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First Signs of Parkinson’s Disease and the Importance of Treating it Early

Parkinson’s is a disease that affects many elders and can lead to other complications with insufficient treatment.  It affects the brain by slowly halting the production of dopamine, a neurotransmitter that regulates bodily movement and function as well as emotional control.  Symptoms generally take years to develop, and will progress steadily if the disease is […]

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Improving Mobility, Balance, and Strength Increases Independence and Safety at Home

Physical health plays a huge role when determining whether you or a loved one can remain independent and safe in the home.  Aging is constant, and while the physical decline that comes with it is inevitable, there are ways to counteract and slow that process. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, millions of […]

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Having joint replacement surgery? What to expect from home health care during your recovery

Nearly one million Americans undergo hip or knee replacement surgeries, with the majority of these procedures being performed on patients over the age of 65.  As people live longer due to advancements in medicine and technology, greater wear and tear has increased the number of joint replacements performed. Recovery is vital to resuming your previous […]

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Become a Celtic Hospice Volunteer

Volunteers are the Heart of Hospice If you are looking for an opportunity to grow personally and spiritually and to touch the lives of your neighbors and community, please consider joining the exceptional hospice team of Celtic. Becoming a hospice volunteer will forever change your outlook on life. Apply today!

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