Author Archives: Louise Savoie

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Support and Security at Home

Living at home is the most peaceful and comfortable place to be. We can do many activities and bring out our true selves. But as we get older, living alone may become challenging, especially for people with illness and special needs. Yet, this circum...

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Enjoy the Holiday Season With Your Family

It’s the most wonderful time of the year again. Busy streets with colorful flickering lights and cold winter nights surround us. Everyone is excited to share delicious food over dinner and give gifts under the Christmas tree. The season is best...

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How to Give a Bed Bath

Bathing keeps the skin healthy and can help avoid sickness. It also gives your loved one a clean and fresh feeling. The amount of help your loved one needs when showering is determined by how well he or she can move. Someone unable to move well or at...

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Arthritis Pain can be Reduced and Managed

Seniors shouldn’t have to deal with chronic arthritis discomfort. While arthritis cannot be cured, it can be managed with a combination of basic therapies and lifestyle changes. Some people benefit the most from combining heat and cold therapy ...

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What to Do After a Stroke?

Recovering from stroke may have started at the hospital, but post-stroke care at home requires intensive care and effort from loved ones. When this sudden and life-changing experience happens in your family, there is no other way but to power through...

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Why Seniors Should Not Drive

When you or your family and friends become concerned with you driving a vehicle, perhaps it’s for a good reason. Changes in your health can affect your driving skills and may put your life and others at risk. So, when it comes to your transportatio...

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