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Care for Chronic Disease

One of every ten Americans, over 25 million people, suffer every day with chronic, disabling conditions that cause pain and major limitations in their activity.

Chronic Disease Care in Aururn, ALDiseases such as congestive heart failure (CHF), chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and diabetes are among the most prevalent, costly, and preventable of all health problems.

At Interim HealthCare of Auburn & Central Alabama, we care about our patient's quality of life. 

We strive to help them understand their conditions. We teach them to take action to prevent complications and slow the progression of the disease, thus providing the individual with a sense of control over their condition. Home care for patients with chronic disease has also been shown to reduce hospitalization rates.

Our home care professionals are specially trained to help people suffering from COPD, CHF and Diabetes, we will work with you or your loved one to understand what causes their symptoms and to take actions that have been proven to improve the quality of life for others suffering from these chronic diseases.

 

Living with COPD

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a group of lung diseases that worsen over time, especially in people who continue smoking - the leading cause of the disease. Emphysema and chronic bronchitis are the two main conditions that make up the group of illnesses, and COPD is a leading cause of death and illness worldwide.

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Living With Diabetes

Diabetes is a widespread disease that affects people of all ages, races and genders across the U.S. According to the American Diabetes Association, about 25.8 million Americans have diabetes, which makes up 8.3 percent of the country's population.

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Living with Heart Disease - CAD

Coronary artery disease (C.A.D.), also called coronary heart disease, or simply, heart disease, is the No. 1 killer in America, affecting more than 13 million Americans. Interim HealthCare has experience in helping individuals and their families live with CAD.

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Living with Congestive Heart Failure

The heart is arguably one of the most important organs in the human body, which is why it is crucial to promote heart health and care for any heart problems as soon as symptoms appear. Whether afflicted by heart disease or heart failure, people with heart problems need special care, and Interim can design a home care program to suit their needs.

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