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Home Health Care for Those With Lupus

Lupus is a chronic inflammatory autoimmune disease that affects an estimated 5 million people around the globe. Symptoms vary from mild to severe but can affect multiple body systems. Although the disease is well controlled in some people, others experience serious complications that can be disabling or even life-threatening.

If you suffer from lupus and have problems with mobility or cognition-especially if you developed the condition late in life-and aren’t able to function without assistance, you may need help from others. But if don’t have family or friends available to help you, your doctor may order a visiting nurse or another health care professional to come to your home to provide services and monitor for complications. Read on to learn more about home health care if it’s a care option you’re considering. Read more

5 Essential Kitchen Tools for People With Arthritis

Arthritis can be painful, and it can also make it hard to live on your own. If you or a loved one has arthritis, you may need to invest in special tools to help throughout the house. Here’s a look at some key items that can help foster independence in the kitchen, even with arthritis: Read more

Queen City Homecare Receives 2017 Best of Home Care®–Employer of Choice Award

Cincinnati – Queen City Homecare announced today that it has received the 2017 Best of Home Care – Employer of Choice Award from Home Care Pulse. The Employer of Choice Award is granted only to the top-ranking home care providers, based on caregiver satisfaction scores gathered by Home Care Pulse, an independent satisfaction research firm for home care. Queen City Homecare is now ranked among the best employers of in-home caregivers in the region.

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7 Benefits of Aging in Place

The concept of “aging in place” is becoming more popular. Aging in place simply consists of staying at home and having a caregiver come to you for any assistance and medical care you need.

In this blog, we’ll go over seven of the top reasons to age in place. Read more