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How to Support Your Loved Ones Who Have Diabetes

Diabetes is a chronic condition that affects over 37 million Americans. The disease requires daily self-management, which can be both challenging and stressful. If you have a loved one who has diabetes, you may wonder how you can best support them and help them cope with their condition. Here are some tips on how to be a supportive and caring…

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How to Prevent and Treat Pneumonia

Pneumonia is a serious infection of the lungs that can cause difficulty breathing, fever, cough, and chest pain. Pneumonia can affect anyone, but some people are more at risk, such as older adults, children, and people with chronic diseases or weak immune systems. Pneumonia can be caused by different types of germs, such as bacteria, viruses, or fungi, and it…

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AmeriCare Medical team at the Top Workplace event. From left to right: Joshua Schacht (HR Generalist); Madelyn Darbonne (Marketing Specialist); Greg Jamian (President & CEO); David Kashat (HR Recruiter).

AmeriCare Medical Wins 2023 Michigan Top Workplace Award Presented by the Detroit Free Press

AmeriCare Medical has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2023 honor by the Detroit Free Press. Every year, the Detroit Free Press recognizes top businesses throughout the entire state of Michigan. Whether individuals are searching for employment, considering a career change, or seeking services from a reputable company with exceptional staff and working conditions, AmeriCare Medical stands out as a trusted choice to offer…

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How to Choose the Best Medical Equipment for COPD

COPD, or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, is a lung condition that affects millions of people worldwide. It causes breathing difficulties, coughing, wheezing, and reduced quality of life. COPD can also increase the risk of other health problems, such as heart disease, lung cancer, and infections. If you or someone you love has COPD, you may wonder what kind of medical…

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What is the Best Way to Clean and Store a Nebulizer?

A nebulizer is a device that converts liquid medication into a fine mist that can be inhaled through a mouthpiece or a mask. Nebulizers are often used by people with respiratory conditions, such as asthma, COPD, or cystic fibrosis, to deliver medication directly to their lungs. However, nebulizers can also harbor bacteria, viruses, fungi, or mold if they are not…

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7 Easy Ways to Reduce Stress and Enjoy Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time to celebrate with family and friends, to express gratitude, and to enjoy a delicious feast. However, for many people, Thanksgiving can also be a source of stress and anxiety. Whether it’s due to the pressure of hosting, the expectations of guests, the lack of time, the travel hassles, or the family conflicts, stress can ruin your…

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10 Easy Exercises for Seniors

Exercise is important for people of all ages, but especially for seniors who want to stay healthy, active, and independent. Exercise can improve your physical and mental well-being, prevent or manage chronic conditions, reduce the risk of falls and injuries, and enhance your quality of life. However, not all exercises are suitable for seniors, as some may be too strenuous,…

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The arm of an elderly individual is holding a weight while the arm of a younger home health aide helps them hold it.

What are the Benefits of Physical Therapy?

Physical therapy is a form of health care that helps people of all ages and abilities improve their movement, function, and quality of life. Physical therapists are trained professionals who evaluate, diagnose, and treat various conditions that affect the musculoskeletal, neurological, cardiovascular, and respiratory systems. Physical therapy can benefit anyone who has pain, injury, illness, disability, or other health issues…

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Top Benefits of a Lift Chair

A lift chair is a special type of recliner that can help you get in and out of your seat with ease. It has a motorized mechanism that lifts the entire chair up from its base and tilts it forward, allowing you to stand up or sit down without straining your muscles or joints. A lift chair can also recline…

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AmeriCare Medical Inc. Advances its Commitment to Health Equity and Inclusion for All Patients

AmeriCare Medical Inc. and its Board of Directors are taking measures to operationalize health equity within the company in light of growing concerns regarding discrimination in the healthcare sector. AmeriCare Medical Inc. aims to set a precedent for the home healthcare industry, encouraging others to prioritize diversity, equity, and inclusion as essential components of quality patient care.   Troy, Michigan…

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