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Understanding Older Adults' Civil Rights


January 20, 2022 Life Planning
Older adults have faced abuse, injustice and discrimination simply because of their age. But federal laws have been passed to protect their civil rights and help them access valuable social services.
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Exercise and Arthritis


January 19, 2022 Community Involvement
Stephanie Humphries, Owner of Right at Home of Cedar Rapids, IA, recently presented on the topic of Exercise and Arthritis to a group of older adults at Villas at Stoney Point.
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Nutrient-Rich Foods Important for Seniors


January 18, 2022 Health & Safety
The most nutrient-rich foods don’t need any fancy marketing, or even much packaging. These are foods that are high in vitamins, minerals, lean protein and complex carbohydrates, and are relatively low in calories.

Fall Prevention Presentation


January 17, 2022 Caregiving | Community Involvement | Fall Prevention
Stephanie Humphries, Owner of Right at Home of Cedar Rapids, IA, recently presented Fall Prevention information to the NARFE as a part of her role as a speaker for Linn County TRIAD. 
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Older Adults Are Targeted by Health Fraud


January 13, 2022 Family & Loved Ones
With disposable income, concerning ailments, and the desire to slow down aging, older adults are a prime target for health fraud. Learn how you can spot a health promise that’s too good to be true.
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5 Tips From Pharmacists for Older Adults


January 11, 2022 Health & Safety
If you’re not sure about the exact role a pharmacist can play in your health care plan, here are five ways they can be of service to elderly patients.
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Why Won’t My Loved One Accept Care Assistance?


January 06, 2022 Family & Loved Ones
If your aging loved one is reluctant to accept help, learn how you can overcome the most common objections to get them the care they need and deserve.
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Help Older Loved Ones Overcome Challenges to Eating Well


January 04, 2022 Health & Safety
As we grow older, we can face barriers to good nutrition. Here are five common challenges and how families can work with older loved ones to overcome them.
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DAWN Dementia Care


January 03, 2022
Stephanie Humphries, Owner of Right at Home Cedar Rapids, IA, has had the honor and pleasure of completing her DAWN Dementia Care Specialist training. This training allows her to educate our clients and their families in navigating through the progression of dementia and how to optimize their relationships and overall quality of life for those involved. In addition, she is able to teach our caregivers on best practices and techniques for delivering dementia care.
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6 Ways to Fight Post-Holiday Blues


December 30, 2021 Family & Loved Ones
Coming down from the excitement and stress of the holiday season can lead to feeling tired or sad. We have six tips to help you combat the post-holiday blues.

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