Gray Healthcare Foundation
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At the heart of elderly care
According to the CDC, “Elder abuse is an intentional act or failure to act that causes or creates a risk of harm to an older adult. An older adult is someone age 60 or older. The abuse often occurs at the hands of a caregiver or a person the elder trusts.” This is a violationContinue reading “Elder Abuse Awareness”
Hypertention is the sustained elevation of resting systolic blood pressure >130mmHg and diastolic blood pressure >80mmHg. Hypertension is usually classifies as primary and secondary hypertension. Primary hypertension is the most common type; it is hypertension with no known cause while secondary has an identifiable cause like chronic kidney disease and apnea among others. Risk FactorsContinue reading “Hypertensive care- Lifestyle Modifications”
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