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  • Blog

    How Stroke Survivors Rediscover Mobility with Physical Therapy

    November 15, 2023

    Every year, thousands of individuals face the harrowing experience of suffering a stroke. The aftermath can be life-altering, with many stroke survivors grappling with a significant loss of mobility. But hope is not lost. Through dedicated physical therapy, countless stroke survivors have been able to reclaim their independence and embrace a life of renewed movement.

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    What to Expect in Memory Care Assisted Living

    When the need arises for our loved ones to receive professional care, navigating the many options available can be daunting. BrightStar Care Homes™ Boise offers an unparalleled experience by merging the comforts of a traditional home with professional, compassionate care in an assisted living and memory care setting.

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    Why Transitional Home Care is Vital for a Safe Recovery

    Whether you’ve spent time regaining strength in a hospital or a skilled nursing facility (SNF), the real journey often begins after you're discharged. Enter transitional home care, your companion to ensure that the recovery period back home isn’t just safe and secure, but also tailored for a thoroughly safe and optimal recovery. The transition back to everyday life becomes not just a possibility, but a pleasantly navigable adventure.

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    How Memory Care Establishes Stability for Dementia Patients

    In the expansive realm of healthcare, memory care stands out as a guiding light for dementia patients and their families. As we recognize September as World Alzheimer's Month, understanding the nuances of memory care and its impact on dementia patients is of utmost importance.

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    How Occupational Therapy Enhances Cognitive Function in Alzheimer's

    Alzheimer's disease, a relentless degenerative brain disorder, affects the patient and ripples distress through their families, friends, and caregivers. Amid emerging treatments, occupational therapy stands out as a practical approach to managing cognitive decline. Let's dive deep into understanding how this therapy is pivotal in enhancing cognitive functions in individuals battling Alzheimer's.

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    How Assisted Living Enhances Life for People with Memory Loss

    Explore how assisted living enhances the lives of those with memory loss conditions like Alzheimer's and dementia. Discover personalized care, cognitive health initiatives, and a nurturing environment, providing enhanced well-being and peace of mind.

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    3 Questions to Find the Ideal At-Home Pediatric Nurse

    August 15, 2023

    By asking the right questions and gaining valuable insights, you can ensure your child receives the best possible care in the comfort of your home. As an experienced parent, you understand that finding the perfect at-home pediatric nurse involves careful consideration and research.

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    Choosing the Best Senior Living Community for Your Elderly Loved Ones

    July 31, 2023

    When providing the best care for our elderly loved ones, choosing the right senior living community is crucial. Assisted living and memory care are two options that cater to individuals with unique needs. In this article, we will explore the differences between assisted living and memory care, their benefits, who can benefit from each, and important factors to consider when selecting the ideal senior living community for elderly family members.

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    5 Ways Companion Care Enhances Seniors' Lives

    July 15, 2023

    In today's fast-paced world, seniors often face various challenges that can impact their overall well-being. As individuals age, they may experience feelings of isolation, loneliness, and the need for additional support. Companion care has emerged as a valuable solution to address these concerns. In this article, we will explore five ways companion care enhances seniors' lives, providing a comprehensive overview of its benefits.

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    Exploring the Features of a Community-Focused Home

    In 2016, Caroline  Moore, who was already operating another location for BrightStar Care, approached the company for another senior living community. A year later, plans for this remarkable project were set in motion. Moore's vision seamlessly came to life through a collaborative process with architect Jeff Hatch, creating a truly remarkable space.