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Vaccines for Seniors: What You Need to Know

Vaccines for seniors can prevent fatal illnesses. In fact, there are 45,00 adult deaths each year from illnesses that could have been prevented by a vaccine! That’s why it’s so important that anyone over the age of 65 be up-to-date on their vaccines. Flu Vaccine The flu vaccine prevents seniors for succumbing to the more [...]

By |2019-08-15T07:57:06+00:00August 15th, 2019|Health|0 Comments

Home Care for Heart Disease: My Story

It was a bright sunny morning when I innocently answered a call from a number I didn’t recognize. I was in complete shock when the voice on the other end told me that my husband Dan had suffered a heart attack and was in critical condition in the hospital. He had never complained about any [...]

By |2019-06-24T11:16:28+00:00June 24th, 2019|Caregiving|0 Comments

10 Facts about the Red Cross You Probably Didn’t Know

The Red Cross is a household name, but how much do you know about this organization? In honor of Red Cross Month, here are 10 interesting facts about the Red Cross. The Red Cross was founded in 1881 by Clara Barton. The United States government has tasked the Red Cross with providing services to the [...]

By |2019-03-11T09:36:02+00:00March 11th, 2019|Health|0 Comments

Myths and Misconceptions about Cancer in the Elderly

In honor of World Cancer Day (Feb. 4, 2019), we at Towne Home Care are spreading awareness of how cancer affects the elderly. Myths about cancer abound and there are some major misconceptions about the elderly in particular. Myth: The Risk of Getting Cancer Is the Same at Any Age Actually, 9 out of 10 [...]

By |2019-01-24T09:33:41+00:00January 24th, 2019|Health|0 Comments

The Most Dangerous Room in Your House

You may be surprised to learn that your bathroom is the most dangerous room in the house. There are about 370 incidents a day of shower or tub-related accidents, and babies and the elderly are the most vulnerable. Getting In and Out of the Bath One out of every 3 adults aged 60 and older [...]

By |2019-01-03T13:10:25+00:00January 3rd, 2019|Safety|0 Comments