Managing Medications: Always Best Care’s Pharmaceutical Practices

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Managing medications takes a concerted effort by both the patient and the caretakers involved. Whether that is your doctor, pharmacist, or caregiver, it is important to have a relationship that encourages and facilitates the regular and appropriate usage of medication.  An article in American Nurse Today determined that “44% of men and 57% of women older than … Continue reading Managing Medications: Always Best Care’s Pharmaceutical Practices

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Senior Care: How the American Health Care Act Might Impact Your Coverage

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What is the American Health Care Act?     The American Health Care Act (AHCA) is a federal bill that will repeal the pieces of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare, within the scope of the federal budget. The ACA passed the Senate and was signed into law March 23rd, 2010; since then, the … Continue reading Senior Care: How the American Health Care Act Might Impact Your Coverage

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Alzheimer’s and Exercise: Improving Mental Health and Cognitive Function

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Degenerative brain diseases, such as Alzheimer’s, are a foremost concern for anyone who is aging.  To find ways to reduce symptoms and slow cognitive impairment, researchers and scientists are suggesting that medium-intensity walking exercises can have an effect by increasing the availability and health of blood vessels in the brain. These studies suggest that exercise … Continue reading Alzheimer’s and Exercise: Improving Mental Health and Cognitive Function

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Could Alzheimer’s Disease Stem From Infection?

Could it be that Alzheimer’s disease stems from the toxic remnants of the brain’s attempt to fight of infection? Provocative new research by a team of investigators at Harvard leads to this startling hypothesis, which could explain the origins of plaque, the mysterious hard little balls that pockmark the brains of people with Alzheimer’s. The … Continue reading Could Alzheimer’s Disease Stem From Infection?

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Always Best Care – South Bay in Full Compliance with Consumer Protection Act of 2013

By Mark Wecker, Community Liaison The Home Care Services Consumer Protection Act of 2013, which became effective on January 1, 2016, was intended to promote consumer protection for elderly and disabled individuals who hire private aides to come into their homes to assist with everyday activities, such as transferring, toileting, bathing, and dressing. The law … Continue reading Always Best Care – South Bay in Full Compliance with Consumer Protection Act of 2013

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