Home Care Help Blog

VNA of Ohio and the National Healthcare Conversation March 26, 2014

As a premiere home health and hospice provider, educator, and resource, Visiting Nurse Association of Ohio participates in a variety of online discussions regarding various health related topics. In an ever evolving and growing market, the national conversation has included the post-acute care setting, Alzheimer’s care, and family caregiver support.

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What is Diabetes and Are You at Risk? March 25, 2014

Nearly 10% of the United States population has diabetes, including 25% of seniors. If present trends continue, as many as 1 in 3 adults will have diabetes by the year 2050. Those who are affected by diabetes are required to make lifestyle changes and are at greater risk for serious health complications. In order to understand the risk factors, it is important to understand what causes the disease and if you are at risk.

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