Caregiver helping an elderly couple enjoy a game of chess at home

Why Do Families Choose Home Health Care for Their Loved Ones?

Spoil your loved ones with in-home care When it comes down to whom you should trust with your loved ones, you should consider in-home care. Staying at home with a home care professional offers the best possible outcome in a difficult medical situation. There are many reasons you might be seeking out help in your […]

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What Are the Advantages of Private Home Nursing Care?

Learn the best way to provide private home nursing care for your parents As your parents get older and their abilities begin to diminish, the roles start to flip, and you may find it’s time to seek out private home nursing care. Rather than relying on your parents to take care of themselves and other […]

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Young Nurse Taking Elderly Man's Vital Signs

How Do You Choose An In-Home Nursing Care Provider?

It’s a difficult decision to choose the right in-home nursing care, but this information will help. As your parents or loved ones get older, their needs can change drastically, and they can quickly require in-home nursing care. They can go from the extreme of giving their lives to take care of their families to being […]

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Nurse helping an elderly man

Nursing Care for the Elderly: What Are the Options?

Get the facts on nursing care for the elderly so you can make informed decisions. If you look back 100 years, nursing care for the elderly wasn’t a difficult decision. In fact, there were no real options, so there was no decision to make at all! In many cases, the aging parents lived in the […]

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“Alive Inside” Documentary now on Netflix

An uplifting cinematic exploration of music and the mind, ALIVE INSIDE’s inspirational and emotional story left audiences humming, clapping and cheering at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival, where it won the Audience Award. Now you can watch this award winning documentary on Netflix. ALIVE INSIDE is a joyous cinematic exploration of music’s capacity to reawaken our […]

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Needle-free flu vaccine patch works as well as a shot

A press-on patch that delivers flu vaccine painlessly worked as well as an old-fashioned flu shot with no serious side effects, researchers reported Tuesday. People who tried out the patch said it was not difficult or painful to use, and tests of their blood suggested the vaccine it delivers created about the same immune response […]

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Finding Joy in the Face of Alzheimer’s: Richard Lui Talks Family & Long-Distance Caregiving

The Alzheimer’s Association sat down to talk with Richard Lui, news anchor for NBC and MSNBC and long-distance caregiver for his father, who is living with Alzheimer’s. Every week, Richard travels coast-to-coast to be with his family. Tell us about your father Steven’s Alzheimer’s diagnosis and how it came about. It began with a diagnosis […]

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The Celestial Care Way

According to the Mayo Clinic, Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a potentially disabling disease of the brain and spinal cord (central nervous system). In MS, the immune system attacks the protective sheath (myelin) that covers nerve fibers and causes communication problems between the brain and the rest of our body. Eventually, the disease can cause the […]

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Drug prevents heart attacks in high-risk patients

A new heart drug cuts cholesterol levels to once-unthinkable lows, a treatment that doctors hope may prevent future heart attacks or stroke in high-risk patients, according to results from a highly anticipated study released Friday. However, the drug comes at a high price: approximately $14,000 a year. The injectable drug, Repatha, appears to cut LDL […]

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Arizona Doctor Details the negative impact sugar has on people

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (KSAZ) – It’s a truth that some would say is self-evident: many people like sugar, but the problem is, there can be too much of a good thing. The rate of obesity in America has nearly tripled over the past five decades, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Diabetes […]

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