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Importance of Flu Vaccinations for Seniors

Importance of Flu Vaccinations for Seniors

The flu virus is not something to be taken lightly, especially if you’re a senior. A simple vaccination can help prevent serious complications like high fevers, respiratory issues, bronchitis, pneumonia, inflammation of the heart, brain or muscle tissues, and...

Tips for Bath Safety

Tips for Bath Safety

The bathroom is the most dangerous room in the house. In fact, 80% of all falls in seniors occur in the bathroom. You may be wondering how one of the smallest rooms in the house could be considered the  most dangerous. The combination of a slick and confined area with...

Caring for Alzheimer’s Dementia

Caring for Alzheimer’s Dementia

Alzheimer’s Dementia is a disease that progressively worsens over time--affecting one’s memory and their cognitive functions. If you’ve ever been a caregiver for someone with this disease, you know how hard it can be as your loved one may forget basic activities,...

Vitamin D Deficiency in Seniors

Vitamin D Deficiency in Seniors

According to studies, most of us are deficient in Vitamin D. One estimation states that over 1 billion people worldwide have low levels of Vitamin D in their blood.  On top of that, a good portion of us has no idea we’re even lacking in that department! Since the...

Crohn’s and Colitis Awareness Week

December 1st marks the beginning of Crohn’s & Colitis Awareness Week, a campaign with the goal of increasing the awareness of inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) that over 1.6 million Americans suffer from. The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation is...

Taking on the Holidays as a Caregiver

Taking on the Holidays as a Caregiver

Our culture tends to encourage an unrealistic image of perfection when it comes to the holiday season and many caregivers can feel flat out overwhelmed in the face of the holiday season. Unfortunately for many caregivers, this time of year can be less about the...

What You May Not Know About Type 2 Diabetes

What You May Not Know About Type 2 Diabetes

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention states that diabetes is the 7th leading cause of death in the United States, and affects more than 30 million people in the U.S. (although only 25% of people actually know they have it). In addition, more than 84 million...

How to Avoid Family Conflict Over Senior Care

How to Avoid Family Conflict Over Senior Care

No doubt about it--taking care of your aging parent is exhausting. It’s draining emotionally, physically, and financially. And although most like to think that everyone in the family will get along well--especially when it comes to the care of their parents, the...

30 Warning Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer’s

30 Warning Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer’s

One in three seniors in America dies with Alzheimer’s, or some other form of dementia. It is the 6th leading cause of death in the US. In fact, it kills more than breast cancer and prostate cancer combined. The Alzheimer’s Association reports that an estimated 5.5...

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Primrose Home Care and Hospice is a leading provider of home health and hospice services in Northern Utah. Based in Logan, we serve patients in Cache, Box Elder, and Rich Counties. Locally owned and operated since 2006, our group is a recognized leader in providing the highest quality professionals to deliver family-centered care that helps people remain in the comfort of their own homes.