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Different Types of Elder Care

Skilled Care v Custodial Care Skilled care refers to care provide (any location) by a medical professional such as physical therapy, IV medication administration, catheter care, etc. Custodial care refers to non-medical assistance with daily...

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Home Safety for Seniors

It is very important for seniors and their families to feel safe at home.  Seniors are especially at risk for falls, fires, and other safety issues. Here are a few suggestions as to how you can keep your loved ones safe at home. Keep important...

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Caring for Bedridden Patients

Eat Healthy: Bedridden Patients may or may not have a special diet prescribed by their doctors. If they do have a special diet, please follow that diet. If they do not, make sure that the patient is eating a balanced and healthy diet. Get lots of...

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Healthy Habits for a Healthy Brain

Keeping our brains happy and functioning well should be one of our biggest concerns in life.  We know it is important, but a lot of the time we don't know what that entails or where to start.  In many cases we think we are too busy to do anything...

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Senior Health Issues to Look For

There are many different health concerns for senior citizens.  As we grow older our bodies grow more susceptible to a variety of ailments and diseases that we may not have had to worry about as much in our younger years.  Some of the most common...

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Socialization is Good for the Brain and the Heart!

The month of July is rapidly approaching! A month of festivals, fun, and family. This is a very social time of year and that makes it a great time for the brain. Research shows that keeping an active and healthy social life is key to maintaining...

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