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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

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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

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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

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Brentwood In-Home Stroke Care: How Skilled Is Your Caregiver?

When a family brings in an in-home caregiver, they expect their caregiver to have a full breadth of knowledge about stroke, risks for stroke, and signs of heart attacks.  However, according to a new study from Linköping University, “there seems … Continue reading

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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

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Caregivers from A-1 Home Care Provide Cancer Care in Brentwood

Cancer is defined as an abnormal growth of cell tissue in any region of the body.  This growth can be either benign or malignant, meaning that the unregulated cell division can stay in one region (benign) or spread to other parts … Continue reading

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Diabetic Care in Brentwood

What is Diabetes? If you have too much glucose in your blood, then you have a case of Diabetes. Glucose is the medical term for “blood sugar,” and it is essential for energy. However, if you have too much of … Continue reading

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