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Home Helpers Boise Donates 10 Cases

Home Helpers Boise Donates 10 Cases We are grateful for the support from Home Helpers of Boise, an in-home health care agency that is locally owned and a trusted provider of quality and compassionate in-home care customized to your unique … Continue reading

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Thoughtful Gift Ideas for Persons with Alzheimer’s/Dementia

Thoughtful Gift Ideas for Persons with Alzheimer’s/Dementia So what makes a great gift? A gift that brings a smile with it. When choosing a gift for a person with Alzheimer’s\Dementia, it’s important to keep in mind what stage of the … Continue reading

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The 12 Rules of Christmas

Tips for the Holidays for a Person with Alzheimer’s or Dementia & Their Families Try to keep the number of guests to a minimum. Too many people can be overwhelming to a person with Dementia. Keep the area quiet, the … Continue reading

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Long-Term Care Insurance…For In-Home Care?

Nursing Home Insurance. That’s what Long Term Care insurance used to be commonly called. And it made sense. It was insurance that paid for care in a nursing home. Times changed. More and more people practically shouted that Dorothy had … Continue reading

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April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month: Spread the Word!

April is Parkinson’s Awareness month. The Parkinson’s Disease Foundation (PDF) estimates that there are nearly one million people in the United States living with Parkinson’s disease (PD) and 4.1 million people with PD worldwide. What is Parkinson’s Disease? Parkinson’s disease … Continue reading

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Beautiful Flowers from #Cumulus Media

A special thanks goes out to Rich and our friends at #Cumulus Media for the beautiful flowers that arrived today! The card reads, “Congratulations on your new location! Best of luck in 2015 and beyond!” From:  Boise at it’s best … Continue reading

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Caring for a Loved One with Alzheimer’s

Caring for a Loved One with Alzheimer’s: How to Recognize the Symptoms and Find Care. By Mike Jackson, Owner of Home Helpers Boise, Idaho Alzheimer’s Disease is a progressive and fatal brain disease affecting as many as 5.3 million Americans. … Continue reading

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