Monday, December 31, 2012

Parkinson Care at Home in Whittier

While Parkinson's disease affects mostly seniors and elderly, there's no discrimination regarding life-style, occupation or way of life.  Famous actors, politicians and sport's figures are just as likely to be diagnosed with this mobility limiting condition as anyone else.

For example, here are a few well-known people who have been diagnosed with this progressive illness:
  • Muhammad Ali, boxer
  • Jim Backus, actor
  • Owen Chamberlain, physicist
  • Joe Cook, actor
  • Salvador Dali, artist
  • Michael J. Fox, actor and author
  • Billy Graham, evangelist
  • Nathan Heard, novelist
  • Brian Grant, Basketball player
  • Mary Jackson, actress
  • Pope John Paul II
  • Deborah Kerr, actress
  • Walter Lord, author
  • Vincent Price, actor
  • Maurice White, singer and songwriter
  • Michael Redgrave, actor
If someone you know has this or another condition that requires daily care and assistance, A-1 Home Care can help.  We offer affordable in home care and personal services to people living in Whittier, Downey, La Habra, Lakewood, Montebello, Rosemead and other Los Angeles County cities.   We are proud members of the Santa Fe Springs, Torrance and Pasadena Chamber of Commerce and have the Gilbert Guide Seal of Approval.

To arrange at home Parkinson care, call 562-929-8400 or visit today.

Wednesday, December 26, 2012

After Surgery and Elder Care in Whittier

Recovering from even a simple surgical procedure takes time and can knock you off your feet for awhile.  If you need something more daunting like hip replacement or spinal surgery, you may want professional after surgery care in the comfort of your home to speed your rehabilitation.

A-1 Home Care provides Home Health Aides, Caregivers and Nurse Aides to senior and elderly people recovering from hip / knee replacement surgery, shoulder or spinal repair surgery.  Our agency also helps adults after cosmetic or plastic surgery procedures such as liposuction, tummy tuck, body contouring, breast augmentation or reduction and much more.  We are recommended by leading surgical facilities including Sono Bello and The Lasky Clinic in Beverly Hills for our excellent and affordable after surgery in home care services.  A-1 Home Care specializes in Post-Surgery Care, Elder Care and Short Term Care.

If you are scheduled for surgery and live in Whittier, Downey, La Habra or other city in Los Angeles County, call 562-929-8400 today!

Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Caregivers for Diabetics in Whittier

Vision problems are decreasing in patients with Diabetes. According to WebMD, the percentage of diabetic adults reporting problems with sight have hit an all time low of 17%. This is great news. Most instances of diabetes related vision loss are preventable. Good management of blood pressure, diet and overall health go a long way. A-1 Home Care provides skilled diabetes Caregivers to promote health and wellbeing.

A-1 Home Care provides services in WhittierFullerton, Yorba Linda, El Monte, Monrovia, and more.
Feel free to call us at 562-929-8400, or visit our website at to learn more.