Medications

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9 Medications Discounted By Mark Cuban’s Pharmacy for Phoenix Seniors

Drug prices too high? Maybe for the general population it’s not a big concern. But for the elderly population who generally have the most prescriptions, it can be a big concern. It’s especially a concern around Phoenix, Arizona due to our high percentage of elderly. Our assisted living and memory care homes in Surprise, AZ, …

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13 Peripheral Neuropathy Symptoms and What to Do About Them

Many elderly residents in our assisted living homes have Peripheral Neuropathy symptoms that make life miserable. We’ll go over a lot of information about Peripheral Neuropathy including what is the best treatment for Peripheral Neuropathy. Some of residents describe the symptoms as a part of their body being on fire. And that feeling doesn’t go …

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Alzheimer disease genetics

Is Alzheimer’s Genetic? – Are you at Higher Risk?

APOE4. No that’s not the ‘Group Number’ on your insurance card. It does, however, have a lot to do with your health. Especially if you are approaching middle age or later in your life. Scientists are finding out the answer to the question ‘is Alzheimer’s genetic?’. Alzheimer’s disease genetics plays a big role in determining …

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Should Seniors Use Antidepressants Even If They Don’t Have Depression?

Should seniors use antidepressants? Seems like a weird question. Although maybe not. I just came across this study from The British Journal of Psychiatry, October 2019. The study shows that for elderly people, the rates of antidepressants prescribed by doctors went from 7.4% from 1990-1993 to 29.2% in 2008-2011. This was especially true in care …

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How to Prepare for a Telehealth Appointment – 9 Easy Ways

During this pandemic, many doctors are switching over to a telemedicine visit.  That’s a fancy way of saying a video call between a doctor and a patient. Although there are many good clinics in Goodyear and Surprise, AZ, doctors want to be safe around elderly patients. Many doctor’s offices are closed or restricted from seeing patients …

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Light and sound have helped with dementia treatment in mice

7 Encouraging Developments in Types of Treatment for Dementia

Although we’re still a long way from a cure for the various forms of Dementia, there are some encouraging signs. Dementia treatment has come a long way in recent years. And we need new types of treatment for Dementia. According to the World Health Organization, another 10 million people a day receive a dementia diagnosis. …

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An Important “Drug-Induced” Nutrient Depletion Calculator

The residents in our assisted living homes take a lot of medications. It’s pretty typical for older people who have a variety of chronic conditions. We always think of these medications as substances that are supposed to help us. But the drug-induced nutrient depletion that can result may cause more problems than the medications solve. …

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Iowaska ceremony

11 Wildest Effects of Iowaska (and what is iowaska)

Recently we had the son of one of our resident’s travel down to Ecuador and participate in an Iowaska Ceremony (also spelled Ayahuasca). He had quite an experience. So we thought we would write a post describing these ceremonies which are growing more and more popular. Some people have had great experiences and some have had very bad experiences. We will let you judge for yourself.

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Here at a Paradise for Parents, we concentrate on improving the health of our residents in a fun, friendly atmosphere. We have five assisted living and memory care homes around Phoenix. Three right off Greenway Road in Surprise, AZ, one in Goodyear AZ, and one near the Cubs stadium in Mesa, AZ. Reach out to us! We’d love to show you our homes.

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Surprise, AZ 85374
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