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Treatment and Prevention of Skin Breakdown in Seniors

Aging has a significant impact on our skin’s integrity. As we grow older, our skin’s ability to retain water decreases, which makes it prone to dryness and breakage. This, coupled with many seniors’ usually static lifestyle, makes it...

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Identifying Early Signs and Symptoms of Skin Breakdown

Skin breakdown happens if blood circulation is cut off due to the excessive or extended pressure placed on a particular part of the skin. If left untreated, this can cause not only amputation but also death. Fortunately, identifying its early...

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The Benefits of Including Alliums in Your Daily Meals

Humans from early civilizations, like Egypt and Asia, have long been using vegetables from the allium family for the health benefits they provide. But to start with, what are alliums? You may better recognize them by the following: onions,...

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Why Care Management Services Matters

Selecting the best healthcare provider for our loved ones is a challenging endeavor. The choice can be a bit confusing, and balancing the pros and cons can be difficult. But one of the most important things to consider when selecting a provider...

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CPR for Seniors, What You Need to Know

Performing CPR for seniors has always been a topic for debate in the healthcare community. While it remains as the standard first aid for cardiac arrest in both medical and non-medical home care it can be brutal for seniors who are far more...

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How Do You Know That You Need to Perform CPR?

Knowing how to perform Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation or CPR, is critical in saving someone’s life, especially in cases of emergency. That’s why most healthcare professionals and even providers of non-medical home care have training on how...

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