Author Archives: Louise Savoie

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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 ›

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Quality Skilled Nursing Care At Home

Living with a chronic medical condition or recovering from a surgery or injury requires a higher level of care due to the complexities and challenges associated with the condition. The advanced and complex care needs that the health condition demands...

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Medication Adherence to Maximize Benefits

It is widely recognized that medications prescribed by doctors are not exactly taken as directed by most patients for a myriad of reasons. This widespread prevalence of medication non-adherence leads to an increased rate of hospitalizations, which co...

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