June 2014

Interim HealthCare Blogs

Yoga Can Help With Blood Sugar Management

Posted: 6/25/2014 12:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Practiced by people in India for centuries, Yoga has been shown to improve circulation, make muscles more sensitive to insulin and maintain blood sugar levels. Additionally, proponents of Yoga say that it helps them to clear their mind and reduce stress.

10 Traits of an Effective Caregiver

Posted: 6/10/2014 12:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Effective caregivers share many characteristics, they learn and grow as they become more comfortable with their care giving role and they realize that no one can be perfect all of the time. The following is a list of things that great caregivers have in common.

Why an Independent Living Facility Might Not be the Answer…

Posted: 6/9/2014 3:03 PM by Interim HealthCare

I recently had a disturbing experience; it involved caring for an elderly couple whose family had recently moved them from their home into an Independent Living Facility (ILF). They were generally healthy, but needed some help with some of the activities of daily living, which we were hired to provide at the facility, but could just as easily provide in the couple’s home.

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