Tag Archives: companion

Brentwood Arthritis Care for Seniors with Gout

Gout is a form of inflammatory arthritis caused by a build-up of uric acid in the bloodstream.  The painful, swelling symptoms are especially noticeable in the feet, notably the big toe.  Whenever the sudden, intense pain comes in waves, or … Continue reading

Posted in at home care, Brentwood CA, care at home, care giver, caregiver, elder care, health, home care, homecare, in home care | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Brentwood Brain Injury Care: Life after Subdural Hematomas

A subdural hematoma is a type of brain injury caused by blood clotting outside the vessels.  The clotting builds pressure inside the skull which eventually causes you to lose consciousness.  Acute subdural hematomas are commonly caused by physical trauma to … Continue reading

Posted in at home care, Brentwood CA, care at home, care giver, caregiver, elder care, home care, homecare, in home care | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Brentwood In-Home Care: How Geography Affects Your Chances for Multiple Sclerosis

Is your living situation a contributing factor to your chances for developing Multiple Sclerosis (MS)?  Research suggests that developed countries with better sanitation have more cases of Multiple Sclerosis than other places; the cause is undetermined, but in the words … Continue reading

Posted in at home care, Brentwood CA, care at home, care giver, caregiver, elder care, health, home care, homecare, in home care | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

After Surgery Care and Caregiver Service in Brentwood

Taking it easy and getting the care you need to recover from a surgical operation is important, whether your surgery was minor or major.  Patients need to ensure they properly care for their incisions to prevent infection and immediately notify … Continue reading

Posted in after surgery care, Brentwood CA, caregiver, elder | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Brentwood Hospice News: Assisted Suicide or Murder?

In a recent article detailing a mother’s agony over letting go of her daughter, a reporter describes a 12-year-old girl’s daily suffering with pain.  Not being able to eat, drink, talk or walk on her own, Nancy Fitzmaurice was granted … Continue reading

Posted in Brentwood CA, care at home, caregiver, home care, in home care | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Exercise Brain Power with Senior Caregiver

Mental illnesses like Alzheimer’s and Dementia can occur when a person enters into his or her senior years. Though the exact cause is unknown, there have been studies done to how one can going about preventing or decreasing the chances … Continue reading

Posted in Alzheimer Care | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Brentwood Multiple Sclerosis Care

Young adults are typically associated with exuberant health and vitality.  However, each year about 400,000 unlucky young adults are diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis (MS), an autoimmune disease that affects the brain, spinal cord and optic nerves.  Nerve cells are covered … Continue reading

Posted in at home care, Brentwood CA, care at home, care giver, caregiver, elder care, health, home care, homecare, in home care | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment