Home care in Woodbury, NY

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

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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...

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 ...

November 12th, 2017 Exercises for Seniors to Try in the Northeast

In honor of National Family Caregivers Month, BrightStar Care took a look at the most popular family caregiver activities across the country. Based on national search data from Google, exercise with seniors is popular in the Northeast region.To...

October 31st, 2017 Caregiving for North Shore Nassau County Seniors with Cancer During the Holidays

Cancer, Caregiving, North Shore Nassau County Seniors, and the Holidays North Shore Nassau County Seniors and Caregiving During the Holidays Holidays are times to be documented and a time for nostalgia and memory making. It is a time when family...

October 31st, 2017 Managing Cancer Treatment for Your North Shore Nassau County Senior

Cancer Treatment Management for Your North Shore Nassau County Senior Management for Your North Shore Nassau County Senior’s Cancer Treatment A cancer diagnosis can be very daunting and scary. As a result, trying to get organized and...

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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