Author Archives: Louise Savoie

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Transitional Care For Seniors After Hospitalization

Alas! You're homebound from days of staying in the hospital. During confinement, your doctors and nurses are there to closely monitor your health. They do rounds and see to it that you are in a better condition. But what if you are already...

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Food Selections for Seniors Who Are Hard to Feed

Seniors can be hard to feed when they have difficulties and health conditions. Loose dentures, incomplete or total loss of teeth, stomach pain, and constipation are some factors why they refuse to eat. A home health aide should do...

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Fall Prevention Tips to Keep Seniors Safe

Did you know that 1 in every 4 seniors fall every year? Falls are considered one of the leading causes of hospital emergency admissions in seniors. But it should not be considered a normal part of aging. Follow these tips to keep your senior...

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Tips on Safe Medication Management

Seniors who have illnesses or chronic conditions should take their prescribed medications consistently and on time to help treat their temporary illnesses and manage their chronic conditions. Their medications will also help them achieve good...

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Senior Health Watch: Signs of Malnutrition

One of the most common misconceptions among seniors is that it’s too late for them to pursue healthy living. Some of them have been so accustomed to unhealthy habits that they find it extremely challenging to alter these. Even worse, they...

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How to Prepare Your Abode for Home Health Care

Home health care is one of the biggest trends in the healthcare industry. It provides an opportunity for patients to receive their needed skilled care services without leaving their homes. With home health care, a trained home health aide will...

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