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What is a Pulse Oximeter?

When a loved one has been diagnosed with a serious medical condition, you have to take some time to process the information — deal with the shock and assimilate how it’s going to change your life and the life of your loved one. In addition, you have to become familiarized with an entirely new vocabulary. This…

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What is a Pulse Oximeter?

Cystic Fibrosis Diet & Nutrition Guide

Finding out you’ve been diagnosed with a life-altering health condition comes with shock — as well as with a long list of emotions, such as fear, anxiety, and worrying about how this is going to impact your life. Feelings are heightened when the illness affects vital organs — such as your lungs and digestive system…

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Cystic Fibrosis Diet & Nutrition Guide

How to Use Traffic Awareness When Walking With Seniors

August is National Traffic Awareness Month. While this is a fantastic time for you to evaluate your parent’s ability to continue driving, and even your own driving skills and habits, there are other benefits to thinking about traffic during this month as well. One way is to keep in mind traffic laws and patterns when…

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How to Use Traffic Awareness When Walking With Seniors

Signs Aging Parents Need Help

Home Care Services Jensen Beach FL-You want your dad to stay in his home for as long as possible. You’ve noticed, however, that his health or stamina is declining and that makes it hard for him to handle routine tasks. There are signs you should look for when determining the need for the help of a home care services provider.

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Signs Aging Parents Need Help

Diabetes Friendly Diet: Best And Worst Foods For Diabetics

When you live with diabetes, your food choices matter. That’s why it’s important for you or your loved one to know how to maintain a healthy diet with diabetes. When it comes to eating healthy as a diabetic, nothing is completely off limits. But while ‘bad’ foods are fine in small, moderated portions, it’s easiest…

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Diabetes Friendly Diet

How to Help Seniors Stay Physically Active

Your loved one’s doctor has likely mentioned to them and you the dangers of a sedentary lifestyle, but it’s not always that easy to shift to a more active lifestyle. 5 Ways to Help Seniors Stay Physically Active Try some of these ideas. 1. Get Medical Clearance First It’s really important to clear exercise with…

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How to Help Seniors Stay Physically Active

Best Dogs for Seniors

Caregiver Ormond Beach FL-The benefits of dog ownership are numerous including a motivation to exercise daily and enjoy the outdoors. The companionship they offer is unarguably one of the most tremendous gifts they bring.

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Best Dogs for Seniors

How to Make a Bedridden Senior’s Room More Enjoyable

If your senior loved one spends a lot of time in one room, such as a bedroom or family room, it can feel small and confining very quickly. Sometimes because of injury, illness, surgery or the effects of old age, they may choose to pass the majority of the day in a recliner or a…

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How to Make a Bedridden Senior’s Room More Enjoyable

Tips for Helping Seniors Stay Cool in Hot Weather

Elder Care Fort Lauderdale FL-Taking steps to keep your elder parent cool at all times is vital to ensuring that they can still enjoy all of the fun and activities that are available during this time of year while remaining safe and healthy.

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Tips for Helping Seniors Stay Cool in Hot Weather