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Finding a solution as the right type of care for a loved one is challenging for many families. Among two of the most popular options today include adult day centers or in-home senior care. Adult Day Center Adult day centers (ADC) have become increasingly popular over the years. These centers are designed for aging individuals […]

June 24, 2021

In-Home Senior Care or Adult Day Center

It is said that 80% of adults will suffer from back pain at some point in their life. The question remains, who should you see when you are living with lower back pain? Collaboration It’s important to note there are a number of different providers, each of which with their own speciality when it comes […]

June 23, 2021

Who Should You See When Living with Back Pain?

When it comes to senior care there are many providers. Those providers may work for an agency, nursing registry or privately as their own entity. That begs, the question, what is the difference between a home health aide (HHA) and a certified nursing assistant (CNA)? Things to Consider First and foremost it is important to […]

June 23, 2021

Senior Care: Home Health Aide vs. Certified Nursing Assistant

It is important to understand the stages of dementia in order to provide for a loved one. Each stage carries various signs and symptoms. Dementia Defined Dementia refers to a set of symptoms rather than a disease. Dementia may be caused by various diseases or conditions. Symptoms include deterioration in memory, thinking, or behavior that […]

June 23, 2021

The Signs, Symptoms and Stages of Dementia

Independent living was created to provide the aging population with an opportunity to remain engaged. Many communities offer a wide range of activities for their residents to build lasting friendships. Being Social is Beneficial A great deal of research has shown those who are social in later years are often times happier and healthier. As […]

June 23, 2021

Activities within Independent Living Communities

Whether it be an excerpt on the news, or a physician mentioning squats and deadlifts are unsafe, they are wrong a million times over. Here’s a tip, if your physician says squats and deadlifts are bad, it’s time for a new doctor. An Overview of the Squat A movement such as the squat has taken […]

June 23, 2021

Reduce and Eliminate Back Pain with Squats & Deadlifts

Home health care is the first part of the recovery process when overcoming an injury or illness. Who is Home Health Care For? Home health care is for patients who are considered homebound. Medicare defines homebound as, needing the help of another person or medical equipment such as crutches, a walker, or a wheelchair to […]

June 23, 2021

The Home Health Care Process

There are various types of therapy that occur in order to benefit the patient. Physical therapy restores normal functioning. Typically therapy starts within the home under home health care and the progresses to outpatient therapy in order to complete the recovery process. In-Home Therapy In-home therapy refers to home health care. These services are provided […]

June 22, 2021

What is the Goal of Physical Therapy?

There is often a stigma associated with a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease. Many often relate a diagnosis immediately to end stage signs and symptoms. However, Alzheimer’s disease occurs in various stages, each of which moving at their own pace. While it is possible individuals may progress through the stages quicker than others, it’s important to […]

June 22, 2021

The Stages of Alzheimer’s Disease

There are many living options for those who do not wish to age in place. Independent living and assisted living are among the most popular. Assisted Living Put simply, assisted living (AL) is for those who need assistance with everyday tasks. Residents within AL facilities will receive assistance with activities of daily living. Activities of […]

June 22, 2021

Assisted Living, Is It Right for You?