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Take Control of Senior Incontinence with These Tips

Incontinence, or decreased bladder control, is a distressing and delicate issue, especially for older adults. It can trigger a number of concerns, from skin sores to social isolation for individuals who are afraid to leave the house in case of an “accident.” But while bladder leakage causes approximately 25 million

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Exercise for Alzheimer’s

The Benefits of Exercise for Alzheimer’s

The many benefits of exercise are clear, but what is not as well known is that exercises for Alzheimer’s patients can be especially helpful in a variety of ways. It can help reduce the risk for muscle weakness and other issues that stem from inactivity, can ease the effects of

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Exercise for Arthritis

Exercise for Arthritis – New Guidelines for Seniors

Everyone needs to exercise and stay as active as possible, and seniors are no exception. But for those challenged by the difficulties of arthritis, the pain can create an obstacle when trying to maintain a healthy level of physical activity. Thankfully, the latest recommendations cut back on the level of

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Depression and Caregiving - senior care santa barbara

Depression and Caregiving: Take Steps to Break the Cycle

Complete Care At Home, the Summerland senior care experts, understands that it’s an incredible honor to care for family we love. Family caregivers encounter a closeness and connection with those in their care that usually far outweighs the down sides. Yet unfortunately there are difficulties. A perpetual to-do list to

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Alzheimer's Triggers - home care santa barbara

Better Manage Alzheimer’s Symptoms by Avoiding These 5 Triggers

While there are some commonalities, Alzheimer’s symptoms can manifest differently for each individual. Our specially trained dementia care Santa Barbara experts know, for instance, that while one person may take pleasure in being outside, a different individual may be overwhelmed by an overload of sensory input and favor a quieter

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Chronic Disease Diagnosis - home care ventura

The Importance of Accepting a Chronic Disease Diagnosis

In Isaac Asimov’s opinion, “The easiest way to solve a problem is to deny it exists.” It’s a frequent belief for a number of family caregivers when their loved one receives a chronic disease diagnosis, such as dementia. The Complete Care At Home caregivers serving Santa Barbara and surrounding communities

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