Hip replacement is one of the most common surgeries performed on seniors, with over 300,000 performed per year. However, if you are experiencing it for the first time, hip replacement can be a scary situation. The best thing you can do to prepare for the procedure is to take steps to have a comfortable and … Continue reading Home Health Care: Tips for Recovering from Hip Surgery
At the age of 65, Bruce Johnson has had multiple strokes. The stroke had limited Johnson’s ability to speak and to walk. After the strokes, he required more care. Care that just his family wasn’t able to provide without help. As family looked for solutions, they came across Midland Care PACE (Program of All-Inclusive Care … Continue reading Touching More Lives Through the Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly
As a parent or loved one ages and begins having health issues, it may be time to consider additional care. If your loved one is dealing with chronic health problems or struggling with daily activities, you may be wondering what sort of solutions would be best. Two important options are elder care and hospice care, … Continue reading In-Home Healthcare: Elder Care or Hospice Care?
For anyone considering purchasing a new powerchair or scooter mobility device there is more to know than one might realize. These devices allow people with physical limitations to go about their daily lives with greater ease and independence. And both can work well in a variety of indoor or outdoor situations and each can be … Continue reading Powerchairs vs Scooters
As a family member or loved one is nearing the end of their life, it may be time to consider care options. Hospice care may be something you’re looking at to give comfort to your loved one through this difficult time. Phoenix Home Care discusses how to prepare a family member or loved one for … Continue reading Preparing a Loved One for Hospice Care
Since at least 2000, presidents have designated November as National Family Caregivers Month to honor the more than 40 million caregivers across the country who support aging parents, ill spouses or other loved ones with disabilities who remain at home. Adults of all ages are among the ranks of family caregivers, … Continue reading November is National Caregiver’s Month