How Do You Know: Evaluating An Assisted Living Facility

One of the great things about assisted living centers is that there is one for virtually any type of patient. However, this will also mean that you will need to visit several assisted living facilities to get a sense of which ones would be the best for your loved one. You will also need to […]

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Senior Citizen Fun: 5 Activities To Enjoy With Your Visiting Grandbabies

Whether you are in a nursing home, assisted living facility or at home, one of the best joys in life is when your grandchildren visit. Your grandchildren brighten your dull days, while reminding you what it is like to still be young. Sometimes children don’t want to visit their grandparents because they think they’re old […]

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Does Someone You Care For Have Hemorrhoids? 3 Ways To Help Ease The Problem

If the person you’re caring for has hemorrhoids, they’re not alone. In fact, more than 85% of the people in the United States will develop hemorrhoids at some point in their life. Most cases of hemorrhoids occur in older people. There are several reasons that they might have developed hemorrhoids. Some of those reasons include: Poor diet […]

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In Home Care After Surgery: Get Your Parent The Help They Need

If you’re parent is having a major surgery and their insurance won’t cover the cost for them to stay at the hospital the entire time they recover, or at a medical care facility, you’ll want to look into a in home care service. If you can’t be there every day while your parent recovers, you’ll […]

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Preparing To Recover From Back Surgery At Home

Many people are choosing to recover from an illness or surgery at home as opposed to a hospital stay. You are in familiar surroundings with access to all of your personal stuff. To have a successful recovery, you do need a bit of preparation. Here are some areas on which to focus before you even […]

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How To Help Your Elderly Loved One Maintain Independence

Watching your loved ones age can be difficult, especially when they are faced with the challenges trying to maintain their independence while living alone. It is often the case that your loved one will have difficulty living on their own well before they are ready to leave their own homes and surrender their independence. There […]

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Making The Transition From The Hospital To The Home

As seniors get older, they tend to experience more injuries that lead them to the hospital than the rest of the population. Their recovery can last quite a bit longer than most, leaving them with a dependence on others. When it comes to recovering, most prefer to make the recovery at home. This can be […]

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Clearing Common Misconceptions Concerning Home Health Care After A New Baby

Any new mother will tell you that having a baby takes a major toll on the body. Studies have actually proven that after labor and delivery, a woman’s body can take as long as a year to fully recover. While most hospitals will send you home with your infant to tend to your own needs […]

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