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Chrissy Dapello

May 8, 2020

7 Bathroom Safety Tips for The Elderly

The bathroom can be dangerous room in the home for seniors, most senior falls that occur in the home happen in the bathroom. Common bathroom hazards for seniors include slippery flooring, small space, sharp edges, and lack of secured grab bars. A few adjustments can make the bathroom safer for […]
May 6, 2020

Pneumonia in Seniors: Symptoms, Treatment, and Prevention

Pneumonia is an infection that inflames air sacs in one or both lungs and can range from mild to severe. Pneumonia can be caused by bacteria or viruses. Inflamed air sacs may fill with fluid or pus resulting in breathing problem and low level of oxygen in the blood. Pneumonia […]
April 30, 2020
Benefits of Senior In-Home Care

Benefits of Senior In-Home Care

Growing older can lead to many health changes that may require seniors to need assistance with activities of daily living. Most seniors prefer to live in their own homes as long as possible rather than living in a nursing facility. In home care for seniors can be a great help […]
April 24, 2020
signs of dehydration in seniors

Signs of Dehydration in Seniors

Dehydration happens when the body loses more fluids than it takes in. Our bodies need water for many reasons like regulating body temperature, maintain blood pressure, lubricating joints, carrying nutrients to cells and getting rid of waste. Drinking water and other fluids thought the day helps the body to carry […]
April 22, 2020
10 signs of Alzheimers

10 Warning Signs of Alzheimers

Memory changes as people grow older, if memory loss is seriously affecting daily life, that could be early sign of Alzheimer’s disease. Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive disorder that causes brain cells to waste away and die. It is a type of dementia. Alzheimer’s over time starts slowly with memory […]
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