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  • 1133 Polo Drive
  • Suite 104
  • Collierville, TN 38017

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October 15th, 2018 Celebrating our 2018 Regional Caregivers of the Year

Each year, it is our honor to celebrate the best of the best Caregivers, Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs), and Home Health Aides (HHAs), throughout the BrightStar Care organization through our Caregiver of the Year program. Our Regional...

April 10th, 2018 Stages of Parkinson's for Memphis Seniors

Help is available for Memphis seniors who have early onset Parkinson's Disease. There are several stages that seniors will go through with Parkinson's Disease. It begins with mild symptoms, and they may not even notice, they are so minor...

April 5th, 2018 Celebrating our 2018 Regional Nurses of the Year

What makes nurses so special? We believe it is a special combination of head and heart. They have the knowledge and clinical expertise to provide the very best care as well as genuine compassion and empathy during their patients' most...

March 11th, 2018 Are You a Memphis Senior with Sleep Apnea?

Sleep apnea is a sleeping disorder in which a Memphis senior’s lungs are not getting as much oxygen as they should be while sleeping. This results in not having a deep, healthy night’s sleep, and they may feel tired and low energy the...

March 5th, 2018 Memphis Seniors: Monitering Your Blood Pressure at Home

For Memphis seniors, buying a blood pressure monitor can be tricky and confusing. The American Heart Association advises that you consult with your doctor on which is best for using at home, but that a lot of Memphis seniors use an automatic, cuff...

November 12th, 2017 Benefits of Gardening with Your Loved One in the South

In honor of National Family Caregivers Month, BrightStar Care took a look at the most popular family caregiver activities across the country. Based on national search data from Google, gardening with seniors is popular in the South region.No...

August 25th, 2017 Helping Seniors Stay Safe During the Holidays

The holidays are upon us, and that means great food, family and friends. This is a time of year when many families visit their aging loved ones, often seeing them face-to-face for the first time in months, perhaps an entire year. That’s why...

August 25th, 2017 Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month

President Ronald Reagan designated November as National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month in 1983. Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States. Every 67 seconds someone in the United States develops...

April 1st, 2016 Occupational Therapy for Seniors

April is National Occupational Therapy Month. Occupational therapy helps people participate in the things they want and need to do through the therapeutic use of everyday activities, or occupations. Common occupational therapy interventions...

December 1st, 2014 Answering Your Questions About the Flu Shot

Flu season is here. With chilly temperatures and harmful viruses spreading, there’s no better time to get your annual flu shot. But did you know this year’s flu shot will offer protection against H1N1 virus, in addition to two other influenza...