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The Leading Causes of PAD and Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

While pain in legs and other limbs may seem common and not a cause for concern, there is a chance you could be suffering from peripheral artery disease. We at Freedom Home Care feel it is vital to be aware of the signs and causes of PAD. USA Vascular Centers discussed what is PAD Disease and the 10 most common questions about it. Read below to see what we learned. What is PAD? Peripheral artery disease (PAD) is a condition in which circulatory problems cause narrowed arteries to reduce blood flow to your limbs. When your blood flow does not
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June Is National PTSD Awareness Month

Experiencing a traumatic event can have a major effect on someone. Whether you are a veteran or non-veteran, PTSD affects between 7 to 8 percent of the population. That’s why we at Freedom Home Care want to discuss the importance of National PTSD Awareness Month. We hope to help inform and educate those on the signs, symptoms, treatment of PTSD. We also hope to help spread awareness on this disorder. What’s PTSD? PTSD stands for post-traumatic stress disorder. According to the American Psychiatric Association, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a psychiatric disorder that occurs in people who have experienced or witnessed
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How to Celebrate Father’s Day with a Parent in Assisted Living

With Father’s Day right around the corner, you might be wondering how to celebrate with your parent in assisted living. Although it may seem like your options are limited, there are still plenty of ways to share a meaningful experience. Check out our Father’s Day ideas inspired by Five Star Senior Living below. Mini Golf Outdoor activities are a wonderful way to bond with a loving parent. If your dad is interested in golf, try going mini golfing. The outing will be much quicker than a traditional game of 18 holes, and will also be great for everyone in the
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