Most people desire the very best medical care for our family members, but is it feasible that every so often, less is the most beneficial? According to a recent report published in Plos One by Dr. Martin Makary, professor of surgery and health policy at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine,Read More
It’s a club none of us wants to be a part of; nevertheless, as many as 10 million Americans are members: sharing a diagnosis of osteoarthritis. Caused by the wearing away of cartilage over the years, osteoarthritis often affects larger joints, such as the knees, and can be debilitating to a senior’s quality of life.Read More
Many people put off planning for their long-term care until it’s too late. Once an issue arises that prompts the need for care, searching for the right care for yourself or a loved one can be overwhelming. So, when is the right time to start thinking about the future of your care?Read More
Below is a cute video put out by The Joint Commission about reducing the risk of falling.
Roughly 1 of every 3 people age 65 and older is injured from a fall every year. Reducing the risk of a fall can help seniors live healthier and longer lives.Read More
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We are pleased to announce the opening of our new office in Sandwich, MA.
We can be found at: 449 Route 130, Suite 20, Sandwich.
North River Home Care provides our home health aides with some of the highest level of training on Alzheimers’s disease in the home care industry (For details on our dementia training see our page on Dementia & Alzheimer’s Care) . We provide home health care, elder care,Read More