Caregivers Assisting Those Who Suffer Incontinence Near Orange County

Although many think incontinence is a problem that elders or someone with a disability only suffer from, that is not the case. Many people, regardless of age, suffer from bladder or bowel control problems. These problems usually arise from their inability to get around, forget fullness or chronic health problems. There are several ways to manage incontinence such as proper fluid intake, a healthy diet, pelvic muscle exercises, medication, continence aids and a bladder and toileting program.

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A-1 Home care has many caregivers available that can care of those who suffer from Incontinence. Caregivers can assist Seniors with night monitoring by placing continence pads so they can feel comfortable and don’t have to worry about their inability to retain bodily fluids while they sleep. Caregivers can assist those who suffer from incontinence by helping them find a quicker way to reach the bathroom. If people have trouble performing their daily tasks because of their bladder and bowel problems, caregivers can assist as Home Helpers. As home helpers, caregivers can assist in light house cleaning, personal care, they can prepare healthy meals, and can run errands for them . Our professional caregivers can even act as Companions while they perform pelvic muscle exercises or as hospital sitters while they get treatment to fix their problem of incontinence. A-1 Home Care has caregivers near Newport Beach, Anaheim Hills, Costa Mesa, Santa Ana, Tustin, Irvine, Garden Grove,Villa Park, Fullerton, Yorba Linda, and others in Orange County that would love to help you or your loved one.

For more information on caregivers assisting those who suffer incontinence near Orange County about our affordable in home care services at 949-650-3800.  Visit A-1 Home Care to learn more, or head over to our Facebook and Twitter page to receive updates!

Bring Joy to Your Elderly Father With Exercise

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Exercise is great of us, and out of all the benefits, making us happier is certainly one that every elderly fathers can appreciate this Father’s day.

We understand that elderly folks may not be able to handle strenuous activities, but the great thing is that the exercise doesn’t have to be physically demanding exercises for it to be effective! From strolling around the block to gardening in the backyard, these may not sound like much, but these slight movements can do many things within our body and make us happier.

The science behind is not complicated.  Exercising release endorphin within our brain, which is also called the “feel-good” chemicals while reducing the stress related hormones. Moreover, exercise has proven to improve sleep, which is a vital part of our daily living when it comes our mental alertness.  Finally, exercising takes your mind of the negative things in life while increases your chance to socialize with others.  For seniors that may be more socially isolated, this can be a great boost for them.

Exercise has always been an important part of a healthy life, but for seniors who are living with age-related ailments may be having difficulties just moving around.  Caregivers at A-1 Home Care are skilled to assist seniors with exercise and range of motion, in addition to other home care support services such as safety monitoring, hygiene management, laundry, light housecleaning, mail organization, meal preparation, medication reminder, and more. Since 1991, our company has been providing exceptional individualized care in Diabetic Care,  Alzheimer Care, Cancer Care, Arthritis Care, After Surgery Care,  Incontinence Care, Parkinson Care, Hospice Care, and other senior care needs. Residents of Newport Beach,  Anaheim Hills, Costa Mesa, Santa Ana, Tustin, Irvine, Garden Grove,Villa Park, Fullerton, Yorba Linda, and others in Orange County.

Don’t hesitate to call us about our affordable in home care services at 949-650-3800.  Visit www.a-1homecare.com to learn more, or head over to our Facebook page to receive updates!

Exercising With Arthritis

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Many do not associate arthritis with exercise as exercise can cause pain for those with arthritis. Though it might cause some pain, moderate amount of exercise can actually be good for the joints. The condition of the arthritis should also be taken into consideration when patients are participating in exercises. There are different exercises for different stages of arthritis. If the arthritis is in a severe condition, try water therapy. Water therapy lowers the pressure put on the joints and reduces the level of pain. Stretching exercises helps reduce stiffness around the joints. Strength and endurance exercises builds and strengthen the joints. Exercises for arthritis is a great way to prevent further deterioration of the joints. You can learn more about exercising with arthritis from Arthritis Foundation’s “Introduction to Exercise“. Before engaging in any exercise, please consult your doctor.

You can hire an arthritis care caregiver from A-1 Home Care in Orange County today to assist you during therapeutic exercises. A-1 Home Care  also provides arthritis care services in OrangeCosta MesaIrvine, and Newport Beach.

Start quality Arthritis Care in Orange County call 949-650-3800 

Visit http://www.a-1homecare.com/ for more information on homecare in Orange County