October 2017

Interim HealthCare Blogs

Senior Care Awareness: Understanding the Risk for Falls

Posted: 10/16/2017 3:31 PM by Interim HealthCare

One of the most important efforts that you can make in your senior care journey with your elderly loved one is keeping her safe. Though there are many risks that your aging parent will face as she ages in place, one of the most prevalent is falling. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 2 and a half million older adults have to be treated in emergency department...

Diabetic Retinopathy: Symptoms, Causes, and Diagnoses

Posted: 10/2/2017 3:28 PM by Interim HealthCare

Diabetic retinopathy is a serious risk factor for anyone suffering from diabetes. It is a retina-damaging condition that affects more than 5 million Americans over the age of 40 and has caused one-third of older adults to become legally blind.