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Joint Replacement Care in Southern Arizona

Recovery Timeline After Joint Replacement Surgery Joint replacement surgery is a major surgery with a high risk of post-surgery complications. It’s important to have a strong support system, a safe and comfortable recovery area, and someone you trust to help you get to your physical therapy and medical appointments and manage your medication after surgery.… Read More

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Alzheimer’s Care in Southern Arizona

Winter Safety Tips for Seniors in Tucson As the weather gets colder, seniors and vulnerable adults are at a higher risk of accidents, illnesses, and injuries. Seniors also face isolation, loneliness, and depression as the winter weather can make it harder for loved ones to travel to see them. There are many things you can… Read More

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Assisted Living in Southern Arizona

Tips for Planning a Thanksgiving in Assisted Living Thanksgiving is a holiday that celebrates gratitude and family. When your loved one is in an assisted living facility, you can still plan a meaningful family holiday. With some careful preparation, you can even incorporate some of your own family traditions while creating new ones. Taking some… Read More

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Joint Replacement Care in Southern Arizona

Recent Advancements in Joint Replacement Surgeries Hip and knee replacement surgeries are some of the most common surgeries among elderly adults. After joint replacement surgery, you are at an increased risk of a fall and injury as you are not very mobile or agile. It’s very likely that you will need to have a family… Read More

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Alzheimer’s Care in Southern Arizona

How to Talk to Your Child About Their Grandparent’s Alzheimer’s While it may be hard to come to terms with your parent’s Alzheimer’s or dementia diagnosis, it can be even harder to explain to your child that their grandparent has Alzheimer’s. Children are very sensitive to changes in mood, environment, and behavior, so they likely… Read More

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Home Safety Evaluations in Southern Arizona

Safety Risks for Those Living With Dementia If you have a loved one who has been diagnosed with dementia, it’s crucial to create a comprehensive safety plan. This safety plan will address hazards and threats and propose solutions for safety issues inside and outside of the home. Being proactive about your loved one’s safety will… Read More

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Tips for Finding High Quality In-Home Dementia Care

Caring for a loved one with dementia or Alzheimer’s on your own can be challenging. When you’re the sole caregiver, you’re at a higher risk of caregiver burnout and it can be challenging to find time to take care of your own needs. Hiring in-home care, whether it is respite care or permanent, recurring care,… Read More

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Evaluating In-Home Hospice Care & Its Benefits

If your loved one is ill and palliative care or curative care is no longer an option, you should consider hospice care. Hospice care offers your loved one medical care and treatments that will ensure their comfort and relieve their pain during the end stages of their life. Making the decision to commit to hospice… Read More