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Is There More to That Nagging Cough?

Is There More to That Nagging Cough? A nagging cough is often easily dismissed, but could actually be an early sign of COPD. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) almost 15.7 million Americans reported that they...

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What’s a home health care plan?

At Progressive Home Health and Hospice, we will work with you and your doctor to create your plan of care. This plan includes: What services you needWhich health care professionals should give these servicesHow often you’ll need the...

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When to consider care

Hospice Unplanned weight lossExcessive sleeping throughout the dayMultiple hospital visits/stays in the past six monthsExcessive swelling of the legs and ankles, even when feet are propped upDifficulty breathing, even at least or with increased...

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Care Giver Burnout

By Anne-Marie Botek The tasks of caring for an elderly loved one can add up quickly, leaving you exhausted and stressed out. Chances are, if you’ve been a caregiver for more than a few weeks you’ve experienced a certain degree of caregiver...

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