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Home Care Helps Seniors Maintain Independence

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We all want to maintain our independence as long as possible. Experiencing an injury, recovering from surgery or simply learning to live with an aging body doesn’t change that. We still want to live in our own homes, take care of ourselves and generally live how we choose.

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PROHEALTH NAMED TOP WORKPLACE 2019

By : on : January 30, 2019 comments : (Comments Off on PROHEALTH NAMED TOP WORKPLACE 2019)

We are tremendously proud and honored to announce that ProHealth Partners has been recognized as a Blade TOP WORKPLACE for 2019.

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Home Is Where the Healthy Heart Is

By : on : January 29, 2019 comments : (Comments Off on Home Is Where the Healthy Heart Is)

If you’ve experienced a heart attack or other cardiac event, it’s important to know that recovering from it is a team effort. Assistance from a dedicated team of medical professionals and support from loved ones will make sure your cardiac rehabilitation plan stays on track.

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A Look At How Glaucoma Affects Balance

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Glaucoma, the second-leading cause of blindness, has a detrimental effect on a person’s sense of balance.

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Celebrating the Importance of Activity Professionals

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Staying active – both physically and mentally – is a key to maintaining one’s health at any age. The week of Jan. 20-26, 2019 is designated as National Activity Professionals Week.

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The Importance of Being in Balance

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One in three senior citizens falls due to a balance disorder, gait problem or overall weakness, according to research. ProHealth offers balance assessments that can determine an individual’s fall risk and help therapists work with them to reduce the risk of injury due to falling.

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Making The Holidays Special For Seniors

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The holidays can be a lonely time for seniors. Family and friends may be busy with obligations and holiday parties that may be difficult for seniors to attend due to health or transportation issues. ProHealth offers the following tips to help the holidays seem more special to the senior citizens in your life.

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Take Action to Celebrate Home Care and Hospice Month

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Nine out of 10 people prefer to live out their final years at home. Likewise, most Americans would prefer to avoid repeated or lengthy stays in the hospital or other facilities by receiving home health care – particularly the elderly, disabled and chronically ill. In-home health services like those provided by ProHealth can help that […]

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In-home therapy clinician assisting elderly woman with Alzheimer’s disease.

Using Therapy to Live Better with Alzheimer’s Disease

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Although Alzheimer’s disease and dementia can cripple the mind, there are a number of ways that occupational, speech and physical therapy can improve quality of life for patients. Pro-Health’s board-certified clinicians provide in-home therapy in all three disciplines to help individuals with Alzheimer’s and dementia live their best life possible.

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Praising The Benefits of Physical Therapy

By : on : October 11, 2018 comments : (Comments Off on Praising The Benefits of Physical Therapy)

October is National Physical Therapy Month, making it an opportune time to raise awareness about how physical therapy can lessen America’s dependence on opioids for the treatment of chronic pain.

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