February 2014

Interim HealthCare Blogs

February is American Heart Health Month

Posted: 2/17/2014 12:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

As our loved ones age, the role of diet exercise and medication management becomes a key factor in reducing the risk of a stroke or heart attack. Helping seniors stay active and social can also contribute to good overall health.

Can Sleeping Well Reduce Your Risk For Alzheimer's Disease?

Posted: 2/5/2014 12:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, the Study looked at 70 adults in their mid-70s. Researchers asked participants to answer a series of questions designed to measure their sleep patterns prior to having their brains imaged to determine the amount beta amyloid plaque. According to Doctors, beta amyloid plaque is one of the signs that a patient may have Alzheimer’...