Personalized Home Care in Houston Texas

Does Your Parent Have Stasis Dermatitis?

By Donna Wrabel, LMSW | Jun 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Does Your Parent Have Stasis Dermatitis?
Homecare in West Memorial TX

Homecare in West Memorial TX: Stasis dermatitis, which is sometimes called venous stasis dermatitis, is a skin problem that occurs as a result of poor circulation.

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5 Reasons Seniors Should Give Audiobooks a Try

By Donna Wrabel, LMSW | Jun 6, 2019 | Comments Off on 5 Reasons Seniors Should Give Audiobooks a Try
Caregivers in Spring Branch TX

Caregivers in Spring Branch TX: If your older family member has not tried listening to audiobooks, they may be a good option for an enjoyable activity.

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Number of Melanoma Cases Increasing: Do You Know What to Look For?

By Donna Wrabel, LMSW | May 31, 2019 | Comments Off on Number of Melanoma Cases Increasing: Do You Know What to Look For?
Number of Melanoma Cases Increasing: Do You Know What to Look For?

Senior Care in Katy TX: Melanoma is the most dangerous kind of skin cancer. It starts in the skin’s melanocytes, which are the cells that give skin its color.

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Identifying a Panic Attack

By Donna Wrabel, LMSW | May 24, 2019 | Comments Off on Identifying a Panic Attack
Elder Care in River Oaks TX: Identifying a Panic Attack

Elder Care in River Oaks TX: 2.4 million people in the United States suffer from panic disorder, a kind of anxiety disorder. Panic disorder causes the person to have an extreme reaction to stress—panic attacks.

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How to Help Your Senior Stay Mentally Active

By Donna Wrabel, LMSW | May 17, 2019 | Comments Off on How to Help Your Senior Stay Mentally Active
Elderly Care in West Houston TX: How to Help Your Senior Stay Mentally Active

Elderly Care in West Houston TX: Your senior’s brain needs to stay as active and as healthy as possible. These ideas can help.

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Does Your Senior Only Want Help from You?

By Donna Wrabel, LMSW | May 9, 2019 | Comments Off on Does Your Senior Only Want Help from You?

Homecare in Galleria TX: It’s upsetting when your elderly family member won’t let other people help her and it can exhaust you, too.

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Ways to Serve Healthy Asparagus for Seniors

By Donna Wrabel, LMSW | May 3, 2019 | Comments Off on Ways to Serve Healthy Asparagus for Seniors
Ways to Serve Healthy Asparagus for Seniors

Caregivers in Cinco Ranch TX: One of the great things about spring is that it means the growing season has started. One of the harbingers of the growing season is asparagus.

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What Are the Signs of Congestive Heart Failure?

By Donna Wrabel, LMSW | Apr 26, 2019 | Comments Off on What Are the Signs of Congestive Heart Failure?
Senior Care in Houston TX

Senior Care in Houston TX: Congestive heart failure is sometimes just called heart failure. The condition occurs when the heart isn’t able to pump blood efficiently.

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Dear Donna — Advice for an Overwhelmed Daughter

By Donna Wrabel, LMSW | Apr 23, 2019 | Comments Off on Dear Donna — Advice for an Overwhelmed Daughter
Dear Donna -- Advice for an Overwhelmed Daughter

Dear Donna, I am an only child and over the past few years my Mom has needed more and more help just to get through a day. Recently, we moved her into a skilled care facility after several falls and hospital stays.

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Even Light Activity Benefits an Older Woman’s Health

By Donna Wrabel, LMSW | Apr 18, 2019 | Comments Off on Even Light Activity Benefits an Older Woman’s Health
Elder Care in Galleria TX: Even Light Activity Benefits an Older Woman's Health

Elder Care in Galleria TX: Experts recommend every American gets at least 30 minutes of moderate activity daily. When your parent ages, that 30 minutes can seem impossible to manage. New studies find that older women benefit from light activity, too.

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