October 2013

Interim HealthCare Blogs

Medicare Changes Effect Patients in Scranton

Posted: 10/30/2013 12:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

In the past, seniors who received physical therapy had to show improvement or Medicare would stop paying for treatment. If they got worse, Medicare would then pay for additional therapy. The same rules applied other types of killed care such as nursing, speech therapy and others. But here lies the problem, many seniors reach a plateau or level where improvement stops but care is still needed to...

Scranton, PA Senior Care - Meditation Helps with Mental, Physical Well-Being

Posted: 10/12/2013 12:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Meditation is helpful for more than just relaxation and stress reduction. Studies show that it is also good for the brain, especially for seniors. A recent study sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Research and Prevention Foundation found that seniors who do just 12 minutes of Yoga exercises every day can improve memory and thinking skills. The study’s leader also thinks this daily activit...

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