Caregiving For Post Stroke Patients In Fort Pierce & Vero Beach, FL
If you or your loved one has already experienced a stroke, there are some additional special needs that experienced caregivers will be familiar with. A balanced diet and proper light exercise, as well as careful administration of medication can keep hypertension controlled.
HOW PREFERRED PRIVATE CARE CAN HELP:
Support with instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs), such as meal preparation, feeding assistance, household chores, laundry, shopping, doctor’s appointments, and transportation.
Medication reminders for blood pressure and other medication
Plan and prepare healthy meals to help manage hypertension
Help with preparing a custom menu and shopping
Light, supervised exercise schedule
WARNING SIGNS OF A STROKE
F.A.S.T. is an easy way to remember the sudden signs of stroke, according to the American Stroke Association. When you can spot the following signs, you’ll know that you need to call 9-1-1 for help right away.
Time to call 9-1-1
Stroke is the leading cause of adult disability and the #4 cause of death in the United States.
Stroke kills more than 137,000 people per year (1 of every 18 deaths)
Stroke deaths occur in about 40% of males, and 60% in females.
VISIT AMERICAN STROKE ASSOCIATION
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