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Active and Healthy Lifestyle for Persons with Disabilities

Developmental disabilities are challenging conditions that can affect the mental or physical capabilities of an individual. It can create severe and long-term problems that can make daily living difficult. The impact of this disability can greatly affect the lives of the family as well since they are the ones who provide direct care. Fortunately, personal … Continue reading

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Managing Complications Caused by Spina Bifida

Spina bifida is a neural tube defect (NTD) that affects the spine and is noticeable at birth. The word spina bifida means “split spine” in Latin. This disease may cause mild to severe physical and intellectual disabilities. Although treatments are available right after childbirth, most individuals with this condition need a specialized team of doctors … Continue reading

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An Essential Way to Regain Elderly Comfort

The decline in the physical capabilities of a person is one of the most common effects of aging. Challenges in mobility are one of the reasons why older people have a hard time executing ADLs such as walking, eating, bathing, and dressing. In most cases, they need assistance to operate and function properly, which is … Continue reading

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6 Ways to Heal and Love Yourself

Are you the family caregiver? There are many positive and rewarding aspects that can experience from becoming the family caregiver. It is easy to plunge deep into your caregiving responsibilities, making you forget to look after the most important person in your life – YOU. Self-care always comes first. How you treat yourself will ultimately … Continue reading

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Helping Your Loved Ones With Developmental Disabilities Maintain Their Social Skills

A developmental disability should not hinder anyone from socializing and interacting with others. Your loved ones with developmental disabilities can get a little help from you in maintaining their social skills. Apart from providing personal care in Indiana, you can also do the following in terms of their socialization. Encourage them to join social events. … Continue reading

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