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Caregivers: How Do I Take Care Of My Parents Remotely?

Many older children have left their families for several reasons, such as their future employment or business opportunities. This has made it difficult, if not impossible, to spend time with your folks as they age. Because you are moving, it does not mean that you are ignoring the needs of

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In Home Care 2022

Looking after our aging loved ones is something that we all face at some point. Even the fittest of older adults need a little support at some point, and when faced with a choice of a nursing home or assistance to help them stay in the comfort of their own

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Ask the right Caregiver questions

What do I need to know before I hire a caregiver?

In-Home care for older adults is a great way to allow them to stay in the familiar and comforting surroundings of their own homes while maintaining the quality of life through the support of a home caregiver. Many prefer elderly care Santa Barbara as opposed to a nursing home due to

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24-Hour in Home Care

Home care helps older adults retain their independence, allowing them to continue living at home while providing the support needed for safe daily living. For elder care, this can be as little as a few hours a day or 24 hour in-home care to help with shopping, cooking, cleaning, and

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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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benefits of care coordination

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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senior dealing with copd challenges during the pandemic

Recommendations for Best Managing COPD Challenges During the Pandemic

Individuals with COPD have needed to stay particularly vigilant since the COVID-19 pandemic began, as they are likely at both a higher risk for contracting the virus and for developing more severe complications. A newly released research study published by the European Respiratory Journal reported that COPD patients were more

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COPD and Indoor Air Quality: How to Improve Your Home

Loved ones providing COPD care for an older loved one know that outdoor air pollution can make symptoms worse. But, did you realize that COPD and poor indoor air quality also are a bad combination and may intensify COPD symptoms? Cleaning the air inside the senior’s home can help those

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