Pain serves as a warning system, alerting people to potential health issues. While most pain disappears after fixing the underlying problem, some forms persist long after healing. When pain is severe enough to disrupt a person’s day-to-day existence, they may get fixated on the discomfort, leading to despair and irritability.
It’s common for seniors to experience a resurgence of symptoms from previous injuries as they age. Some specific injuries require more health care services, and others may even worsen with time as the body undergoes regular wear and tear.
Arthritis is a frequent health problem in the elderly, and the pain it causes can make it challenging to go about daily life. That’s why some elderly seek out a specific home health service, pain management, which can help monitor symptoms and make it easier to keep track of prescriptions.
When your loved one’s diabetes is likely out of control, they may experience persistent pain. Most commonly, people with diabetes experience nerve pain, which can feel like a burning or stabbing feeling in their hands or feet.
At Imperial Home Health, we’ll send one of our registered nurses or licensed practical nurses to your home and provide care for you through our skilled nursing services! To learn more about our home care in California, contact us for more information!