Archive for the ‘CarePro Home Medical’ Category

Keeping Your Aging Parents Safe at Home

Posted on: June 27th, 2016 by CarePro Blogger

Did you know that one out of every three people over the age of 65 experiences a fall at least once a year? Knowing that your parents may be a part of that statistic is worrisome but not necessary. There is plenty that can be done to help the elderly, even if they live alone […]

Read More...

How to Safely Transport Your Mobility Scooter

Posted on: May 16th, 2016 by CarePro Blogger

We’re finally warming up in Iowa, which means most of us are making plans for gatherings at parks, visits to the mall and more!  But there’s one problem – you aren’t sure how to get your mobility device there.  Never fear, the team at CarePro Health Services has identified the top three solutions that will […]

Read More...

Most Common Stressors and How to Deal With Them

Posted on: April 6th, 2016 by CarePro Blogger

Most Common Stressors and How to Deal With Them Chest pains, headaches, upset stomach, foggy thoughts. It’s not a heart attack – it’s stress. In high doses, stress ravages your body like any other serious health condition. Our team at CarePro has identified a few major sources of anxiety and ways to ease the tension: […]

Read More...

A Corridor Couple Shares Their Story

Posted on: March 29th, 2016 by Emily LeGrand

CarePro is used to dealing with challenging situations, and this one was no different. Mark was diagnosed with stage 4 metastatic esophageal cancer in June 2015. Mark and his fiancé Alicia, both being totally blind, weren’t sure how they were going to deal with it. They were beginning to feel like they were fighting the […]

Read More...

How to Make Your Home More Accessible Today

Posted on: March 7th, 2016 by CarePro Blogger

It is common knowledge that as we age, we will most likely lose some degree of mobility, making it vital that we start preparing our home or the home of our aging loved ones to be more accessible.  For this reason, CarePro Health Services wants to make you aware of the accessibility dangers lurking in […]

Read More...

Better Sleep in 2016: Are you losing sleep because of pets or exhaustion?

Posted on: February 24th, 2016 by CarePro Blogger

In our previous blog post, we mentioned how pain and medication can disrupt your sleep and rob you of precious hours of feeling recharged.  If you’re tired of being tired, let CarePro Health Services describe how pets and exhaustion can cause sleep disruption too. Are your pets killing your sleep? Having a pet around the […]

Read More...

Better Sleep in 2016: Are you losing sleep because of pain or medicine?

Posted on: February 15th, 2016 by CarePro Blogger

Let’s face it; everyone tends to yawn a couple of times during the day.  But, if you’re waking up tired on a regular basis, something is interfering with your sleep.  CarePro Health Services shares information to help you determine the sleep deprivation culprits so you can get better sleep in 2016! Is pain killing your […]

Read More...

4 Tips for More Safety in the Bathroom

Posted on: January 24th, 2016 by CarePro Blogger

New beginnings, New Year’s resolutions and bathroom safety – that’s what we celebrate in the month of January.  For National Bathroom Safety Month, and to help make your home safer in 2016, CarePro Health Services is giving you 4 quick and easy tips to start in your bathroom today! Keep your bathroom door unlocked If […]

Read More...

Pros and Cons of the Direction of Your Grab Bar

Posted on: January 10th, 2016 by CarePro Blogger

Did you know that the average emergency room sees over 235,000 patients every single year that sustained injuries related to a bathroom slip or fall?  Statistically, the bathroom is the most dangerous room in your home, but the team at CarePro Health Services wants to help you make this room safer in 2016. The most […]

Read More...

How to Speed Through Airport Security with CPAP Supplies

Posted on: December 9th, 2015 by CarePro Blogger

For many of us, the holiday season is a time when we cheat on our diets and budgets, or at least give both a little bit of wiggle room. But, just because you’re cheating in one area doesn’t mean you can cheat in another, especially when it comes to CPAP compliance. Many people stop being […]

Read More...