Author Archives: Louise Savoie

How to Manage Diabetes for the Elderly

Diabetes is a common disease that affects millions of people, including many older adults. One can manage diabetes with proper care, but your senior loved ones may have more difficulty controlling their blood sugar levels due to their other medications. … Continue reading

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Practical Ways to Keep Your Heart Healthy

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. Fortunately, there are ways you can take action to prevent or at least reduce your risk of heart disease. As a licensed provider of home health services in … Continue reading

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Types of Cancer with High Mortality Rate

Cancer is one of the largest groups of diseases and the most rampant illnesses in the world. It happens when cells grow beyond what they should. They attack healthy tissues, then spread to other body parts (metastasis). In the US … Continue reading

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Why You Need Nutrition Management and Diet Monitoring

Nutrition is essential to every living being, yet many people neglect them for many reasons. Some people have lavish food consumption to the extent that they gain weight without knowing it. And did you know that you can be obese … Continue reading

Common Medical Conditions Leading to Incontinence

Incontinence is the lack of voluntary control over the bladder and bowel leading to irregular urination and defecation, respectively. Although it could happen to any age group, it’s usually associated with old age because of underlying medical conditions. Below are … Continue reading

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Wound First Aid for the Elderly People

Seniors have vulnerable and thin skin which is why they’re more susceptible to wounds that don’t heal easily. Wounds are any damage to the skin’s surface that can appear as minor cuts, lacerations, bites, or abrasions. These wounds sting but … Continue reading

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