Many people thank the home care is provided by Medicare. I think the confusion comes about often due to learning of people that receive home care after a hospital stay or rehab. This type of home care is short term and limited to help with recovery. What most people are looking for is what is
NIH-Funded Census Bureau Report: World’s Aging Population Growing “Dramatically” A recent U.S. Census Bureau report, “An Aging World: 2015”, found that the world’s aging population is growing at an “unprecedented rate.” Currently, 8.5 percent of the world’s population is over 65 years old, and that percentage is estimated to approach 17 percent (1.6 billion) by
Substance Abuse – A Growing Problem Among Seniors We don’t typically think of the elderly when we think of substance abusers, but unfortunately it seems that our senior population are defying stereotypes and falling prey to addictions at a growing rate. A combination of loneliness, boredom, prescription drugs, and societal blindness to the issue is
Nurse Registries compared to Home Health Agencies Many Florida Nurse Registries compared to Home Health Agencies have not been very forthcoming in disclosures to clients related to the scope of services and nature of their business. I will highlight some of the key differences that are often not being disclosed. Recently the Florida’s Agency for
Tips for Surviving Through Migraine Migraine headaches are extremely debilitating, they can occur all of a sudden and cause a lot of problems. Migraines are not just simple headaches, they are far more extreme, and require more care than normal headaches. With the following tips, you will be able to conquer migraines with complete ease!
Specializes in alzheimer’s-dementia home care Dementia can happen to anyone, and often is associated with Alzheimer’s disease, which is why many refer to it as Alzheimer’s dementia. The most common cause is a stroke or damage to brain cells due to other diseases, like diabetes, and blood pressure. Partners in Healthcare specializes in alzheimer’s-dementia home care.
Home Health Agencies Offering Help in Orlando Do you have an elderly patient at home, and you have no idea on how to manage his or her medical condition? Are you worried that the patient’s diabetes has worsened with time, and because of your work hours, you just cannot manage time to keep an eye on
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a very common condition, especially in the elderly. This is a condition in which the bowel faces constipation or diarrhea due to the irregular movement and the indigestion of food. When the normal digestion rate is too slow or either too fast, this discomforts the stomach, creates inflammation, and causes
End of Life Care & its Importance The very crucial time in the life of seniors is the end of life stage, when their needs change. At that stage of life, they seek and need attention, care and love 24 hours a day. Their eating habits change, they need someone to help them get changed,
Presence of Eczema in the Elderly For those who are unaware of what eczema is, it is a chronic skin condition which can crop up during younger years. The causes of this skin condition vary; one of the reasons is a family member who has asthma or hay fever, or who has had it. Another