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Our blog is intended to be an informative repository of news, information, stories, and other resources that pertain to general health care, as well as in-home care and hospice. If you are considering these services for a loved one or even yourself, we hope our blog can help inform your decision.

UV Safety Month

July 12, 2013

The American Academy of Dermatology and the American Academy of Ophthalmology join forces each year in July to support UV Safety Month. Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the United States. Ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun are the main cause of skin cancer and can also cause wrinkles and blotchy […]

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Water and Your Health

July 8, 2013

  Increase Your Water Intake for Better Health Many older adults experience dehydration, which occurs when you don’t have enough fluid in your body. When dehydrated, the body becomes less able to maintain adequate blood pressure, deliver sufficient oxygen and nutrients to cells, and rid itself of wastes. In fact, dehydration is ranked as one […]

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THA Group Recognized as Patriotic Employer

July 2, 2013

We just received an award from the South Carolina Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve on behalf of Petty Officer First Class Marchae Howard. In the nominating letter, Chae wrote: “THA Group has been very supportive of my family and I while I have been deployed. My family has received care packages […]

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Celebrating Independence Through Healthy Living

July 2, 2013

In the home care world, health often equates to independence. A healthy senior is able to function independently, so in the spirit of the 4th of July, THA Group celebrates the holiday by promoting independence through healthy living. The National Institute of Aging and the Journal of the American Medical Association engaged in recent studies […]

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World Blood Donor Day

June 11, 2013

On June 14, 2013, countries worldwide will celebrate the 10th anniversary of World Blood Donor Day with the theme: “Give the gift of life: donate blood.” This observance is sponsored by the World Health Organization (WHO) to raise awareness for the need for safe blood and blood products as well as demonstrate appreciation for everyone […]

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