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How Do You Determine If In-Home Care Is Right For You?


As we age, changes occur. A loved one’s appearance can be a sign that they are being limited either physically or mentally from completing otherwise normal daily tasks. Perhaps they are wearing clothing with food stains, their hair is not completely combed, or the house is no longer orderly and clean. Maybe you notice a...
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Overmedicating the Elderly – the New Epidemic


The overmedication of seniors is quickly becoming an epidemic. Although seniors currently comprise 12.4 percent of the U.S. population, they consume nearly a third of all prescriptions and half of all over-the-counter medications. Ninety percent of all seniors over 65 take some form of medication daily, with 50 percent of this group taking more than...
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