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  • Ways You Can Help Older Adults This Winter
    by Samuel Wilkinson on November 18, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    Almost 1,200 Americans die every year during the winter due to cold weather. People from the media outlets are always preoccupied with natural disasters, such as tornadoes, floods, lightning, storms, […]

  • Lymphedema Diet and Exercise Therapy
    by Samuel Wilkinson on November 17, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    The manner in which blood runs through our body is mostly known to everybody. The lymphatic system works almost the same way, but many people are not aware of this. The only difference is that […]

  • A Major Cause of Vision Loss in the Elderly
    by Gavin Brown on November 16, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    As people age, they face more and more health problems. Mobility problems are among the most common. Our bones, muscles, and joints are not as flexible as they used to be. There is a higher risk of […]

  • Thanksgiving Activities for Seniors and Older Adults
    by Samuel Wilkinson on November 15, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    The best part of the year to connect or reconnect with our loved ones and close friends is the holiday season that starts when the end of the year approaches. Because of that, we are going to talk […]

  • How to Stimulate Alzheimer’s Patients
    by Samuel Wilkinson on November 14, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    The rule for living healthy is simple. Give your body exercise and your mind stimulation. If your loved one has Alzheimer’s disease, you have probably noticed that as more time passes, their […]

  • Hearing Loss in the Elderly: Common Signs
    by Gavin Brown on November 13, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    One of the scarcely covered topics on our blog, but common in the real world, is hearing loss in the elderly. You can read more about this issue in Hearing Problems in the Elderly and First Signs of […]

  • Caregiver’s Guide: Preparing for a Hurricane
    by Gavin Brown on November 12, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    In September 2018, we witnessed the power of Hurricane Florence. It caused 53 deaths and almost $17 billion dollars of damage. Although the Carolinas suffered the most that time, Florida has 9 out of […]

  • World Diabetes Day
    by Gavin Brown on November 11, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    World Diabetes Day is a global campaign which was established to raise the awareness of this metabolic disorder. It is observed every year on November 14th. The number of people diagnosed with […]

  • The Mental and Physical Impact of Isolation on Seniors
    by Samuel Wilkinson on November 10, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    It is important to know that seniors who don’t keep in touch with their community and who live life by themselves are at a higher risk of developing various health issues. Isolation has been […]

  • How to Improve Your Independence
    by Gavin Brown on November 9, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    Is it getting tougher for you to take care of yourself and run daily errands? Have household chores become a nightmare? We all face a moment in our lives when we start questioning our independence. […]