Author Archives: progressivedoro

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When Might You Need Skilled Nursing Care?

Skilled nursing care is a care option that can help patients manage and address issues associated with chronic illness, age-related issues, rehabilitation, and recovery. It is also a convenient service that can serve individuals in their choice...

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Finding Comfort in Changing Times

When we suddenly find ourselves in a different situation, we cannot help but feel a little anxious and scared. It especially happens when we hear a diagnosis from our trusted doctors. This can happen to anyone - including our family members....

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Is it a Time for Hospice Care?

Deciding to discontinue palliative care and seek home hospice is exceedingly difficult for the patient's comfort and wellbeing and their family and friends. And no one wants to start hospice care too soon. There's a lot to consider, but the...

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Do not Create a Room for Falls

We frequently hear about ways to avoid heart disease, cancer, osteoporosis, or viral infections, but what about something as simple as falling? Falling is the leading cause of injury in older individuals. Falling causes pain not only physically...

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What Families Should Know About Palliative Care

When you come across the word “Palliative Care,” you may closely associate it with the term home hospice. However, hospice care is not always palliative care while palliative care can be a part of hospice care. So, What Is Palliative...

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Diabetes Care Tips for Senior Caregivers

When older adults are not able to manage their diabetes effectively, it can result in heart problems and kidney failure. With this, if your senior is having trouble taking care of themselves, especially their health, perhaps it’s time to get...

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