How to Develop an Effective Post-Stroke Care Plan
If you are caring for a loved one who has suffered a stroke, make sure you know these six side effects of a stroke and how to develop a stroke care plan.
Can Fasting Help Fend Off Parkinson’s Disease?
Research shows that certain diets can help manage symptoms of Parkinson’s. Learn about the connections Parkinson’s disease has with fasting and keto diets.
What to Expect After a Hip Replacement
Recovering from hip replacement surgery? We’re bringing you the answers to five common questions plus six tips for a speedy recovery.
A Closer Look at the Causes of Heart Disease
Use these strategies to reduce the risk of heart disease and promote overall heart health. Plus, learn how heart attack symptoms differ for men and women.
Home Care Benefits for Special Needs Adults & Their Caregivers
Individuals of any age who live with chronic care needs or disabilities can benefit from home care! In addition to helping with typical activities of daily living, such as meal preparation and transportation, caregivers can also provide warm social interaction, emotional support and peace of mind for the family.
After a Stroke, Go Straight Home With Telerehab
Instead of going to the doctor’s office for physical therapy, you could stay home. When it’s time for your appointment, …
Reduce Heart Disease by Ramping Up These Healthy Habits
5 good habits after 50 Ready to extend your life by more than a decade? Look no further than five …
Caring for an Aging Loved One During a Slow Decline
The challenges of caregiving when your loved one is slowly declining Caring for an aging parent or loved one who …
6 Things to Know About Mental Illness in Older Adults
September is Healthy Aging Month, and in part three of The Healthy Aging Series we’ll be covering mental illness. It’s …
Stroke Care: What You Need to Know About Stroke Rehabilitation Centers
If your loved one suffers a stroke you will be thrust into unknown waters. While the medical team takes care of stabilizing your loved one, you will have to check on insurance coverage, communicate with the care team, and quickly develop a post-stroke care plan.
Four Things You Need to Know About Post-Stroke Care
If your loved one has suffered a stroke you need to know as much as possible about in-home stroke care. Hospitals and rehabilitation centers can only keep patients for the length of time allowed by insurance coverage.
Stroke Care: How to Help Stroke Survivors Regain Skills
A stroke can rob people of many physical and mental abilities. Depending upon the extent of the brain damage caused …