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AngryThinkstockPhotos-506700096Home care can be helpful in supporting individuals of all ages to safely live at home for as long as possible and/or to recover from an unexpected health crisis. Additionally, home care can be a welcome source of support when family members can no longer provide care alone. These care providers are available for anything from simple household chores and companionship to complex care. But what exactly is meant by the terms 

View the slideshow in HealthCentral to learn more about home care and what might be covered - or not - by insurance:

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