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  • Norwalk, CT 06851

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July 5th, 2016 Happy Caregivers Provide A Higher Standard Of Care

These are quotes from BrightsStar caregivers surveyed by an independent third party… “BrightStar stands apart from everyone. They are bubbly, willing, and a breath of fresh air. I’ve never been this satisfied before.” “The management is...

July 1st, 2016 How to Prevent Elderly Heat Stroke and Heat Exhaustion

Caring for an elderly parent through summer’s intense heat requires special considerations. This is due largely to the potential for heat stroke and heat exhaustion, which affect adults over 65 more than most. Why? As we age, our bodies’ internal...

June 29th, 2016 Tips for Planning Fun Summer Activities for Seniors

We all enjoy engaging in fun summer activities, and seniors are no exception. Of course, heading outdoors with a parent who may require special food or medicines takes a little planning. Below, we’ve outlined five activities the whole family can...

June 23rd, 2016 10 Activities to Do With a Loved One Who Has Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia are progressive illnesses. It’s understandable then that when a loved one receives an Alzheimer’s diagnosis, many families respond with an urgent wish to spend more time together. However, finding...

June 21st, 2016 We Provide Alzheimer's / Dementia Trained Caregivers

Our nurses are trained and certified by The National & International Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners for all stages of dementia and Alzheimer's. We provide ongoing training for our caregivers offering a Higher Standard of Care and...

June 17th, 2016 The Three Most Common Types of Dementia

It’s not uncommon to hear the terms “dementia” and “Alzheimer’s disease” used interchangeably, but the two are quite different. Dementia is a general term for a severe loss of memory and other cognitive capacities caused by physical changes in the...

June 7th, 2016 We Value Our Gold And Plan On Keeping It As Our Standard

For the third consecutive year The Joint Commission, the nation’s oldest and largest standards setting agency in health care, has presented BrightStar with their prestigious Enterprise Champion for Quality Gold Seal Award. This means that we have...

June 3rd, 2016 Skin Care Tips from Senior Care in Westport CT

Senior Care in Westport CT (203) 810-4800Senior care and skin care go hand and hand. Even during the summer months of heat and humidity, aging skin needs a little more TLC. BrightStar Care, your resource for senior care in Westport, offers this...

May 31st, 2016 What Is Alzheimer’s? Five Frequently Asked Questions

Alzheimer’s disease affects more than 47 million people worldwide, and that number continues to grow. Experts estimate 76 million people will suffer from the degenerative cognitive disease by 2030[1]. Recognizing the ever-pressing need for...

May 26th, 2016 Support Alzheimer's Awareness Month

Whether or not you have a loved one living with Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia, chances are you’re aware of the devastating effects of these diseases. Indeed, with more than 47 million people worldwide affected (projections estimate this...

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