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Keeping Seniors Safe from Drug Interactions

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As people grow older, their medicine cabinets tend to fill up. Seniors take more prescription drugs than any other age group. In fact, according to Drugwatch, 12 percent of seniors use 10 or more medications. Being on multiple medications poses a high risk for dangerous interactions between drugs and other substances. Even drinking grapefruit juice […]

The Help Patients Need Before, During and After Surgery

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Few events are as trying in a person’s life as surgery. Beyond the concern over the underlying condition, the actual surgical procedure and the outcome, the logistics of having surgery can often pose a challenge. Patients can make the surgery process less stressful with Surgical Concierge Services from Senior Home Companions. These services are designed […]

Ways to Involve your Senior Family Member During the Holiday Season

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Frequently senior family members look forward to the holiday season to see loved ones that they see less frequently during the rest of the year. Below are a list of ideas and activities to make this holiday season extra special for them! Hand write them a Thanksgiving or Christmas card. Many families send out picture […]