Bone fractures is a common problems affecting seniors, and one of the main causes of bone fracture is osteoporosis. According to the National Institutes of Health, there are over 40 million in the United States alone suffering from Osteoporosis or are at risk due to their low bone mass.
While the disease is not reversible, it is treatable via preventing bone fractures. Treatments usually include balanced diet that is rich in calcium, supplementing it with adequate vitamin D consumptoin, and keep the bone strong by having a regular exercise program. In addition, understand the importance of fall prevention helps a great deal in avoiding bone fractures. With a caregiving service, an experienced care professional help in eliminating fall risks such as cleaning out any clusters on the floor, assisting in hygiene/bathing management, any help in other physically demanding daily living activities.
Many clients around Los Angeles have trusted A-1 Home Care for our caregiver service since 1991, and we are proud to continue our tradition of improving quality of life of seniors in our community. No matter if they have mobility issue, arthritis, osteoporosis, or other senior ailments, we are confident in finding the right caregiver for any home care needs. We set high standards for all our caregivers, requiring at least 2 years of caregiving experience, and must have proof for CPR and First Aid certification. Two decades of experience in After Surgery care, Kidney Disease Care, Diabetes Care, Brain Injury Care, Parkinson’s Care, Heart Attack care, Alzheimer’s Care, and other elderly care needs. Service overage includes Malibu, Santa Monica, Studio City, Palos Verdes, Hollywood, Beverly Hills Marina Del Rey, Redondo Beach, and cities around Los Angeles and Orange County.