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Health care is more prevention than cure. At Health Care at Home we try to bring a holistic approach to healthy living beyond healing disease. Browse our articles for general tips on living well through simple changes. If you would like to get more regular updates from us, please subscribe to our newsletter.

Posted on September 28, 2016
Osteoarthritis is the most prevalent form of arthritis and is the leading cause of disability in India. Also known as the degenerating arthritis, it is caused by the wear and tear of the tissues in various parts of the body. It was earlier known as a disease of the elderly affecting those above the age of 65 years. Today Orthopedicians are increasingly diagnosing younger people in the age group of 35 – 55. Knee osteoarthritis is among the leading types of Osteoarthritis. Physiotherapy is the most effective way to cure and prevent this disease from catching on. It helps in smoothening of... Continue Reading
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Posted on September 23, 2016
The major outbreak of Dengue and Chikungunya cases this year has once again increased the demand for home healthcare services. With this upsurge, government and private hospitals are struggling to meet the demand for beds. Home healthcare providers are helping patients in a big way by providing treatment at home. From a doctor visit to platelets test and dengue medicine delivery at home, HCAH is helping patients get personalized care at home. Such services are not only affordable but also helps improve patient’s health faster as they get to recover in the presence of their family unlike in... Continue Reading
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Posted on September 23, 2016
The trend for home healthcare is pacing up and is the most convincing advancement in the healthcare industry in the recent times. The medical staff and nurses are well trained and certified to provide individualized care to the patients at the comfort of their home. They work in collaboration with the doctor and patient’s family to ensure the best clinical outcomes and safe recovery of the patient. Home-care nurse is a lucrative alternative to traditional hospital nursing. Usha Prabhakar, Senior Director, Nursing at HCAH talks about the career prospects of being a home-based nurse and their... Continue Reading
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Posted on September 22, 2016
Leading a busy life, eating unhealthy foods from time-to-time is taking a toll on our health. People are so busy that they are unable to keep up their health. It is believed that ignorance and delay in treatment causes more deaths than medical failure. Life threatening ailments can be prevented if detected and treated at an early stage. That is where preventive health care comes into the picture and is becoming an important part of healthcare industry. This process has been taken to the next level by homecare services which make it possible to get preventive health checks done at the comfort... Continue Reading
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Posted on September 21, 2016
Sitting is the new smoking! Addiction to sitting for long durations in a day can lead to a number of health problems that would gradually shorten our lifespan. With long hours at work, we are spending more time in chairs and in front of our laptop screens. It is important to take breaks and make regular exercise a part of our daily routine. This new addiction can adversely affect our health. Dr. Gagan Kapoor, Head of Physiotherapy Services at HCAH shares some ill-effects of sitting for long durations and some useful tips that we can adopt in our routine life.
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