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Ways Physical Therapy Can Aid in Pain Management

Physical therapy is a non-invasive discipline that helps individuals restore, maintain, or develop maximum physical function and body movement. Hence, it’s often recommended as an alternative treatment for chronic pain or injury. Client care with ...

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The Difference Between a Personal Caregiver and HHA

Is there a distinction between a caregiver and home health aide (HHA)? Both HHAs and personal caregivers have similar duties and responsibilities. They usually aid with the daily activities of living- such as housekeeping, meal preparation, errand ...

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Are You Having a Hard Time Sleeping?

A change in your sleeping habits is a sign of aging. Adults who approach their later years often experience this. Insomnia, a broken sleeping pattern, and needing fewer hours of sleep are among the common examples. Although your reliable home health...

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Managing Gout Symptoms and Preventing Severe Effects

Gout is a painful form of arthritis caused by high levels of uric acid buildup in the body. When uric acid piles up, it creates crystals that resemble needles. They are quite painful when they develop in your joints. Gout frequently begins in your bi...

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What You Can Expect from Skilled Nursing Care

Skilled nursing is a type of care that can be provided only by licensed nurses. Depending on their mandates, the range of services may vary. In home health settings, skilled nurses also supervise and train in-home caregivers to ensure quality patient...

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How Difficult Is It to Have Depression?

Major Depressive Disorder, simply Depression, is a clinically diagnosed mental and behavioral disorder characterized by persistent and extreme feelings of sadness and demotivation. This mental illness is not foreign to us, but many people still belie...

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