1. Coping With Alzheimer’s – Tips for Family & Friends

    Alzheimer’s is debilitating for those who suffer from the disease, and it can be a trying time for their caretakers. If you have a spouse, family member, or friend who suffers from Alzheimer’s, you know all too well that the disease can cause major behavioral changes, including emotional changes. These changes can be overwhelming for all those involved. You may be asking yourself: How do I pre…Read More

  2. Common Mistakes When Choosing a Retirement Friendly House

    When you retire, it’s time to find the most comfortable house. After all, aside from days spent traveling or visiting friends and family, you’ll likely spend plenty of time at your abode. That’s why it’s so crucial to pick the perfect home for your needs and desires, once you’ve reached retirement. Now, in a previous article, we’d talked about how to choose a retirement friendly home. …Read More

  3. The Benefits of Owning an Animal While Homebound

    Injury, illness, and aging can all cause us to be confined to our homes. In any case, we can make the most of our time spent at home. After all, we’re surrounded by comforts, the food we love, a couch to read a favorite book, a cozy bed. Plus, for some of us, we can take comfort in having a pet. A furry or feathered companion can work wonders to keep us companion while we’re homebound. If you …Read More

  4. What Training Does My Medical Support Have?

    Here at Nova Home Health Care, we provide a variety of support services for folks who need care in their home. Of all of our in-home care services, we offer skilled nursing services for those who need medical care from the comfort of your home. Now, you may be asking yourself: How much training do our nurses have? Well, our staff includes Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs), Licensed Practical Nur…Read More

  5. Diverse Care for Seniors

    Nova Home Health Care provides quality care from the comfort of your home. We’re ecstatic to provide the services necessary for happy, healthy home living, especially for our senior patients. We strive to accommodate every need, and every desire. Our staff surrounds a team of healthcare professionals, each with the qualifications and certification necessary to perform in-home care. And that’s …Read More

  6. How to Choose a Retirement Friendly Home

    Retirement is supposed to be comfortable and convenient. It’s a time to kick back. It’s a time for travel. It’s a time to catch up with family. And it’s a time to catch up on all those books you’ve wanted to read. Beyond all that, retirement is the ideal time to plan ahead. As you retire, it’s wise to move into a home that’s perfectly suited to your wants and needs, and it’s smart …Read More

  7. Staying Busy While Home Bound – Part III

    While it can be a nuisance to be stuck at home or to be bedridden, there’s still so much to do! That has been the recurring topic of a few of our home health care blogs, and today we’re continuing that theme. So, without further ado, let’s delve into Part III of our series, entitled “Staying Busy While Home Bound.” Build an Indoor Garden If you’re quite the green thumb, put your hortic…Read More

  8. Staying Busy While Home Bound – Part II

    If you’re “stuck” at home, whether due to illness or injury, it can be easy to get bored. With a few days posted up in the abode or stuck in bed, activities can become redundant. Fortunately, there’s still so much to do from the comfort of your own home—and that’s a statement we can really get behind here at Nova Home Health Care, your source for home health care here in Fairfax, Alexa…Read More

  9. Excellent Eats for Your Muscle Health

    Here at Nova Home Health Care, your Fairfax source for at-home caregiving, we strive to ensure that each of our clients have optimum health and the access to the best caregiving services, all the while residing in the comfort of their own home. We offer a variety of services, as provided from our staff of diverse caretakers (including skilled nurses, speech therapists, physical therapists, dietiti…Read More

  10. Is Home Health Care Better Than a Nursing Home?

    If you’re weighing the options of home health care or a nursing home for yourself or for a loved one, you have an important decision on your hands. There are certainly benefits and constraints to each option; that’s why, today, we’re taking some time to go over the pros and cons of each. Here are a few reasons to consider home health care, followed by reasons why a nursing home may be the be…Read More