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Providing Palliative Care Along With Cardiac Treatment

By Judah | July 16, 2019 | 0 Comments
Providing Palliative Care Along With Cardiac Treatment

Palliative care is becoming a more accepted and practiced part of a patient’s treatment across the US. The benefits are proven, and more hospitals are incorporating it into their treatment plans. However, there are still many bridges to cross and obstacles to overcome before it’s considered standard. One area that needs improvement is cardiac care.…

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By Judah | July 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

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Comfort Care to Give Dignity to Patients

By Judah | July 12, 2019 | 0 Comments
Comfort care restores dignity

Patients dealing with a serious or long term illness often deal with a whirlwind of emotions. In addition to coming to terms with being ill, they often feel robbed of their dignity. Providing comfort care above the medical care that they require can give them back the dignity they feel they’ve lost. Comfort  care’s role…

Innovative Recreation Activities for Seniors

By Judah | July 9, 2019 | 0 Comments
Innovative Recreation Activities for Seniors

Seniors often have lots of creative energy and time, especially if they’re retired. While there are some recreation activities for seniors that are tried-and-true, such as painting, gardening, and photography, there are some new and fresh ideas to keep seniors active and engaged. Gymnastics This isn’t the first thing one would imagine as suitable for…

July 4th View!

By Judah | July 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

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Five Reasons Hospice Care Can Help You Now

By Judah | July 5, 2019 | 0 Comments
Five Reasons Hospice Care Can Help You Now

Hospice care has become an important part of a terminal patient’s care. As more people, doctors and hospitals become acquainted with the process, patients have been able to take advantage of all of the benefits of this care at the end of their lives. What is hospice care? Hospice care is the pursuit of the…

Dialysis Patients Have Decreased Activities for Daily Living

By Judah | July 2, 2019 | 0 Comments
Dialysis and activities for daily living

A new study shows that patients undergoing dialysis have decreased functioning as measured by their ability to perform activities for daily living (ADLs). CKD and dialysis Patients who have CKD, or chronic kidney disease, are on a continuum of stages. In the first stage, kidney dysfunction is so low as not to be recognized. In…

Preparing Ourselves for Long Term Care

By Judah | June 27, 2019 | 0 Comments
Long term care

According to the US government, about 7 in ten people who are 65 today will need some form of long term care in the future, whether in a facility or at home. The emotional and financial costs might be steep, and it’s beneficial to consider the implications of what it means and entails before it…

Are Medical Residents Getting Enough Medicare Education?

By Judah | June 25, 2019 | 0 Comments
Medicare Education for residents

In a recent study, researchers set out to determine whether medical residents in family medicine are getting proper Medicare education and learning enough about the population to treat Medicare patients. Changing geriatric population The 2017 census indicates that by the year 2030, the number of people age 65 and older will be higher than the…

Rising Diabetic Amputations Bring up Questions About Vascular Care

By Judah | June 21, 2019 | 0 Comments
Poor vascular care for diabetes patients can cause amputation

There is a scourge of obesity in the US right now, and it’s spreading all over the world. A typical outgrowth of this trend is a rise in diabetes, which can slowly destroy a person’s body, often proving fatal. Unfortunately, one of the severe results of type II diabetes that does get the right treatment…