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  Two-thirds of seniors in American have been diagnosed with multiple health conditions. Each condition may require various medications and each medication has its own set of special instructions. Remembering which drug to take, how much to take, and when to take it can be a juggling act.  As part of their support system and…

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After an injury, medical issue, or surgery, it is crucial that you recover properly. Although it would be wonderful to pretend that it never happened and jump straight back into your routine, that isn’t always the healthiest option. You must rest to allow your body to recover and take any medicine that is prescribed to…

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    By now, you’ve probably heard a whole lot about probiotics. Hailed as the “good bacteria”, probiotics populate the gut and help keep your body healthy and strong. Though they’re not visible to the naked eye, these naturally-occurring, microscopic wonders do a lot behind the scenes, including keeping the digestive tract happy and silently…

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Together we can Deal with Dementia In the UK alone, there are an estimated 850,000 people living with dementia. Worldwide, the number of people who’s lives have been irrevocably changed by a dementia diagnosis is estimated to be close to 47 million. Indeed, one person every 3 minutes is diagnosed with dementia.  These are alarming…

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    Managing medications can be difficult to do, especially if you’re a senior caregiver. Helping someone else remember to take medications can seem like a daunting task. Thankfully, we’ve got a list of tips and tricks to help make things flow more smoothly. Make Sure Providers are aware of Vitamins and Supplements Medical providers…

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If you’ve ever wondered exactly what a home health aide does, or what qualifies as home care in the first place, you’ve come to the right place. Below, we answer seven of the most frequently asked questions about being a home health aide, from who employs you to how home care differs from hospice care.…

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Grit and Graditude

    Some would say you learn the most about yourself when persevering through adversity. That grit, a term that speaks to strength of character,passion and resilience, as well as an ability to accomplish goals, cannot be affirmed until it is tested. Donna Marie Johnson’s grit was tested when her 43-year-old husband was diagnosed with…

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