hard for her to complete daily routines. Learn more about the five common causes of … Continue reading

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Learn How Home Care Helps With Common Chronic Health Conditions

Six out of ten adults have at least one chronic health condition, and four out of ten have two or more. When your dad has one of the common chronic health conditions, it’s important to ensure he has the support he needs at home. If he doesn’t, it can affect his well-being and safety. What … Continue reading

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Fun Activities for National Senior Citizen Day

President Ronald Reagan proclaimed August 21st as National Senior Citizens Day back in 1988. It was a day to celebrate older adults and their roles in the workforce, families, and communities. This year, celebrate your dad by getting the family together for these fun activities that suit all ages.   Book a Private Room at … Continue reading

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How Alzheimer’s Care Helps Families And Seniors

Caring for a senior parent with Alzheimer’s can be like a full-time job for family members, but Alzheimer’s care can relieve some of the worry and stress for family members. Of course you want your senior loved one to be safe and comfortable, but it’s ok to need a break for yourself. Going through the … Continue reading

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Understanding The Different Types of Home Health Care

When your parents choose to age in place, you may think they’re limiting their options for the help they receive. You may have the idea that a nursing home is the best option for your seniors who need regular checkups, but that’s not true anymore. There are thousands of seniors, and maybe even more, who … Continue reading

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