Wheelchair Safety Tips from Always Best Care, Clinton Township

Wheelchair Safety Tips from Always Best Care, Clinton Township

In 2003, more than 100,000 wheelchair related injuries were treated in emergency departments in the US, which is more than double the number reported in 1991. Tips and falls accounted for 65–80% of injuries across all age groups of wheelchair users (Xiang et al., 2006). Now, with the rapid aging of the Baby Boomers, the … Continue reading Wheelchair Safety Tips from Always Best Care, Clinton Township

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Find Respite with Home Care Assistance

Find Respite with Home Care Assistance

The demand for respite care has never been greater at ABC Clinton Township. Senior population growth in Clinton Township, Michigan shatters historical records year after year, and the number of informal caregivers is booming along with it. If your family needs respite, we can help. Read on to learn some facts about “caregiver burden,” as … Continue reading Find Respite with Home Care Assistance

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Caring for a Loved One with Parkinson’s Disease

Caring for a Loved One with Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s disease has gained more attention over the years thanks to people speaking out about their diagnoses and raising awareness. A number of well-known individuals have struggled with this disease including Michael J. Fox, Muhammad Ali, Janet Reno, Alan Alda, Neil Diamond, and Linda Ronstadt. Because Parkinson’s is a progressive neurological disease, it affects each … Continue reading Caring for a Loved One with Parkinson’s Disease

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Healthcare Spotlight: Staying Active in Winter

Healthcare Spotlight: Staying Active in Winter

When the weather turns colder and daylight is shorter, many seniors tend to spend more time indoors. However, this can also mean becoming more sedentary and isolated. Even in winter, it is important to maintain regular physical activity and stimulate the mind too. This not only boosts health, it can help you to feel better … Continue reading Healthcare Spotlight: Staying Active in Winter

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The Power of Play: Improving Mental Health with Senior Care Services

The Power of Play: Improving Mental Health with Senior Care Services

Everyone loves to play, but opportunities can be hard to come by as we age. But what if making time to play could actually boost your mental health? Today’s post reviews research by the International Journal of Play Therapy to explain how ABC Clinton Township’s senior care services can improve your loved one’s mental health. … Continue reading The Power of Play: Improving Mental Health with Senior Care Services

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