What is Parkinson’s Disease?

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Parkinson’s disease is a nervous system diseases that is common among those over 50 years old. Parkinson’s disease is caused by the lack of dopamine, a brain chemical that sends message from the nervous system to the brain. The reason why Parkinson’s disease occurs is yet unknown, but it is generally inherited. Parkinson’s disease impairs the nervous system causing  tremor and difficulty walking, moving, and coordination. There is currently  no cure for Parkinson’s disease. However, there are treatments for Parkinson’s disease. Primarily, Parkinson’s is treated with medication that can increase the level of dopmaine to reduce the systems. PubMed Health gives an in depth look in “Parkinson’s disease“.

Downey In Home Care can assist Parkinson patients with professional Parkinson’s Care. Downey In Home Care also offers Parkinson care in other cities including WhittierCerritosLong BeachSeal Beach and other cities in the Los Angeles County and Orange County.

Call Downey In Home Care today (562) 904-2878 to learn more about our Parkinson care

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Hospice Care for Cancer

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When a cancer patient is diagnosed with stage four cancer and treatment no longer works, families might start considering hospice care. Hospice care is usually requested by patients in the final stages of their life, approximately six months or less. Hospice is not just for cancer patients, but for anyone in any age with a terminal illness. some might view hospice care as giving up, but it is actually a way for patients to remain in control and choose how they would like to live for the rest of their lives. The main purpose and goal of hospice is to provide positive quality of life and reduce as much pain or discomfort as possible. There are different supporting roles that gets involved in providing hospice care including registered nurses and home helpers. Learn more about “Hospice Care” from American Cancer Society and how it can help cancer patients.

Downey In Home Care works with professional caregivers who can provide hospice care. Caregivers treat all clients and their families with respect. Downey In Home Care also offers hospice care in other cities including WhittierCerritosLong BeachSeal Beach and other cities in the Los Angeles County and Orange County.

Call Downey In Home Care today (562) 904-2878 to learn more about our hospice care

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