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2 09, 2014

What Should You Do if You’re the Only Caregiver for a Family Member?

By | September 2nd, 2014|Blog, Home Care Blog, Westlake Village|0 Comments

So you’ve become the primary caregiver for your family member and you have a lot of responsibility on your own. Everyone seems to be available when things are going well, but when there is trouble or help needed, they are suddenly too busy. Your relatives are putting their jobs, kids, hobbies and themselves first before [...]

2 09, 2014

What are a Few Common Myths About Home Healthcare Services?

By | September 2nd, 2014|Blog, Home Care Blog, Pasadena|0 Comments

Reaching an age in which you may require home healthcare can be frightening, stressful and unfamiliar. Although it may feel this way, the elderly should understand that home healthcare is a wonderful option. You get to remain in your home while still receiving the care you’d receive in a nursing home or assisted living facility. [...]

28 08, 2014

Will Elderly Care Help with Gout?

By | August 28th, 2014|Blog, Home Care Blog, In Home Care, Las Vegas|0 Comments

What is gout and how does it affect the elderly? Gout is a very severe and more painful form of the condition called, arthritis. Arthritis is inflammation in the joints causing pain and stiffness. It’s most common in elderly men and symptoms include stiffness, heat, swelling and tenderness in the affected joints. Since it can [...]

27 08, 2014

How can Home Healthcare Help Prevent Falling with Elderly?

By | August 27th, 2014|Blog, Home Care Blog, Las Vegas|0 Comments

With falling on the rise with elderly, it’s become crucial for people to look into ways of preventing falls. Falling is the main cause of death among elderly over the age of 65 that are living in the home. With the risk of falling is everywhere in the home, from stairs to items on the [...]

14 08, 2014

Can New Technology Help Las Vegas Caregivers?

By | August 14th, 2014|Blog, Home Care Blog, Las Vegas|0 Comments

In the age of smartphones and tablets, technology continues to impact and enhance our everyday lives. From helping to keep in touch with loved ones to breakthroughs in science and medicine, technology helps make life easier. Unfortunately, digital technology for caregivers has not caught up to the level of high tech devices used in other [...]

28 07, 2014

What Type of Ventura County Caregiver do you Need?

By | July 28th, 2014|Blog, In Home Care|0 Comments

Choosing the right caregiver for yourself or a loved one can prove to be a challenging experience. Hiring a caregiver is the best solution for someone that doesn’t want to be given their care outside of their home, such as a nursing home or assisted living. There are medical and non-medical forms of caregivers and [...]

25 07, 2014

What Qualities Should You Look for in a Pasadena Caregiver?

By | July 25th, 2014|Blog, Home Care Blog, Pasadena|0 Comments

Finding the right live-in caregiver in Pasadena isn't easy. You have to be able to trust the person with someone you love. There are many caregivers out there, but the right one for you should have specific qualities. Here are a few of the qualities you should look for in a caregiver. Compassion Maybe the [...]