Home Care for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Patients
Expert and Services for patients with ALS or Lou Gehrig’s Disease
ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis) also known as “Lou Gehrig’s Disease” is a neuromuscular disease which begins as muscle weakness and then slowly progress into total and complete paralysis throughout the entire body.
Non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) – also referred to as Type II. There may be a defect in the release of insulin, but most commonly there is conflict in the action of insulin in the tissues. This type usually develops after age 40 but may be seen in obese children. 80% of NIDDM are obese. This type is almost exclusively hereditary. The onset may be prevented or postponed by calorie restriction and weight loss.
Signs and Symptoms of Diabetes can include:
Sovereign Ease Caregiver & Nursing Care
Sovereign Ease Caregiver & Nursing Care” Home Health can assist family in managing with ALS. thedisciplines involved are Physical Therapy, Skilled Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy and Home Health Aide.
ALS patients utilize nursing and therapies to help in several ways:
- Preventing muscle loss and weakness
- Improving mobility and use of mobility devices
- Pain Management
- Preventing Pressure sores
- Maintaining speech communication skills
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