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Why Seniors prefer to stay at home

By BRIGHTHOPE | February 19, 2018

Three Changes Doctor’s Urge for Patients Who Need to Improve Cardiovascular Health

By Dr. Uchechi Wosu Isirimah – Owner | February 08, 2018

Senior Care Fairfax VA: Cardiovascular Health

Home Care Services

By BRIGHTHOPE | February 01, 2018

Caring for Elderly Parents at Home

By BRIGHTHOPE | February 01, 2018

Brighthope Home Care Attends AARP Sponsored Event

By Dr. Uchechi Wosu Isirimah – Owner | January 31, 2018

Brighthope Home Care: Brighthope Homecare values the events held by AARP to inform seniors about a variety of topics pertinent to their medical health and financial security. Recently, I attended a discussion on Social Security.

Brighthope Home Care Proudly Supports The Lifeline Assistance Fund

By Dr. Uchechi Wosu Isirimah – Owner | January 30, 2018

Brighthope Home Care participated in the celebration of Betty White’s 96th Birthday in style with music, dancing, and a silent auction to support the Virginia Hospital Center Lifeline Assistance Fund.

BrightHope Home Care and Senior Care ~ MLK Day Giving Back!

By Dr. Uchechi Wosu Isirimah – Owner | January 29, 2018

BrightHope Home Care and Senior Care: On MLK Day, it was a day of giving for many of us around the country and Brighthope Homecare was proud to take part in it. I, along with my children, visited a senior residential facility.

 

What Can You Do When Your Senior Feels Like She’s a Burden?

By Dr. Uchechi Wosu Isirimah – Owner | January 19, 2018

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Five Tips for MS Caregivers

By Dr. Uchechi Wosu Isirimah – Owner | January 10, 2018

Elderly Care Arlington VA: Tips for MS Caregivers

Elderly Care Arlington VA: There are an estimated 2.3 million people in the world living with multiple sclerosis (MS). Many of them need assistance from a family caregiver to accomplish normal tasks of daily living.

Newly Opened ~ Brighthope Homecare in Northern, VA

By Chi Isirimah | January 01, 2018

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What Kinds of Goals Might Your Aging Adult Want to Set for Herself?

By Dr. Uchechi Wosu Isirimah – Owner | December 22, 2017

Elder Care in Alexandria VA: Senior Goal Setting

Setting goals can help your aging adult to ensure that she’s actively doing the right things…

Brighthope Home Care becomes a 50+ Community Ambassador!

By Dr. Uchechi Wosu Isirimah – Owner | December 18, 2017

Talking to a Senior with Alzheimer’s Disease About the Upcoming Holiday Season

By Dr. Uchechi Wosu Isirimah – Owner | December 07, 2017

Elderly Care in Springfield VA: Alzheimer's, The Holiday's And Your Senior

As the holidays grow closer, you are likely filled with joy and excitement, looking forward…

Preparation is the Key for Doctor’s Appointments…Here are Some Tips!

By Dr. Uchechi Wosu Isirimah – Owner | November 28, 2017

Home Care in Lorton VA: Know What Questions to Ask Before Going to the MD with Your Aging Loved-One!

What Kinds of Questions Should You Ask at a Doctor’s Appointment for Your Aging Adult?

As your senior is facing a health problem, it’s important to know what to ask her doctor. Some of these questions can help you to get the information that you need.

What Is the Diagnosis?

Knowing the diagnosis

Who Knew?

By Dr. Uchechi Wosu Isirimah – Owner | July 31, 2017

Dementia affects more than 5 million Americans but a new study in The Lancet shows that 1 in 3 cases of dementia could be prevented. Healthy habits are not only important in protecting against heart disease and diabetes but also dementia. The article cites that dementia is not an illness that will inevitably occur as you age, but just as other illnesses, there are perhaps modifiable health and lifestyle factors that play a role in the development or prevention of dementia. The Lancet Commission on dementia identified the following 7 factors that could modify the underlying disease process:

Because I’m Happy

By Dr. Uchechi Wosu Isirimah – Owner | July 31, 2017

Pharrell Williams got it right with his song entitled, “Because I’m Happy”.   Is this a song you can sing and mean? Are you happy? Well a review in Applied Psychology: Health and Well-Being analyzed more than 150 studies on the effect of happiness. It found that having a high subjective well-being can positively affect your health. Your cardiovascular system and your ability to fight off disease can be affected by your personal well-being rating. So what can you do? Well, engage in activities you like, avoid stress, and find peace so that you can sing the song out loud, “Because I’m Happy”!!

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