Sleep Remedies for Older Adults

By |June 16th, 2019|Categories: Rehabilitation|

Does someone in your family suffer from interrupted sleep? Sleep is critical to a person’s health and well-being. If your loved one finds they’re sleeping poorly or not at all, their health and mental wellbeing can take a real hit. Fortunately, there are a few effective sleep remedies out [...]

A Quick Guide to Irregular Heartbeats in Seniors

By |May 27th, 2019|Categories: Nursing|

Although irregular heartbeats amongst the elderly is quite common, it is still unnerving. In some instances a racing or fluttering heart do not pose any risk. Though, in some instances it can be life-threatening and so it is always best to speak to an experienced medical professional. Different types [...]

Sleeplessness and Health: How to Avoid Missing Sleep

By |May 12th, 2019|Categories: Nursing|

Did you know that sleeplessness can seriously affect your health? We all need a certain amount of sleep each night to wake up feeling refreshed, revitalized, and ready for the day ahead. However, the truth is that one third of American adults do not get enough sleep. Stress, a [...]

Causes Of Anemia In Adults And Seniors

By |April 29th, 2019|Categories: Nursing|

There are numerous causes of anemia, although aging is not one of them, it’s a very common condition seen in adults and seniors. Red blood cells are vital to our wellbeing. They contain an iron-rich protein called hemoglobin which carries oxygen from your lungs all around your body. Anemia [...]

How Psychological Therapies Help Patients With Neurological Disorders

By |April 14th, 2019|Categories: Rehabilitation|

Psychological therapies can be combined with medicinal treatments. Doing so means that patients with neurological disorders will receive the comprehensive care they need. There are many visible changes that take place as we get older. Graying hair and stiff joints may be worrisome but they are not the greatest [...]

Why Narrowed Arteries Can Be Dangerous

By |April 1st, 2019|Categories: Nursing|

Your coronary arteries have a very important job to do. They are in charge of carrying blood to, and from, your heart to the rest of your body. Narrowed arteries mean that their ability to do this job is compromised. Why arteries get narrowed? Narrowed coronary arteries can [...]

5 Ways To Live Longer With Heart Disease

By |March 18th, 2019|Categories: Rehabilitation|

Heart disease is an umbrella term for conditions affecting the function and structure of the heart. Most common among these is coronary heart disease. More than 11 percent of adults in America have heart disease so it’s a relatively common diagnosis. Left unchecked, cardiovascular diseases are life-threatening. In fact, [...]

Oxygen Therapy Benefits For Adults And Seniors

By |March 3rd, 2019|Categories: Rehabilitation|

Breathing in oxygen is such a vital part of our lives, yet we do so without even realizing it. However, there are times when patients struggle to take in enough oxygen from the air. In these instances, they may be prescribed oxygen therapy which has many benefits. It is [...]

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