Category Archives: Elderly

November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month!

“It’s about how you live.” That’s the theme of this year’s National Hospice and Palliative Care Month 2017. Brashear Family Medical encourages everyone to learn about what care options are available when facing a serious or life-limiting illness—long before a … Continue reading

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Fall Prevention Awareness Week: Tips for Preventing Falls

Falls are the leading cause of injury deaths, unintentional injuries and hospital admissions for trauma among older adults. They can have a serious impact on older adults’ quality of life and independence. In recognition of Falls Prevention Awareness Week, Brashear … Continue reading

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Long-Term Care Planning for Our Elderly Loved Ones

It’s the holiday season! This means holiday festivities that including music, food, gifts—and most importantly—family. Now is the time to start the discussion, if you haven’t already, with your elderly loved ones. You can never know for sure if your … Continue reading

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