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How to Avoid Parkinson’s Naturally in Dallas, TX
How to Avoid Parkinson’s Naturally in Dallas, TX
By Jennifer Satery, 9:00 am on October 30, 2019

Parkinson’s disease (PD) isn’t always preventable. Still, there are certain lifestyle factors that can contribute to the development of this nervous system disorder. The good news is that some of these factors are controllable to some extent. For this reason, there are natural steps seniors can take to reduce their…

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Causes of Dementia that Can Be Reversed in Dallas, TX
Causes of Dementia that Can Be Reversed in Dallas, TX
By Jennifer Satery, 9:00 am on October 16, 2019

Many people are under the misconception that dementia is incurable. The truth is dementia isn’t a single disease, and some of the condition’s causes are reversible. If your elderly loved one has developed dementia due to something treatable, such as dehydration, the condition could go away once he or she…

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Main Reasons of Rehospitalization Within a Month in Dallas, TX
Main Reasons of Rehospitalization Within a Month in Dallas, TX
By Jennifer Satery, 9:00 am on September 25, 2019

Older adults often live with various diseases and conditions that may require hospitalization at some time. However, statistics indicate that between 20 and 30 percent of aging adults are readmitted to hospitals within 30 days of initial discharge. Family members can play an important role in helping an older loved…

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What’s a Time Period for Stroke Recovery in Dallas, TX
What’s a Time Period for Stroke Recovery in Dallas, TX
By Jennifer Satery, 9:00 am on September 11, 2019

Every stroke survivor is a unique individual, which impacts what you can expect for your senior loved one’s recovery. For instance, medical professionals assess specific factors, such as where the stroke occurred in the brain, before giving estimates on stroke recovery for individual seniors. Naturally, you need to keep this…

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How to Care for a Parent with Dementia at Home in Dallas, TX
How to Care for a Parent with Dementia at Home in Dallas, TX
By Jennifer Satery, 9:00 am on August 28, 2019

You don’t need professional training to provide at-home care for a loved one living with dementia. Instead, you need to remain committed and develop a suitable care plan. Below are some ways to provide high-quality at-home care for a senior parent with dementia. 1. Get Help Dementia is a progressive…

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What Makes Respite Care Beneficial for Seniors in Dallas, TX
What Makes Respite Care Beneficial for Seniors in Dallas, TX
By Jennifer Satery, 9:00 am on August 14, 2019

Caring for a senior loved one requires much patience from family caregivers. They also need to reach out to others for help, whether that means calling on family and friends or choosing to use respite care services. Your elderly parent doesn’t need to be in a nursing home or go…

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How to Keep a Senior with Alzheimer’s Occupied in Dallas, TX
How to Keep a Senior with Alzheimer’s Occupied in Dallas, TX
By Jennifer Satery, 9:00 am on July 24, 2019

Seniors with Alzheimer’s disease may face difficulties with cognitive function, but this doesn’t mean their brains quit working entirely. Just like everyone else, seniors with Alzheimer’s still get bored and want meaningful activities to fill their days with. Helping your aging loved one find ways to stay occupied ensures he…

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5 Exercises for Seniors to Increase Strength & Balance
5 Exercises for Seniors to Increase Strength & Balance
By Jennifer Satery, 9:00 am on July 16, 2019

Exercising is important in the senior years, especially when it comes to maintaining balance and strength. The Dallas senior care experts at Home Care Assistance want to share an infographic detailing some of the top exercises older adults can do to increase their strength and balance as they age. If…

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Reducing the Risk of Readmission to the Hospital in Dallas, TX
Reducing the Risk of Readmission to the Hospital in Dallas, TX
By Jennifer Satery, 9:00 am on July 10, 2019

Recovering in the comfort of home is the preference of many seniors, so they often pass on staying at rehabilitation centers and nursing homes after being released from the hospital. With a proper care plan, remaining at home can be a great option that raises a senior’s odds of successful…

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How Families Are Affected by Parkinson’s Disease in Dallas, TX
How Families Are Affected by Parkinson’s Disease in Dallas, TX
By Jennifer Satery, 9:00 am on June 26, 2019

When seniors are diagnosed with Parkinson’s, the diagnosis can also impact their families and friends. The disease can bring families closer together, but it can also lead to emotional and mental burdens. Learns how Parkinson’s disease affects the whole family. Impacts Emotions Watching the disease progress and cause physical and…

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