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Working with Home Health – “Synzi”

There are different ways to remotely manage patient care, which can make it difficult to design a simple definition of “home telehealth.” Sometimes, just talking to a healthcare professional goes a long way toward keeping a fragile patient out of the hospital emergency department. Last month, we met a new company with an interesting technology…

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Is There Value in Pima County Programs?

Dependable Health Services has been blessed with the partnership we have developed with Pima County. The programs aid students in funding their education and educational needs, the businesses provide careers and gain new grads with the most recent knowledge and techniques related to their fields of study, and the colleges grow in enrollment. Pima County…

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Dependable Heroes and Kelly Sweeney’s Success

Successful people have a knack for recruiting mentors and finding support on their life’s journey, and Kelly Sweeney is no different. In fact, she is as successful as they come. As a young woman with Down syndrome she has had to overcome a lot. About 50% of children with Down syndrome are born with heart…

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El Rio Fundraising Caregiver

Dependable Health Services was excited to be a part of the 24th Annual El Rio Fundraising Golf Tournament. We had so much fun supporting El Rio and we are happy to be a part of the Tucson homecare and health service community and make a positive impact with El Rio Community Health Center, Sonora Quest Laboratories, Casino Del Sol and…

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Easy Steps for a Healthy Heart

Did you know that February is American Heart Month? Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States for both men and women. One in every three deaths is from heart disease and stroke, equal to 2,200 deaths per day. But, this is preventable. Easy steps for preventing cardiovascular disease: Visit a…

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Health Benefits of Owning a Pet

Pet owners know how much their furry friend improves their quality of life. But it’s not all about the unconditional love – although that provides a wellness boost too. On an emotional level, owning a pet can decrease depression, stress and anxiety. It has also been proven to lower blood pressure, lower cholesterol, prevent strokes,…

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Benefits of Drinking Green Tea

If you are a tea lover, you have no reason to miss the following treats: Why Green Tea? Green tea has been used as a medicine for thousands of years, originating in China but widely used throughout Asia this beverage has a multitude of uses from lowering blood pressure to preventing cancer. The reason that…

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Should Your Loved Ones Get a Flu Shot This Flu Season?

Getting the flu can be one of the worst experiences, regardless of your age or health condition. However, the risks of flu complications increase significantly in elderly people. According to a report released from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), every year more than 200,000 people are hospitalized due to seasonal flu, and about 36,000…

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