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Prevent Caregiver Burnout With Respite Care Assistance

Taking care of an older loved one, while incredibly fulfilling, can also lead to an elevated level of caregiver stress. The full-time pressure of meeting a loved one’s care needs can very quickly escalate to turn into caregiver burnout – a dangerous concern that can lead to a loss of

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MyPlate for Older Adults can help aging individuals stay on track with a healthy senior diet.

How to Identify the Nutritional Needs of a Healthy Senior Diet

It’s no secret that a healthy senior diet is essential for a healthy body. What many people don’t recognize, however, is that nutritional needs for adults change as we get older. Nutritional specialists at Tufts University have developed the MyPlate system, which is a more advanced version of the earlier

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Making wise choices for senior heart health can be a challenge without proper support.

What We Know About Nutritional Choices for Senior Heart Health

Our aging care experts at Complete Care at Home realize that it’s not always easy to make the right nutritional choices for heart health when guidelines appear to continuously be changing. We had been told that saturated fats from options including butter, red meat and fried foods were harmful and

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When it comes to managing heart disease medications, a little organization and planning goes a long way.

Expert Recommendations for Managing Heart Disease Medications

If you’re managing heart disease medications, you know it is crucial to take them just as prescribed. But what exactly does that mean? Here are some helpful recommendations from Complete Care at Home that can help you get the most from your meds: Be aware of which meds you’re taking.

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The Benefits of Care Coordination: Reduced Re-hospitalization in Seniors

There is currently a top priority for hospitals: lowering readmissions for high-risk patients. Healthcare Financial Management Association’s article “Two Ways Hospitals Can Reduce Avoidable Readmissions” reports that effective initiatives from several hospitals with lower 30-day rehospitalizations are, to a certain degree, the result of participating with inpatient and outpatient care

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Reduce Senior Visits to the Emergency Room With These Tips

Although naturally we would like to visualize enjoying a Norman Rockwell-worthy holiday gathering, with all of our loved ones spending quality time together and mom’s traditional holiday feast, the reality for countless families instead consists of something unanticipated: an E/R visit. In fact, research reveals that senior visits to the

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