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Month: April 2018

All Staff Awards and Celebration

By patrick / April 23, 2018 / 0 Comments
Patrick Philbrick

Our second bi-annual All Staff Awards and Celebration couldn’t have been more of a blast. It is so great to connect with such a dedicated team of caring, professional and reliable caregivers. What an honor to be with the top 5% in the industry! To be fortunate enough to be selected to even be a…

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What Is Palliative Care and How Can It Help My Family? Open preview

By patrick / April 18, 2018 / 0 Comments
Palliative Care

Palliative care is defined as the treatment of a serious illness. “Seriously ill” is defined as a chronic illness that could result in death, despite the estimated length of a patient’s remaining period of life. Those who are seriously ill may be experiencing pain, shortness of breath, fatigue, constipation, nausea, loss of appetite, sleep problems,…

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Senior hunger is a nationwide issue

By patrick / April 18, 2018 / 0 Comments
Seniors cooking

Seniors face many obstacles to their health. From seeing reductions in their mobility to memory loss, aging can affect older people significantly. Another challenge senior citizens face as a result of these physical challenges is hunger. In fact, without reliable transportation, income, and care, buying and preparing food for oneself is difficult for those aged…

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Study Finds Early Detection Can Reduce Hospitalization For Seniors

By patrick / April 18, 2018 / 0 Comments

As a medical caregiver or case manager, your career description is almost never cut and dry. Your day-to-day duties are often stressful and can change at a moment’s notice. Sometimes you may be helping prepare medications for a patient, and other times you are working on developing the best care plan for an individual. Home…

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New Discoveries In The Correlation Between Food and Alzheimer’s

By patrick / April 18, 2018 / 0 Comments
Alheimers and food

The nutritional habits of people often have an impact on one’s entire well-being. In recent years, there have been more and more discoveries and information released regarding nutrition, food and the effects the two have on the human body. Much of the newfound information is pretty straightforward and things for which most people are aware.…

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COMBINING SOCIAL AND PHYSICAL FITNESS FOR SENIORS

By patrick / April 18, 2018 / 0 Comments
Senior Aerobic Classes

Emotional isolation and physical inactivity are two of the biggest problems facing the growing senior citizen population. Fortunately, there are some ways to address both these issues in a single program. It is ironic that in a society where instant communication is the norm, many of us feel very isolated. That’s especially true among seniors,…

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A Senior’s Guide to Downsizing

By patrick / April 10, 2018 / 0 Comments
Downsizing home

Downsizing from your home after raising a family can be a stressful experience. Proper planning, gathering of advice, and correctly evaluating stuff are all important things in making sure your downsizing goes as smooth as silk. The first thing to do is to find solutions to all of the financial questions and issues that surround…

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