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10 Ideas To Make Money This Year

Posted by SRHH Staff on Jul 20, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Do you need an income boost? There are plenty of ways to make some extra money, and some of them are quick, easy. and even fun. Here are 10 ideas to make more money this year:

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4 Signs You're Unappreciated At Work

Posted by SRHH Staff on Jul 6, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Your job can have a major impact on your health, happiness, and well-being. If you work full time, you spend close to one-third of your week at your job. The way you spend that time will affect on your life, whether it’s positive or negative.

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Spoon River Home Health Provides Certification for Caregivers

Posted by SRHH Staff on Jun 22, 2018 10:00:00 AM

It can be daunting to embark on a new career. Maybe it’s time for you to consider more flexible work, or you hope to transition to a job that allows you to spend your days caring for others.

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Want to Spend More Time with Patients? Consider Home Care

Posted by SRHH Staff on Jun 8, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Employees who sought out work in a nursing home often have a similar goal: to offer companionship, comfort and aid to the residents. It’s a role that attracts people who want to help others, and offer their assistance however they can. If you work in a nursing home, you might have found that the one-on-one time you hoped to get with your patients is limited.

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9 Ways a Home Caregiver Can Help Improve Your Loved One's Quality of Life

Posted by SRHH Staff on May 31, 2018 10:00:00 AM

As we age, the daily tasks of living can become harder to accomplish. All the things that once seemed so easy now require planning and thought. It can lead to a sense of helplessness and frustration that permeates every aspect of life. A home caregiver is a vital link in helping a senior maintain a sense of control. Here are 9 ways caregivers can help improve quality of life. Aging is inevitable, doing so with grace and dignity is a Universal right.

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I'm Not Super Human

Posted by SRHH Staff on May 29, 2018 1:07:06 PM

A woman’s discovery of a priceless gift:

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How to Respond When a Loved One is Diagnosed with Alzheimer's

Posted by SRHH Staff on May 25, 2018 10:00:00 AM

An Alzheimer’s disease diagnosis can be scary and overwhelming, both for the patient and their loved ones. Even if the diagnosis was expected, the reality can feel intimidating. You might be wondering, “What now?”

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5 Signs That Your Loved One May Have Alzheimer's

Posted by SRHH Staff on May 11, 2018 10:00:00 AM

As people age, it’s common to experience some slight memory lapses. Your mother might forget about a doctor appointment, for example. Or your grandfather might take some time to recall your name.

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How to Prevent Falling: 4 Reasons to Hire a Caregiver

Posted by SRHH Staff on Apr 20, 2018 10:00:00 AM

If you help care for an elderly relative or friend, you are probably concerned about them falling. It’s understandable; when an older person falls, there can be very serious complications. And one out of four older people falls each year.

Hiring a caregiver can go a long way in protecting your loved one, as well as giving you some peace of mind. If you're wondering how to prevent falling, hiring a caregiver is great place to start.

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5 Common Causes of Falls in the Elderly

Posted by SRHH Staff on Apr 6, 2018 10:00:00 AM

For the elderly, falling down can be devastating. Older people are at far greater risk of broken 

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