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December 8th, 2017 FEATURED Season for Caring - Providing a Caregiver for Austin Man with ALS and a Job for His Son

BrightStar Care Provides A Full Scholarship for Medical Training as a Certified Nursing Assistant and a Job for Son caring for his Father with ALSWhen BrightStar Care of Austin found out about the Gracia Family's need through Hospice Austin...

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 10th, 2018 Changing Your Sleeping Habits: Austin Seniors Aging Well

As an aging Austin senior, you may find yourself sleepy in the middle of the day. You may even feel the strong desire to nap. Do not be concerned if this is the case. This is not necessarily an indication that you need more sleep. You may just...

February 19th, 2018 Heart Health for the Aging Austin Senior

As you age, so does your heart. Your heart is unable to beat as quickly while engaged in physical activity, or even in the midst of stress. This does not necessarily mean however, that you will have heart problems as an Austin senior. Heart and...

February 12th, 2018 Becoming Your Parent’s Caregiver

Becoming Your Parent’s Caregiver It’s an all-too-familiar scenario for millions of adults: Dad and Mom are getting older and can no longer complete their day-to-day activities without some assistance. “But” they say, ...

January 27th, 2018 Austin Seniors: Tips on Balance and Safety

  1. Locate a helpful exercise or balance class. Key elements of the program should include: rebuilding muscle strength, balance, as well as flexibility. 2. Home safety check is the first step. Clear pathways throughout your entire house,...

January 10th, 2018 Please Leave Us a Review on Google

To help others know about the experience you've had with the care we've provided, we need your help.   You will need to be signed into a Google (Gmail) Account to leave a review.1.   Just click or tap on this...

December 19th, 2017 Caregiving for the Austin Senior Caregiver During the Holidays

Care for Yourself and Your Austin Senior During The Holidays The holidays are by far the easiest time of year for anyone to get stressed, including caregivers. Every day life already is stressful, so when the holidays come around, it’s no...

December 15th, 2017 Tips for Successful Visits with Austin Seniors During the Holidays

Tips for Visiting with Austin Seniors This Holiday Season and All Year Long The holidays offer families a special opportunity to celebrate common bonds. But what about elderly family members who live alone? It is always important to include these...

November 27th, 2017 November is National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month

BrightStar Care of Austin Celebrates Alzheimer's Awareness MonthSince November is National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month, here are some thoughtful tips for communicating with someone with Alzheimer's or dementia:Never argue,...

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