Home Health Care

Tender Hearts Cincinnati Home Care Team on June 21st, 2010

Cincinnati families are realizing that there are many options to choose from. Live-in Home Care (wherever home may be) is becoming a great choice for many. Affordable and keeping all the benefits of home.  Making the right choice for your loved one is the most important choice not just for their physical well being but […]

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Tender Hearts Cincinnati Home Care Team on June 14th, 2010

Is Attitude Everything? Successful aging in Ohio is an absence of (or minimum of) disease and disability. A new study of more than 500 persons from age 60 to 98 shows that people who think they are “aging successfully” aren’t necessarily the healthiest individuals. Optimism and effective coping tools, or attitude, were found be essential to […]

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Tender Hearts Cincinnati Home Care Team on May 24th, 2010

The vast majority of senior citizens are taking some type of medication necessary for their well being with 25 percent of them taking more than 3 pills a day. This medication is necessary for their health, yet many seniors do not take their medication as prescribed. This can be for a variety of different reasons, […]

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Tender Hearts Cincinnati Home Care Team on March 8th, 2010

15 Good Reasons to Use Home Care for a Loved One

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Tender Hearts Cincinnati Home Care Team on March 8th, 2010

Taking care of an elderly loved one, whether due to dementia or illness, can be exhausting and stressful. Often due to the lack of outside help, a devotion to the person needing care, or the tunnel vision that can accompany exhaustion, caretakers don’t take care of themselves. But they must. Failure to do so can […]

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Tender Hearts Cincinnati Home Care Team on September 5th, 2009

Receiving a diagnosis that a loved one is terminally ill is never an easy situation for a family member to accept. However, there are many hard choices that have to be made in the event that a terminal illness should occur. Having to make these hard choices on top of grieving for the prognosis of […]

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Tender Hearts Cincinnati Home Care Team on August 29th, 2009

Most seniors today are on at least one prescribed medication for an underlying health condition. Frequently it happens that the senior ends up having to self-administer at least one dose of the medication on their own throughout the day. Home care service providers usually do not stay with the client around the clock so self-medicating […]

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Tender Hearts Cincinnati Home Care Team on August 9th, 2009

Seniors Who Walk Gain Significant Health Improvement For many years we have heard the health benefit of walking. Benefits include increased lung capacity, weight loss, and muscle strengthening just to name a few. Numerous studies have shown that walking thirty minutes a day three times a week at a minimum not only helps build physical […]

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Tender Hearts Cincinnati Home Care Team on August 9th, 2009

Physical Therapists Can Properly Assess and Fit Walking Aids to Prevent Injuries ALEXANDRIA, VA, July 13, 2009 — The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) is urging elderly adults who use canes and walkers as walking aids to be properly assessed and fitted by a physical therapist to avoid fall-related injuries. This advice comes in response […]

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Tender Hearts Cincinnati Home Care Team on August 9th, 2009

Senior Citizens See Almost 40% Drop in Dementia Risk with Moderate Alcohol Drinking Study of seniors age 75 and older confirms benefits of alcohol in preventing dementia that had been proven for middle aged adults More

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