July 2013

Interim HealthCare Blogs

Post Discharge Home Care Tips - Recovering from Surgery

Posted: 7/25/2013 12:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Your doctor knows best. If he or she tells you to stay in bed for a week and to not lift anything over 5 pounds for a month, then there is probably a reason for that. You may be feeling better after a few days, but it’s important to follow you post-operative plan because the last thing anyone wants is a relapse or further injury. All of the above are good tips, enlist the help of friends ...

Alzheimer's Care in Daytona Beach- Activities That Help

Posted: 7/9/2013 11:25 AM by Interim HealthCare

One of the key factors when caring for a patient with Alzheimer’s disease is to encourage activities that they enjoy. If for instance, your loved one with Alzheimer’s enjoyed painting earlier in life, but now can only move the brush around the canvas encourage it, as long as they seem to enjoy the activity. It has been shown that Activities that concentrate on enjoyment and happy fe...