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5 Tips on Dealing With an Alzheimer’s Parent

Alzheimer’s disease is a neurodegenerative condition. Meaning, it leads to a gradual deterioration of the brain cells of the patient. As a result, the Alzheimer’s patient goes through certain behavioral changes.  A son/daughter staying with an Alzheimer’s disease parent can benefit by being aware of these changes. Dealing with an Alzheimer’s parent can become a …

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5 Best Patient Positioning Pillows

5 Best Patient Positioning Pillows [for Bedsore Prevention]

If you have ever seen images of a patient with bedsores, pressure ulcers, or pressure injuries, you would know how serious the condition can get. Recently, a study was done by the New York University School of medicine to estimate the cost of treatment for stage IV pressure ulcers. They concluded that the average hospital …

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Wheelchair Restraint Regulations You Must Know

Wheelchair Restraint Regulations You Must Know

It is quintessential for a caregiver, nursing professional or a family member of a wheelchair user to know the latest wheelchair restraint regulations in North America.  Needless to mention, the regulations can be applied elsewhere on the planet as well. The goal here is to ensure the safety, comfort, and general well-being of a wheelchair …

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