February Notes from Home Care Assistance

Letter from the Editor

January ended on a high note with the success of the fourth webinar in our Healthy Longevity Series featuring Dr. Gary Small. For those of you who were unable to attend or would like to view the presentation again, you can find it on the Webinar Series page of our website. In observance of Heart Month, we will be sharing information about cardiac rehabilitation and post-stoke care on our blog and social media sites, so stay tuned.  (Read More)

Also … living longer, brain fitness in five easy steps, lower your blood pressure and caregiver of the month!

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Healthy Longevity Series features Dr. Gary Small

DrSmallbookWe are excited to announce that the recipient of our 2012 Kathy N. Johnson Award, world renowned memory expert, and New York Times best-selling author, Dr. Gary Small, will be leading the upcoming webinar in our Healthy Longevity Series. This webinar, Alzheimer’s Prevention, will be held on Thursday, January 24th at 11AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern and will address lifestyle factors linked to a reduced risk of Alzheimer’s disease. Space is limited, so reserve your spot today!

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4 Longevity Secrets from a Famous Centenarian

bessecooper-blogOn December 4th, a remarkable woman by the name of Besse Brown Cooper passed away, ending her reign as the oldest living person on Earth at 116 years of age. Besse’s legacy is marked not only by the fact that she lived through three different centuries, but also by her extraordinary health; she never had any serious illnesses or ailments and in her final days only experienced minimal heart issues and deteriorated vision. Read more

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Our Top 10 Achievements of 2012

2012 has been a year full of exciting events, announcements and discoveries across the globe. Top stories included the U.S. Presidential Election, the Summer Olympics in London, the Facebook IPO and the identification of a rare gene mutation that protects against Alzheimer’s, a hopeful discovery.

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Trained, Screened Caregivers

Home Care Assistance performs rigorous screening to find the best, most reliable and caring caregivers available. You can choose a caregiver from among those who are best matched to your needs, thereby fostering deeper companionship, enhancing safety  and eliminating confusion.

10 Tips to Make the Holidays Merry and Bright!

If you have older friends or family members about whom you are concerned this holiday season, you can help them enjoy the December festivities more by following these ten simple suggestions: Read more

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