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The Top 11 Biggest Fears Seniors Have as They Get Old

No one can escape the natural process of growing old. However, the fears that go hand in hand with getting old are common among people around the world regardless of their gender, culture, professional background, or social status.  For most…
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Home Modifications for Seniors – How to Safely Age in Place?

Growing older at home is a dream that many aging adults don’t want to give up, regardless of their condition and health challenges. Recent studies show that more seniors are choosing to age in place than ever before. Many aging…
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11 Home Safety Tips for Elderly Seniors Living at Home

Many senior citizens decide to stay at home and within their communities. According to some estimates, more than 12 million elderly people in the U.S. live alone. Living alone helps you remain within familiar surroundings, have control over your life,…
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An Ultimate Guide on Medicare Coverage for Home Health Care

What is Medicare? Medicare is the federal health insurance program. It is age or diagnose-based and intended for people aged 65 or older, younger people with disabilities, and people with permanent end-stage renal disease (permanent kidney failure that requires dialysis…
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Understanding Dementia

What Is Dementia? Dementia is a progressive and irreversible brain disorder. This condition gradually destroys a person’s cognitive skills and general functioning. At the later stages of dementia, the decline is so severe that a person depends entirely on others…
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Arizona Home Care Cost Comparison

View a complete report from Glenworth's Home Care Cost Comparison sheet. VIEW ALL HOME CARE COST DATA NATIONWIDE
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Happy Halloween! – From Devoted Guardians

Celebrating this Halloween 2019 with our caregivers and staff. We want to wish everyone a happy Halloween and hope you all stay safe and have fun!
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New Home Care Career Center

We have opened a new section of our front office to be completely dedicated to Hiring, Training & Staffing our new and existing caregivers.Careers & Jobs with Devoted Guardians – A Phoenix Home Care Agency – Call Our Job Line…
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Compassion Fatigue
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What Is Compassion Fatigue?

When caregivers focus on others without practicing self-care they can experience compassion fatigue. According to the American Institute of Stress, compassion fatigue is: Also called “vicarious traumatization” or secondary traumatization (Figley, 1995). The emotional residue or strain of exposure to…
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Suffering from Compassion Fatigue
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What Helps Compassion Fatigue?

Compassion fatigue is characterized by physical and emotional exhaustion and a profound decrease in the ability to empathize. It is common among health workers and caregivers. Not only do jobs in those fields demand a lot, but the type of…
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