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Sharing stories of caregiving excellence

We here at Freedom Home Care frequent the AARP website on a regular basis. We’ve found that it’s a great resource...
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10 reasons why living alone is a blast and a half!

As we here at Freedom Home Care head into the weekend, we thought that we would leave you with a...
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Superagers – defying age in a single bound

Last night, if you were watching the 9 o’clock nightly news, you might have noticed a spry, good-looking older gal...
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What is a geriatrician and how do I know if one is needed?

For senior citizens or anyone caring for an older individual, many of the signs of aging can be quite obvious....
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Alzheimer’s – 10 ways to detect it on its onset

In a recent blog post here at Freedom Home Care we reported that more than 5 million Americans age 65...
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Flexing the mental muscles to maintain a healthy brain

As most of us know, the brain is like a muscle, and if you don’t flex it from time to...
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Celebrate National Grandparents Day this Sunday with someone special

These days, there are a lot of far-fetched holidays, fabricated by the likes of Hallmark and 1800Flowers.com. Take some of...
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Preventing the unforeseeable through the Affordable Care Act

Before the weather turns cool and the fall season makes its official appearance, people are already talking about flu vaccinations....
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How technology is shaping the field of health care

In today’s technology age, there are so many new advancements and services to tune into. Driving a car is made...
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Making the transition from hospital to home a pill that's easy to swallow

Bringing a caregiver into the home can be a necessity at various times in one’s life. And a typical time...
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Sit and be fit with Mary Ann Wilson

Yesterday, we here at Freedom Home Care reported on the importance of maintaining healthy bones, joints and muscles in order...
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Combating old age from the inside out

As individuals get older, retire and settle into their later years, there are a lot of positive changes to embrace....
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Making the bedroom a safer place for your aging loved one

This week, we here at Freedom Home Care have dedicated our blogging to in-home safety for sufferers of Alzheimer’s and...
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Six tips for delivering safety in the bathroom

In yesterday’s post, we here at Freedom Home Care discussed the importance of creating a safe at-home living environment for...
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Four tips for creating a safe kitchen environment

Providing a safe home environment for a loved one suffering with Alzheimer's is a top priority. And the caregivers at...
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Asking the right questions regarding in-home care

Communication is truly the key to a successful in-home-care environment. As we mentioned in yesterday’s post, developing a plan before...
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Creating a twilight plan

Although planning for our twilight years should be on the top of our list of priorities, often times it’s not....
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FHC serves as a preferred provider for Ravinia Associates

To celebrate our staff and their professional development, we here at Freedom Home Care hosted an annual caregiver appreciation day on...
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Dr. Oz Gets Tough on Diabetes

As many as 26 million Americans have diabetes and shockingly, as many as 79 million adults have pre-diabetes. Type 2,...
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Understanding dementia insurance and why it’s a good choice for retirees

The Wall Street Journal’s Encore blog serves as a wonderful tool for anyone heading into retirement or already there. In...
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