Altadena Diabetic Care: Diabetes Linked with Dementia?

????????????????????????????????????????According to a study conducted by the University of Pittsburg Graduate School of Public Health, researchers found that individuals with Type 1 Diabetes are likely to age sooner, and doctors are recommended to screen their middle-aged patients for signs of declining cognitive faculties.  It is believed that early detection and intervention could prevent or postpone cognitive decline, according to senior author Caterina Rosano, M.D., M.P.H., associate professor in Pitt Public Health’s Department of Epidemiology. Of the various forms of Diabetes, Type 1 Diabetes typically appears during the pubescent years and exhibits symptoms of blurred vision, frequent urination, fatigue and insatiable thirst.  About 40,000 new cases of Type 1 Diabetes emerge each year in the United States.  A-1 Home Care aims to provide the best Diabetic Care for adults in any age range in your home town of Altadena or neighboring cities in the Greater Los Angeles area.

What Diabetic Home Care Offers

If you have a loved one who suffers from Diabetes, you can count on A-1 Home Care in Altadena to take care of your family member 24 hours a day, seven days a week.  This includes assistance with transportation, scheduling medical appointments, monitoring medication intake, keeping a journal of health changes, and more.  Nothing beats a trained eye and skilled hands when it comes to detecting early signs of cognitive decline.  When your energy is spent and time is a luxury, A-1 Home Care comes to the rescue so you can restore balance in your life.  A great companion adds much to the life of someone with Diabetes when he’s too tired or depressed to be mobile.

Why A-1 Home Care?

A-1 Home Care has earned a solid reputation with families in Altadena, Pasadena, Sierra Madre, Duarte, and other cities in the San Gabriel Valley.  Going 24 years strong, we still hear from return clients who continually refer their friends and family members because of the satisfaction they get from our caregiver services.  We take senior safety and elder care very seriously; all caregivers are required to pass an extensive criminal background check and are covered by malpractice insurance.  They also pass multiple interviews, first by our care management staff, and then by you – because we understand that just because we may like a caregiver does not mean you will like the home care aide we picked for you.  Every client gets to interview a selection of caregivers before anyone is allowed to enter their home.


To learn more about our Diabetic In-Home Care services, call A-1 Home Care today (626) 287-0250 or visit our website for details.

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