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Nov
14

Taking Care of Elderly ParentsAlthough we would rather turn a blind eye to it, family friction is usually prevalent in some way for most people, and during a period of crisis, is usually aggravated. Once levels of stress are increased, it's normal to seek a target to serve as an outlet for all those emotions; and unfortunately, that target is often those we've shared likely the most with… read more


Posted November 14, 2017
Tags: Caregiver Health, Family Caregiving

 

Nov
07

Cure for Alzheimer'sThe research is growing in the field of finding a cure for Alzheimer's, and now there's an easy way every one of us could actually help hasten a cure. Using an online game, Stall Catchers, many people are committing time to combing through slides of mouse brains to assist research workers in identifying the effectiveness of treating cerebral blood flow troubles to… read more


Posted November 07, 2017
Tags: Alzheimer's - Dementia

 

Oct
18

fit after 50Growing old requires adjusting to a great many changes, and how we take care of our bodies is one of the most meaningful ones. We realize the necessity of remaining physically active, but might not know that the old tried-and-true physical exercise techniques we’ve long utilized should be altered when getting fit after 50 years old, because of an increase in injuries and soreness… read more


Posted October 18, 2017
Tags: exercise, Senior Health

 

Oct
11

peripheral artery diseaseThere is encouraging news for all those with peripheral artery disease (PAD), a debilitating condition that can result from smoking or diabetes and can increase a person’s chance of developing a heart attack or stroke, and sometimes leading to limb amputation. Medicare is now going to pay for the cost of treadmill therapy once recommended and supervised by a health care… read more


Posted October 11, 2017
Tags: Diabetes Care, heart disease, Senior Health

 

Oct
06

online mind gamesThe Internet provides us with immediate responses to any question we are able to imagine, learning opportunities beyond what we might have thought of a generation previously, socialization enhancement, and so much more. One of the more enjoyable web developments for those who are in the senior care industry has been brain training programs – the online mind games and puzzles that contribute to increased… read more


Posted October 06, 2017
Tags: Alzheimer's - Dementia, Senior Health

 


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Quotes from our ClientsThank you so much for providing my father with such quality care during his stay in the hospital. It was so comforting to know he was in good hands when we were unable to be by his side.

I personally want to let you know how much I appreciate the emotional support during that time. Having you there to talk to and also listen when the doctor was speaking put me at ease.

You are a kind and caring person and we are grateful that you are helping us through this emotional time in our lives.

- Sincerely, Barbara

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