A Guide to Finding the Right Long Term Insurance Plans

Long term care insurance differs from traditional health insurance in that it is designed to cover services and support for a longer time period, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. These services and support include personal assistance as...

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How to Shop for Home Care

When shopping for home care, you’re sure to have plenty of questions and likely a few concerns. The care of your loved one is number one in guiding this process. You may be asking yourself “How do I find the home care services that meet my loved one’s needs?” How can...

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Matrix Home Health Care Specialists Is Hiring!

Matrix Home Health Care Specialists is a Minnesota licensed, Comprehensive home health care agency. We provide home health assistance to elderly and disabled adults who live at home or in a supportive care setting. Our team strives to provide quality, professional,...

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Is it Time to Hire Home Care for Your Parent?

At various stages of our lives we’ll need a little extra help at home. Maybe it’s after the birth of a baby or career change. The truth is nearly all of us enjoy being at home where things are familiar and comfortable. Our homes hold dear memories and some of our...

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How to Know When Your Aging Parents Need Extra Help

No matter our age the idea of giving up our independence is hard to bear. There will come a time when your parents need more help, but they may be reluctant to let you know. This reluctance is often rooted in denial and the desire to maintain autonomy. Likewise, it’s...

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National Physical Therapy Month: Aging Well for Seniors

October was National Physical Therapy Month, an annual event hosted by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). The APTA seeks to highlight the importance of physical therapists and physical therapy assistants in our communities. They are recognized for...

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Heat, Humidity and Seniors: How to Stay Healthy and Happy

As temperatures rise, you may find yourself dreaming of cooler days and looking for ways to beat the heat. Hot weather can make us feel lethargic, weak and physically exhausted especially when humidity is present. The situation is worse for seniors. Extreme heat and...

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