The Best Ways to Recover from a Hospital Admission

One of the reasons patients get readmitted to hospitals is the lack of care and support after getting discharged. When a person is sent home after a long stay at the hospital, it may take some of them to adjust to home living. Proper transition to home life may require you to partner with a … Continue reading

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Fecal Incontinence: Tips in Caring for Your Loved One

Understanding Fecal Incontinence (FI) Fecal incontinence is the person’s inability to hold their bowel movements. As a result, their stools may come out or leak in unexpected situations. This often happens when the person passes gas, but in worse cases, the stool just comes out of control. Causes of Fecal Incontinence Aside from age-related conditions, … Continue reading

Essentials in Communicating with Senior Loved Ones

Many seniors face communication challenges for a lot of reasons. Yet, they need to be able to express themselves in a meaningful way, so they will receive the right care they need. As a provider of healthcare in Georgia, let us help you address these communication challenges with the following reminders: Face-to-Face Interaction When talking … Continue reading

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How a Home Companion Can Make a Difference

Older, retired adults often find themselves at home most of the time. As the years pass, their children grow older, move out, and, maybe for the first few years, make time to see them on the weekends or whenever they can. Yet as we often see happening, life can get in the way and family … Continue reading

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What Makes Home Health Care the Ideal Care Arrangement?

Choosing the right senior care arrangement can often cause a headache. This is true for families experiencing aging challenges for the first time, as well as those who’ve gone through similar issues before. Seniors simply have different needs which factor into the decision-making process. Assessing these is the first step to successfully hiring the right … Continue reading

5-Point Tips When Applying for Veterans Benefits

Are you planning to avail of your loved one’s veterans benefits? One of the initial steps you need to take is to validate the eligibility of your loved one. This process can be tedious and confusing especially if you have not enough information with the said benefits. To help you out, here are helpful tips … Continue reading