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Home care in Woodbury, NY

  • 136 Woodbury Road
  • Suite 203
  • Woodbury, NY 11797

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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...

August 14th, 2018 Some Forms of Cancer are on the Rise on Long Island

Elevated Incidence of Four Forms of Cancer in Long Island and Nassau CountyDelthia Ricks at Newsday reports that scientists used mapping techniques and statistical analyses to identify three Long Island communities that have a higher-than-expected...

July 9th, 2018 North Shore Nassau County Seniors: How Much Do You Know About Chronic Kidney Disease?

North Shore Nassau County Seniors Should Learn About Chronic Kidney Disease and How if Effects ThemWhat is Chronic Kidney Disease?Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a progressive loss in kidney function over a period of months or years. Each of...

June 25th, 2018 Chronic Conditions Effect North Shore Nassau County Seniors

Nassau County Seniors Suffer with Chronic Conditions, but BrightStar Care Can Help!  Usually when an older person is diagnosed with a chronic condition, there is an immediate feeling of facing a loss of freedom and autonomy, a sense that his...

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 North Shore Nassau County Seniors with Sleeping Disorders: North Shore University Health System Can Help

It is common knowledge that good sleep helps to promote good health for North Shore Nassau County seniors. The Sleep Center at NorthShore University HealthSystem is a great resource for seniors to explore who are suffering with sleeping disorders....

February 21st, 2018 Heart Rate Advice for North Shore Nassau Seniors

Do you know the difference between your heart rate when you are active vs when you are at rest? Do you know what it should be? If you do not,  check out your local American Heart Association chapter for a chart. Staying afloat on your heart...

February 12th, 2018 February is American Heart Month

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States.    The good news? It is also one of the most preventable.  Making heart-healthy choices, knowing your family health history and the risk...

February 1st, 2018 Nassau County Home Care Client Video Testimonial

Take a look at our Client's testimonial about our Personal Care Assistance in Nassau County {^widget|(name)YouTubeVideo|(VideoURL)https%3a%2f%2fwww.youtube.com%2fwatch%3fv%3dmcwRR0BFJXI|(Width)425|(Height)355|(AutoPlay)False|(widget...

January 27th, 2018 Home Safety for Nassau Seniors: Eliminating Fall Risks in the Home

With aging comes change in lifestyle. This may include your living set-up. Your North Shore Nassau County senior may not have to move into a new home, but may just need to rearrange at home. For example, make sure your loved one is safe by...

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