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Fall Prevention: Simple Exercises for Seniors

Falls are a major cause of serious injuries among seniors, such as broken bones, hip fractures, and head injuries. These injuries may result in difficulty moving around, doing daily activities, and even living an independent life. While it’s not completely … Continue reading

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Healthy Lifestyle Tips to Prevent Heart Disease

One of the most common threats to senior health is heart disease, which is mainly caused by plaque buildup in the arteries. Smoking, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol levels are among the risk factors for heart disease. The good … Continue reading

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Wound Care Tips to Help Seniors Recover After Surgery

Taking care of your incision, managing pain, and preventing complications are some of the important concerns after surgery. It is also important to understand discharge instructions so your wound won’t get infected. At Bayou Home Care, we have certified wound … Continue reading

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Tips for Seniors to Stay Healthy Over the Holidays

The holiday season is filled with everything that brings love, laughter, and joy. It’s the time to spend quality time with family and friends, give back, and eat great food. However, staying healthy during the holidays can be a challenge … Continue reading

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Why Seniors with Alzheimer’s Wander Off

A common safety concern among Alzheimer’s disease caregivers is when their patients wander off — it can be a scary and traumatic experience for all who’s involved. Many seniors acquire injuries and get into accidents. Some even lose their lives. … Continue reading

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Protecting the Brain from Sugar Damage

The sweet yummy treats we all let ourselves enjoy every once in a while is a good way to take the edge off a bad day or week. But did you know that excessive sugar intake can impair a person’s … Continue reading

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