Have you heard the term Senior Home Care but aren't quite certain what it means? Don't fret, Champion Home Health Care of Brevard County is here to explain all about how it and how it can help you and your loved one! If you have someone in your life that needs quite a bit of [...]
You are sniffly and feel like your energy is slowly draining away as the clock ticks by. What in the world is going on? Should you take ibuprofen or acetaminophen for this headache or do you let it pass? Is that cough you are experiencing due to allergies, it is Florida after all, or is [...]
This week we will discuss very basic ways you can make your home more accessible and user-friendly for your senior family members/friends.
It is important to plan ahead when you are traveling to and fro with your loved ones who have special accommodations or needs. You do not want to just fly by the seat of your pants when traveling with your senior.
Seniors are savvier than ever. They are utilizing technology at incredible rates and are taking their new-found freedom post-retirement to travel and see the world. In fact, one of the many reasons people choose to retire is to enjoy more personal and leisure time. A 2016 survey by Willis Tower Watson surveyed over 4,000 seniors [...]
August 19, 1988 was a significant day in our nation’s history, a day that many are not even aware exists. On this day, President Ronald Reagan proclaimed the necessity for an official day celebrating the seniors here in our country. Proclamation 5847 declared August 21 as National Senior Citizen Day. In an eloquent statement, President [...]
Health care certainly has changed over the years. Gone are the days of home visits. Nowadays, there are specialists for every condition, and while this is a great thing it can make doctor visits complex. In past years simple blood work and x-rays could be taken care of in-house rather than at a lab in [...]
Champion Home Health Care recently discussed the importance of having a PHR, personal health record. This is a collection of your personal health history including doctor visits, medications, blood work, procedures, etc. Having all of this information in one place helps you stay an informed consumer and allows you to make the best decisions regarding [...]
Hurricane season is just around the corner. The Atlantic hurricane season begins on June 1, 2017 and ends on November 30. During this time, residents of Brevard County are on the edge of their seats waiting and watching to see if tropical disturbances transition to tropical depressions and then onto tropical storms and then…hurricanes. As [...]
Champion Home Health Care is in the business of championing to keep your senior loved one aging safely, happily, and healthily at home all while providing peace of mind for the family. Our multitude of in home health care services are designed to help seniors and their families. We also strive to disseminate relevant information, [...]