Age is just a number. Although it’s true that we may be kids at heart, not when it comes to our bodies. Think of your body as a machine. The older it gets, the more prone it is to errors and becomes dysfunctional at some point. Even if you perform regular maintenance, nothing lasts as […]
Are your usual daily tasks difficult to perform? Have you had an injury or are you physically incapable? If yes, you may benefit from physical therapy. Physical rehabilitation is performed by a physical therapist. It is the kind of care that helps you ease pain and help you function, increase flexibility, and allow you to […]
What is In-home health care? In-Home health care services are health aid care attended at the comfort of your own home. There are various home health aide services which include doctor care, nursing care, personal care, medical social services, medical services or medical care, Companion care, rehabilitation therapy, and personal care assistance to name a […]
As they age, their own health starts to deteriorate. They’re no longer as mobile as they once were. They may become disabled and may not be able to get out of their homes frequently.
Physical therapy can help seniors retain their independence, whether they are managing a long-term illness or just want to improve their general health and mobility. The goal of physical therapy is to help restore and improve functionality, reduce pain and increase mobility for better strength and balance.
Home Health Care Is In Demand With the recent events tied to the COVID pandemic we have seen the CDC recommend social distancing, face coverings and shelter in place orders. One of the major concerns in the health care industry is the at risk patient populations. These patients are the ones in short and long term care facilities. We have reports of these facilities becoming COVID hot spots due to the confined nature. These circumstances have driven patients to utilize home health in order to by-pass short term care facilities.
Home Health Care is skilled medical care and equipment provided in the home or at a living facility. This type of care is typically needed after a medical emergency such as a stroke or a fall. Making progress to regain health and lifestyle are the main goals.
Flu Vaccine 2020 As we round the corner of 2020 into the remaining months of the year the CDC maintains its guidelines for Americans. The best way to protect against flu and its potentially serious complications is with a flu vaccine. CDC recommends that almost everyone 6 months of age and older get a seasonal […]
Medicare is a national health insurance program in the United States. It began in 1966 under the Social Security Administration (SSA). Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) now administers the plan.
What is blood pressure? Blood pressure is the force of your blood pushing against the walls of your arteries. Each time your heart beats, it pumps blood into the arteries. Your blood pressure is highest when your heart beats, pumping the blood. This is called systolic pressure. When your heart is at rest, between beats, […]