Winter safety

“Take These Steps for Your Home Many people prefer to remain indoors in the winter, but staying inside is no guarantee of safety. Take these steps to keep your home safe and warm during the winter months. Winterize your home. Install weather stripping, insulation, and storm windows. Insulate water lines that run along exterior walls.[…]

Prediabetes Test

Are you concerned with the potential of having diabetes? This is a wonderful resource to find out if you are at risk for diabetes.   Read more and take the test here: https://doihaveprediabetes.org/ #Ameribest #wearehereforyou #wearehiring #homecare#TakeCareofEachOther #homehealthcare #WaiverProgram#ElderCarePhiladelphia #CareforLovedOne #Homecarenurse#Choosecaregiver #PhysicalTherapy #OccupationalTherapy #Skillednursing#ApplyforHomeCarePhiladelphia #WorkforfamilyPhiladelphia

Hospice Care

This CNN article highlights sub-par treatment of patients on hospice care. People were reporting that they were not getting medications when they were supposed to, and advocates, nurses and doctors were dropping the ball. What do you think? Has anyone had an experience like this?   Read more here: http://www.cnn.com/2017/11/02/health/hospice-partner/index.html   #Ameribest #wearehereforyou #wearehiring #homecare[…]

Does sugar lead to cancer?

  “Does sugar, which makes all things delicious, lead to cancer? A biologic mechanism in yeast cells may explain the relationship between sugar and malignant tumors, according to a recent study published in the journal Nature Communications. The nine-year research project may even influence personal medicine and diets for cancer patients, the authors concluded. The[…]

Marijuana’s Health Effects

“Marijuana is the most commonly used illegal drug in the United States, with 22.2 million users. But the types of marijuana available today are more potent than before and come in many forms, including oils that can be vaped, and edibles, from brownies and candy to sodas. This leaves many with a lot of questions[…]

Fighting Opioid Overdose

“The opioid overdose epidemic is devastating families and communities across America. Whether you’re a professional working in preventing drug abuse or treating addiction, or a healthcare provider, first responder, or law enforcement officer the opioid epidemic is likely affecting you, someone you love, or your community. No matter who you are, our goal is the[…]