…nutrition is vitally important, no matter the age. If you have an elder loved one who is struggling to overcome senior nutrition barriers, contact Advanced Home Health Care for help from expert providers of home care Birmingham and the surrounding areas trust with loved ones in need. We can plan and prepare delicious, healthy meals and help improve… Read More
In our last blog post, we shared some age-related issues that can keep older adults from eating well, but what about when unhealthy eating habits lead to cognitive impairment? Malnutrition in seniors is more common than you may realize. According to the National Resource on Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Aging, as many as 35 to 50% of the… Read More
…other, it can be tough to gauge how healthy senior parents actually are. One of the leading aspects of concern in growing older is a decline in dietary behaviors resulting in poor senior nutrition. If you’re concerned that your aging loved ones may not be getting appropriate nutrients to stay healthy and well, the following quick assessment can help… Read More
Learn how your nutritional needs change as you age. We all know that a nutritious diet is crucial for a healthy body. What many people don’t know, however, is how your nutritional needs change as you age. Analysts at Tufts University have created the MyPlate system, an enhancement on the former food pyramid, which provides updated and improved nutritional… Read More
…an approved nutrition plan.
- Decide on your favorites. Review choices during a holiday meal, and select your top two carbs to enjoy. For instance, figure out if you’d prefer to have stuffing or rolls, or pick between mashed potatoes and sweet potatoes, as opposed to indulging in all of the choices.
- Bring your own. When attending a holiday gathering
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…strengths and resourcesTrack health, activity, nutrition, etc.Screen and arrange for other services and supportCoordinate with financial, legal and medical providersCommunicate regularly with family members Read More
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…cells of the pancreas. Without these cells, sugar from the food an individual consumes cannot be removed out of the blood and starts to build up. When sugar develops within the blood rather than in the body’s cells, the cells start to starve for nutrition, causing other systems within the person’s body to work to provide energy to keep the… Read More
…air that is too damp. Strive for a level of around 40% humidity within the home for someone with COPD.
COPD patients can breathe easier with the help of Advanced Home Health Care. We can offer:
- Helpful educational information about COPD care and management
- Exercise tips to ease symptoms
- Nutrition and dietary suggestions
- Skills to best manage…