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Elderly Sleep Concerns in NewportSeptember 1, 2018
The are many things we can do to put our best foot forward for health and wellness. Eating the right foods and portions of healthy nutrients is a start. Drinking lots of water and engaging in exercise is another one. Near the top of the list should definitely be sleep. Giving your body the chance to recharge has immeasurable importance. But what happens when your quiet time of rest is interrupted? Has sleep disorder kept you from getting a full night’s rest? If you awake each morning feeling drowsy still, not may be time to speak with your physician about your sleep patterns. Not giving your body the appropriate amount of rest it needs can be very dangerous to your health.
Not getting enough to sleep can affect so many parts of lives. There lies a correlation between car crashes, spousal problems, under performing in the work place, memory inconsistency and mood swings. To make matters worse, studies also propose that a sleep disorder can lead to heart disease, obesity and diabetes.
What are the signs of a sleep disorder?
- feeling of drowsiness throughout the day
- difficulty falling asleep or remaining asleep
- apnea or intermittent breathing stoppages
- restless leg syndrome
It is said that almost 50% of Senior men and women are living with at least one sleep problem. As we get older, it is common the development of insomnia or other sleep related issues. There are stressors in our lives we can address that can transition into healthy sleep patterns.
A-1 Home Care has been established since 1991 and is the leader in caregiver services for good reason. Our senior caregivers are expertly trained and come with 2 years’ professional experience with verifiable references. Each one of our in-home caregivers are TB tested, CPR certified and first-aid trained. Our 24 hour home care services and hourly options can help improve the quality of life for your elderly loved one. We are open 24 hours a day, 7 days week. Call us at (949) 650-3800 to learn more about home care service the A-1 way today!
Different Care Options for Elderly in Newport BeachAugust 1, 2018
Finding care options for the elderly can become a heavy burden. Having to go through interviews and background checks can turn into a lot of work for just one person. In addition, finding professional companion care services can become a hefty job when looking at different caregiver agencies. A-1 Home Care is dedicated to providing the most qualified and professional caretakers in the industry. We are a licensed, bonded and insured company and offer affordable non-medical home care service.
Our caregivers provide the utmost care and attention to their clients. We offer live-in and live-out caregivers and provide hourly as well as 24 hour service. Our certified home health aides all have at least two years of experience and are CPR-certified and First Aid trained. A-1 Home Care strives to assign a companion that will be compatible with you and your loved one. We do this by asking you a few questions about yourself to narrow down a caregiver then we allow you the opportunity to interview caregivers until you find the perfect fit for your family. It is our mission to help you invite a new family member into your home to assist you in any way possible.
A-1 Home Care also prides themselves in having nurse assistants that have worked as hospital sitters in hospitals such as Hoag Hospital Presbyterian, Saddleback Memorial Medical Center, and Kaiser Permanente Bellflower. There is a strong demand for competent caregivers and we strongly guarantee the utmost positive service. Our caregivers provide assistance with
- transportation to run errands or for appointments
- meal preparation
- light housecleaning and laundry
- assistance at religious services and activities
- and aid with vacation and travel
At A-1 Home Care we do our best to provide you with a professional caregiver as well as a friendly companion. We currently service the communities in Orange County including Newport Beach, Huntington Beach, Costa Mesa and Balboa Island. For more information, please give our friendly representatives a call at (949) 650-3800 or (562) 929-8400.