Home care in La Grange, IL

  • 106 W. Calendar Ct.
  • Suite 163
  • La Grange, IL 60525

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November 2nd, 2017 Adult Cats Can Be Fine Pets for Seniors

Are you a family caregiver that is thinking about getting a pet for your elderly loved one? There’s no doubt that cats can provide numerous benefits for the physical and mental health of their owners. No matter what age, people really...

October 31st, 2017 We are hiring LPNs, RNs and Phlebotomists- Immediate openings!

BrightStar La Grange and the surrounding suburbs has immediate employment opportunities for LPNs, RNs and Phlebotomists. Interested candidates should apply immediately because they won't last long! Phlebotomists please apply HERE and...

October 18th, 2017 Tips for Avoiding Excess Sodium at Restaurants

When older adults are told by their physicians that they need to reduce their sodium intake, the change can be difficult at first. One of the things that many people struggle with when making dietary changes is eating out. Many restaurants serve...

October 4th, 2017 How Can Reaching out to Others Help You Fight Burnout as a Caregiver?

Caregiving can be incredibly rewarding, but it can also shrink your world down to just you and your care recipient. When that happens, you're at greater risk of burning out and you need to find a way to get out of that rut.Burnout Often...

September 20th, 2017 Caring for Someone with Middle Stage Alzheimer’s

When a senior reaches the middle stage of Alzheimer’s disease (AD), they begin to require more care than they previously did. The middle stage of AD is usually the longest stage of the disease and can last for years. Seniors may have more...

September 7th, 2017 International Clean Hands Week is September 17-23: Why is It So Important to Wash Hands?

Elder Care in La Grange IL: International Clean Hands Week is September 17-23: Why is It So Important to Wash Hands? Did you know that hand washing is so important that it has its own week? It’s true! In fact, it’s a week that is observed...

August 18th, 2017 August is Boomers Making a Difference Month: Five Baby Boomer Facts You Might Not Know

Caregivers in Westchester IL: August is Boomers Making a Difference Month: Five Baby Boomer Facts You Might Not Know August is Boomers Making a Difference Month, which celebrates the contributions the Baby Boomers generation has made to the...

August 3rd, 2017 When Counting Sheep Doesn’t Help: What Causes Insomnia in Seniors?

Senior Care in Western Springs IL: When Counting Sheep Doesn’t Help: What Causes Insomnia in Seniors? There’s a common misconception that having trouble sleeping is just part of the aging process, but it’s not. Trouble sleeping is usually...

April 6th, 2017 Video: Chatting with “The Bow Tie Guy”

Linda Kunicki, Community Liaison, talks with Chris MacLellan, #TheBowTieGuy, #thepurplejacket, about how our services are A HIGHER STANDARD in home care and medical staffing. [embed]https://youtu.be/StVYXQAmmIs[/embed]

April 4th, 2017 4 strategies when individuals with dementia refuse medication

By Sharon Roth Maguire, MS, RN, GNP-BC Chief Clinical Quality Officer, BrightStar Care People with Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia may take multiple medications. And because the risk of missing a dose or confusing pills is so high for...

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