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When it’s Time to RetireSeptember 1, 2018
It is tough to say goodbye, regardless of the number of hours spent year after year and becoming comfortable to the work atmosphere. But it is the inevitable when “retirement” is brought up or the time to do so gets closer and closer.
Our seniors at A-1 Home Care agency are retired citizens; however, most are placed in retirement due to health conditions that can be progressing. It is important to not avoid any physical and even mental state signs when it comes to our health. Each year, many people end up in critical condition if they do not check in with themselves from time to time. Our caregivers are skilled in these areas to assist our seniors with physical and mental modernization. This goes for all ages, especially for those who start to experience any of these symptoms because if so, maybe it is time to retire (Investopedia, 2017):
- Debts are paid off — Finally! Now, go take some time and relax and celebrate, but with caution, depending how heavy the debts were…or still is.
- Healthcare is covered for life.
- Your budget is livable and retiring will not affect that.
- Burned out — Whether this may be physical or mental, burning out is certainly a sign to take a step back or reconsider things if it becomes frequent. Long term affects can occur if it is not taken care of sooner than later.
If your loved one has just retired and/or is needing further assistance with their day-to-day tasks from getting up in the morning to personal hygiene, then give our Long Beach office (310) 657-8780 or Santa Fe Springs headquarters (562) 929-8400 a call and our agency will place you with one of our certified caregivers, who are screened extensively from drug to sex offender background before they are brought on.
Maintaining Heart Health in Long BeachAugust 1, 2018
Heart health is certainly a key to overall health and this is true at any age. There is always time to try and adopt healthy habits and patterns to nurture our heart and with commitment to healthier living we can all better treat our bodies as we get older. Heart Attack and Failure Care is available for those in need and our Home Care Professionals are available on both Hourly and Live-In schedules. As our loved ones progress to their elder years, stress can arise if they are taking proper care of themselves or if they taking the steps to stay happy and healthy. At A-1 Home Care in Long Beach, we offer a range of services to families in need of Non-Medical Home Care and we provide In Home Care for those recovering from illness or injury, may be possible fall risk or in need of Companion Care to stay on top of dieting or medication reminders. Here a 5 Factors that can determine our future heart health:
- Blood Pressue
- Body Mass Index
- Fruit and Veggies
STOP SMOKING-Smoking cigarettes leads to exposure to hundreds of chemical, many are known to cause cancer. This unhealthy habit not only puts us in danger to cancer of the lungs, but also stomach, bladder, kidney, mouth and throat. There are many methods for kicking the habit available.
A-1 Home Care is a proud CAHSAH Member and State Licensed Home Care agency. All of our qualified Home Care Professionals are thoroughly screen before placement and here to help you! With offices in Santa Fe Springs, Newport Beach and Pasadena, A-1 Home Care is proud to serve all of Los Angeles and Orange County. Call us today for free quote at 562-929-8400 or 949-650-3800.