The Importance Of Fall Prevention For The Elderly

The Importance Of Fall Prevention For The Elderly

DULUMA HOME HEALTH CARE & INFUSION SERVICES One of the greatest concerns for the elderly is the risk of falling. When we age, our bones get more brittle and the frequency of hip, arm and leg fractures grows tremendously for those over the age of 65. Injuries that...
Avoiding Ageism When Caring For A Senior

Avoiding Ageism When Caring For A Senior

DULUMA HOME HEALTH CARE & INFUSION SERVICES There comes a time in everyone’s lives when they will need a helping hand. This is especially true for those in their advanced years. Many times this assistance will come from their family and friends. Yet, being...
Caring For Someone With Dementia Or Alzheimer’s

Caring For Someone With Dementia Or Alzheimer’s

DULUMA HOME HEALTH CARE & INFUSION SERVICES Dementia is a brain disorder that can be caused by either disease or trauma. The disorder is degenerative which means that condition will continue to worsen over time. The most common form of Dementia is Alzheimer’s. If...