Harmony Home Care is now BrightStar Care

Month: February 2015

Welcome to the Harmony Home Care, now BrightStar Care Team David Grimes

By patrick / February 27, 2015 / Comments Off on Welcome to the Harmony Home Care, now BrightStar Care Team David Grimes

Harmony Home Care, now BrightStar Care is growing rapidly, as our model for providing the fines non-medical home care available is working, and being recognized throughout the Sacramento region. Insisting on using nurse supervisors and assessment nurses has proven to be a successful resource for case managers, social workers, clinicians, administrators and nursing staff. Our census…

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Senior Care: Boosting Nutrition During Cancer Treatment

By patrick / February 23, 2015 / Comments Off on Senior Care: Boosting Nutrition During Cancer Treatment

El Dorado Hills, CA – Senior Care: Boosting Nutrition During Cancer Treatment Those who have gone through cancer or have dealt with a friend going through cancer know that nutrition tends to suffer. Cancer treatments such as chemotherapy tend to affect the person’s taste and smell. Plus, nausea is an issue, making eating very low on…

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New Breakthrough in the Treatment of Alzheimer’s

By patrick / February 23, 2015 / Comments Off on New Breakthrough in the Treatment of Alzheimer’s

Sacramento, CA – New Breakthrough in the Treatment of Alzheimer’s Researchers at Stanford University have published a study that indicates that the plaques that cause Alzheimer’s disease can be reversed by boosting the body’s own immune system. Alzheimer’s disease kills brain cells by growing a sticky “amyloid-beta” plaque that grows up along the connective nerve…

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Elderly Care – Does Your Senior Parent Need to Make Dietary Changes?

By patrick / February 16, 2015 / Comments Off on Elderly Care – Does Your Senior Parent Need to Make Dietary Changes?

Elderly Care in Cameron Park, CA – Does Your Senior Parent Need to Make Dietary Changes? Sometimes your senior loved has to make changes to his or her diet for health reasons. These changes may include the types of fats that can be eaten, salt intake, increased fiber, and so on. Did you know peoples’…

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The Importance of imparting Purpose and Socialization in the Lives of Your Dementia Patients

By patrick / February 16, 2015 / Comments Off on The Importance of imparting Purpose and Socialization in the Lives of Your Dementia Patients

The Importance of imparting Purpose and Socialization in the Lives of Your Dementia Patients The other day a friend of mine shared an old black and white photo with me from 1970. It was an aerial view of El Mirage Gliderport during the 1970 National Soaring Competition. This was a sport I was actively involved…

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Home Health Care – Aging and High Blood Pressure

By patrick / February 9, 2015 / Comments Off on Home Health Care – Aging and High Blood Pressure

Home Health Care in Granite Bay, CA – Aging and High Blood Pressure There aren’t always symptoms for high blood pressure, and a person can have hypertension and still feel good. It’s called the silent killer because it’s quite common in older people and can cause major health problems like heart disease, stroke, kidney failure,…

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Talking to Dad about Home Care Services Isn’t as Tough as It May Sound

By patrick / February 3, 2015 / Comments Off on Talking to Dad about Home Care Services Isn’t as Tough as It May Sound

Lincoln, CA – Talking To Dad About Home Care Life brings us many challenges, and having to talk to your dad about home care may be one of them.  Your father may have been strong and independent for most of his life, taking care of the home, family, and heavily involved in the community.  However, the…

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