• 5 Ways to Celebrate Spring with Seniors

    When the warmth of spring finally arrives, we all get a bit giddy. Spring-flowering buds raise their faces towards the sun, the grass greens and the birds chirp. It's a delight for the senses, especially home-bound seniors. Here are five great ways to celebrate the signs of spring with a senior in your care. 5 Fun Spring Activities for Seniors Bring Spring Indoors - Add fresh cut spring flowers or a potted spring plant to your senior's decor. The fresh scent and lovely colors are sure to [...]

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    Join the United Home Healthcare Team

    Did you know United Home Healthcare Indianapolis, established in 2009 by Laura and Byron Harris, is a Central Indiana leader in personalized in-home healthcare. Learn more about the history of United Home Healthcare and Laura Harris vision for the company here: The staff at United Home Healthcare Indianapolis largely consists of: Registered Nurses (RNs) Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) Certified Home Health Aides These individuals take on certain roles to ensure that [...]

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    Heart Health Tips

    January 31, 2017
    Heart Health Tips

    Did you know February is National Heart Health Month? Yes, indeed, and the United Home Healthcare team wants share a few easy heart health tips with you. 9 Heart Healthy Tips Put away that salt shaker Skip dessert Add daily exercise week Quit smoking Use olive oil instead of butter Eat fish 1-2 times a week Add oatmeal as a breakfast staple Take the stairs Get more vitamin D U.S. Heart Disease Stats Twenty-five percent of all U.S. deaths annually occur from [...]

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    2016 Warmth for Seniors Recap

    Wow what a December! A huge thank you to all of you for helping make our 2016 Warmth for Seniors drive for blankets and socks for Central Indiana seniors such a great success. A special thank you to our cornerstone sponsors: CICOA Aging and In-Home Solutions, Trim Plus LLC, Troy Dixon and Indy Plus Realty Group, Vivizer Healthcare Consulting Group, Katz, Sapper and Miller, Henn Haworth Cummings and Page and Indy Poker League. Additionally, Enterprise Fleet Management, Primepay, Body n Motion [...]

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    Winter Dangers for Seniors

    Winter is one of the most dangerous seasons for seniors. They are more vulnerable to the extreme cold. The weather makes it difficult for them to get around, further isolating them from friends and help. It is the season of influenza, which each year kills tens of thousands of seniors and hospitalizes hundreds of thousands more. Additionally, the freezing weather increases senior’s risk of falls, putting them at additional risk of injury. Check out our 10 winter tips for seniors to stay [...]

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