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Author Archives: Louise Savoie

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Making Sure Seniors Use Medications Correctly

According to a 2019 study of medication errors in the older population, it was discovered that around 75% and 96% of older patients make mistakes with their medication. Whether it’s skipping doses or taking the wrong pill at the wrong time, medicat...

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Supplements and Herbs That Support Eye Health

The older a person gets, the more vulnerable they are to conditions that affect their health. This includes eyesight. About 36 million older adults fall each year because of bad eyesight—resulting in more than 32,000 deaths. Are you playing an acti...

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Creative Ways to Make Your Elderly Parent Happy

As the aging population grows, more and more adult children are taking care of senior parents or other elderly relatives. One of the most common concerns of family Caregivers in Pennsylvania is how to make their senior loved ones feel happy. We at Ge...

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Hypertensive Heart Disease: Causes, Risk Factors, and Treatments

February is American Heart Month, and the best way to celebrate is to educate ourselves more on the risk factors and elements that harm our heart health. One such risk is hypertensive heart disease. Today, we at Gentle Care Nursing Service, Inc. Home...

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