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17 Tips for Bathroom Safety

17 Tips for Bathroom Safety

by Jessica Hegg August 03, 2018 0 Comments

Senior woman getting ready to go out

The bathroom is one of the most hazardous rooms in the home due to its slippery floors and hard surfaces. In fact, bathroom-related injuries account for almost 200,000 emergency department visits every year in the United States. Elderly people are especially at risk because of reduced mobility and failing eyesight.

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Lymphedema - The Complete Guide

Lymphedema - The Complete Guide

by Patty Weasler July 04, 2018 0 Comments

Lymphedema Diagram

If you have had surgery or treatment for cancer you are at risk for developing lymphedema. Lymphedema occurs when part of your body becomes swollen when there is a disruption of the lymphatic system. The key to keeping the swelling from growing is to know what to look for and how to treat lymphedema.

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Sundowners Syndrome - The Only Resource You'll Ever Need

Sundowners Syndrome - The Only Resource You'll Ever Need

by Jessica Hegg May 23, 2017 0 Comments

Elderly woman at nature

If you, or someone you know, becomes aggressive, confused, sad, or anxious each evening, you may be dealing with a case of sundowner’s syndrome. While it’s normal for those with dementia to feel worn out at the end of the day, some people can experience extreme changes in moods, cognition, and behavior once the sun begins to set.

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Bed Sores Treatment [Ultimate Guide]

Bed Sores Treatment [Ultimate Guide]

by Jessica Hegg January 26, 2017 0 Comments

Bed sores are, unfortunately, one of the most common ailments resulting from mobility issues. It's important to begin bed sore treatment at the first sign of any symptoms. Pressure ulcers are much easier to deal with when they're caught early. Even better, if you understand a risk is present you can take precautions to reduce the likelihood of occurrence.
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5 Tips [from Experts] on Caring for Elderly Parents at Home

5 Tips [from Experts] on Caring for Elderly Parents at Home

by Jessica Hegg December 16, 2016 0 Comments

Each year, millions of Americans find themselves caring for their elderly parents or aging family members at home for the first time. While the initial prospect of caring for a parent or other aging relative (or friend) can be daunting, you can take some steps to make caregiving easier, both for you and your care receiver.
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6 Independent Living Aids to Make Life Easier

6 Independent Living Aids to Make Life Easier

by Jessica Hegg November 17, 2016 0 Comments

Happy Middle Aged Woman

As we age it's almost impossible to maintain our full independent health. One day you may realize that you're no longer capable of the simple things you used to do; such as buttoning your shirt, slipping on your shoes, or even retrieving an item out of your cabinet. Do you already have existing disabilities that hinder your independence? Fear of losing our independent health is a common thought that crosses almost everyone’s mind at some point.

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