Although more than 10 million people worldwide live with Parkinson’s disease (PD), the general public’s understanding of disease symptoms is often limited to what is seen in the media. Many people only know Parkinson’s as the disease that Muhammad Ali had, or Michael J. Fox has.Although more than 10 million people worldwide live with Parkinson’s disease (PD), the general public’s [...]

By | April 19th, 2018|Categories: |

Kadan Homecare, a provider of quality home care to Atlanta area families for nearly 35 years, announced today that it received the distinguished Best of Home Care – Leader in Excellence Award from Home Care Pulse, the leading firm in quality assurance for home care. The Leader in Excellence Award is the highest recognition presented by Home Care Pulse and [...]

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Are you concerned or even fearful that your aging parent should no longer drive a car? This is one of the most important deliberations, considerations and possible actions you will probably face as a caregiver. A person's age is not and should not be the reason for taking away the car keys. There are people in their 80s and older [...]

By | February 13th, 2018|Categories: |

As you’re visiting aging parents or loved ones this holiday season, be sure to look for warning signs that they may need some extra help. A holiday visit may be a rare opportunity to observe a senior in-person, so it’s important to pay close attention to their physical and mental health and their living situation.As you’re visiting aging parents or [...]

By | December 18th, 2017|Categories: |

Alzheimer’s is a progressive and fatal disease that affects memory, cognition and behavior. According to the Alzheimer’s Association: One in ten people age 65 and older have the disease. Two-thirds of those are women. Alzheimer’s and other dementias are the sixth leading cause of death in the U.S. Get this widget for your page Alzheimer's disease is not a part [...]

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