Author Archives: Louise Savoie

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Benefits of Getting Gait Training for Mobility Issues

Most individuals don’t give much thought to the mechanics of walking; it’s just something they do. On the other hand, some people have difficulty walking because of age, disease, or inadequate healthcare.   For example, if you have a fa...

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How Wound Care Benefits Your Health at Home

Whether from surgery, poor blood flow, or diabetic ulcers, many people, especially those receiving home healthcare, deal with difficult-to-heal or complex wounds.   It might be difficult to treat skin injuries and illnesses. In older people, proble...

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Lifestyles Changes Needed to Manage Diabetes

Despite the fact that there is no cure for diabetes, a person can live a long and healthy life with medication and self-management, and healthcare techniques. Self-management of diabetes can lower blood sugar levels, mortality risk, healthcare expe...

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Strategies for Preventing Stress in Seniors

Our muscles tense up as a result of stress, which also causes the adrenal glands to produce cortisol and adrenaline. These hormones increase our level of energy, which in turn causes our heart rate and blood pressure to rise. All … Read More ›

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How to Determine that You Need Home Care Assistance

Senior adults, most often than not, dismiss the idea of getting healthcare assistance at home. To them, admitting it would mean being relinquishing their autonomy and becoming dependent on other people. That’s why if your senior loved ones prefer l...

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How Personal Care Services Improve Quality Living for Seniors

Often, seniors prefer to live in the comfort of their own homes even those that need assistance in their living. But living on their own could pose increased accidents and health risks. If you or your loved one find that … Read More ›