October Flower Of The Month!

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Once a month we choose one of our valued clients to celebrate with “Flowers of the Month”. We bring a bouquet of flowers to show our appreciation to the special client.  We’re a family so, getting to know one another is important to us. With that being said, let us get to know October’s Flower […]

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NEXT Health Expo and Flu Shots

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Affinity Home Health Care loves being out in the community. Tomorrow we will be in Birmingham, Michigan with NEXT! We will be one of the 50+ vendors attending their Health Expo. Along with many others, we will be offering all kinds of healthcare information and ideas. No registration is required…walk-ins are welcome! This event is […]

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World Heart Day 2019

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We all know our hearts are important.  The human heart pumps blood throughout the body via the circulatory system, supplying oxygen and nutrients to the tissues and removing carbon dioxide and other wastes. If the heart is not able to supply blood to the organs and tissues, they’ll die. The heart is our body’s engine […]

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August Caregiver of the Month!

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We are excited to congratulate our caregiver, Abrianna Asurs, for being the Caregiver of the Month in August! Abrianna is a full-time caregiver for Affinity and has been with some of the most particular clients that have a variety of needs on any given day. She is especially sensitive to each situation. Abrianna’s favorite part […]

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Fall Prevention Day

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Today, September 23rd, 2019, is National Fall Prevention Day. It’s no question that falls can cause serious health issues like breaks and fractures. Knowing this, whether one has fallen or not, it can cause ongoing fear. The effects can be both physical and emotional.  It can put a damper on someone’s life and even break […]

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Recipes of the Month ~ Diabetes, Five End of Summer Meal Ideas

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Trying to find healthy recipes you can eat when you have diabetes can be a difficult task. You ideally want to pick recipes that are low in carbohydrates and higher in proteins, healthy fats, and fiber to keep your blood sugar under control. Thanks to healthline.com, here are five healthy recipes to try if you […]

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Care For The Family Caregiver

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According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, a caregiver is, “a person who provides direct care (as for children, elderly people, or the chronically ill)”, and caregivers aren’t just paid, caretakers. Many caretakers can be loved ones and caring for a loved one can be stressful. It can wear on one’s mental, emotional, and physical wellness. Caring […]

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How Having a Caregiver Promotes Good Mental Health

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At Affinity our Client’s health is the most important thing to us and that includes mental health. One thing we pride ourselves on is how our Caregivers have been able to help their Client’s Mental Health. A caregiver and client relationship is one of companionship. The caregivers know what’s going on in their client’s life […]

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Home Care Food

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Sometimes at Affinity, we take on clients who just get home from their extended stays at the hospital. Staying at a hospital can be crazy and busy so many people tend to eat there or on the go. When returning home for the first time from your hospital stay your refrigerator can be bare or […]

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The Importance of Cleaning!

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Cleaning is very important to our caregivers. Having a clean home or even just a clean kitchen allows there to be less stress on the caregiver’s client. It’s their home and our caregivers are there to help make their lives have more ease so they can be hopefully, carefree. We had one of our caregivers […]

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