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International Womens Day

Posted on March 8, 2018 By Oliver Donnelly

By Sally Murtagh, MD Irish HomeCare To mark International Women’s Day, I thought it would be a good idea to reflect on the work we do. While caring is not an…

 

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Insomnia and the Elderly

Posted on February 12, 2018 By Oliver Donnelly

Through time you may have heard that elderly people can function on less hours of sleep than say that of a young or middle aged person. However the facts are…

 

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Beat the Winter Blues – For The Elderly

Posted on December 23, 2017 By Oliver Donnelly

For many, the “winter blues” are a difficult time and it can strike in people of all ages causing symptoms of depression, energy and interest loss or low attention span…

 

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Caregivers – Care for yourself this Christmas

Posted on December 23, 2017 By Oliver Donnelly

Here at Irish HomeCare we understand that the Christmas holidays in particular can create a lot of extra stress and ad a lot more “to-do items” to the to-do list for…

 

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Beating the Flu Season – Carers & Patients

Posted on December 18, 2017 By Oliver Donnelly

As flu season is well underway, the team here at Irish HomeCare would like to give you some tips on staying healthy this flu season. With being of a certain age it’s…

 

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Help the Elderly this Christmas

Posted on December 18, 2017 By Oliver Donnelly

Tackling the Loneliness As we all know, the Christmas period is all about spreading the good cheer, spending time with loved ones and friends and having a blast in all! However,…

 

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