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Author Archives: Louise Savoie

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We Salute Caregivers for Their Dedication

There is no denying that one would choose to be the primary caregiver for their aging family member instead of hiring personal care in Augusta, Georgia. As a family caregiver, it can be a challenging role especially for someone with no...

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Breast Cancer Management among Older Adult Women

Every year, hundreds of thousands of women are diagnosed with breast cancer. Among all the cases of breast cancers, 12% of those cases occur in women who are over 80 years old. Its treatment can be difficult considering all the other...

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Veterans Benefits: What You Need to Know

Has your loved one served in the military? Are you the child or spouse of one? Veterans Benefits can be a reliable source of financial aid for your veteran loved one. Here are the things you need to know about it. Who Can Receive Veterans...

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5 Ways Seniors Can Deal with Summer Heat

As the climate moves away from winter cold and into the summer heat, senior citizens will have to deal with heat-related ailments. High temperatures not only cause health problems but also worsen pre-existing ones, like hypertension and heart...

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Why Pre and Post-operative Care Matters

Undergoing surgery is a delicate process. Research shows that emergency general surgeries (which include appendix removal, stomach ulcer surgery, and gallbladder removal) make up 11% of all surgical admissions and 50% of surgery deaths in the...

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