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Addressing Nutrition-Related Concerns in the Elderly

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Dementia Care: Coping with Communication

Caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or other types of dementia can be a long, mentally and emotionally taxing journey. These are chronic illnesses that will affect your loved one’s ability to remember and understand basic everyday facts, such as your name, dates, and places. It will also gradually affect the way your loved one … Continue reading

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Symptoms Alert: Similarities Between Flu and COVID-19

It has been almost a year since the pandemic started. People from many parts of the world continue to struggle under COVID-19. However, children and adults under Companion Care in Illinois can stay safe at home, especially when they are vulnerable to the disease. Influenza and COVID-19 have similar symptoms. It will be hard to … Continue reading

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About Sepsis: Symptoms and Complications

Sepsis is a medical emergency caused by the body’s response to infections and can be life-threatening if not immediately addressed. When you get an infection, your body will normally release chemicals into your bloodstream to fight the bacteria. Sepsis occurs when your body’s response to these chemicals is out of balance. This imbalance can trigger … Continue reading

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Common Age-Related Vision Problems

Vision problems are incredibly common among the elderly, and these problems can put your loved one in danger – even in their own homes. As providers of personal care in Indiana, we have encountered different types of clients who each have their own needs. The best way you can protect your loved one is to … Continue reading

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What Is Patient-Centered Care?

There are as many variations of what it means to offer patient-centered care as there are providers of companion care in Illinois. At the heart of the practice, however, is the focus on the whole patient and in making sure they are included in every step of the care plan. As a provider of personal … Continue reading

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