Health

Dental Health for Seniors

2020-05-26T21:20:17+00:00

Dental Health for Seniors Many seniors begin to neglect tooth and gum health as they age, especially those who wear dentures! However, especially for seniors who suffer from other health problems, proper dental hygiene remains key to total health. What can you do to maintain dental health for seniors? Check out some of [...]

Dental Health for Seniors2020-05-26T21:20:17+00:00

Finding Community Activities For Seniors

2020-05-26T21:14:03+00:00

Finding Community Activities For Seniors We all know that remaining both physically and mentally active can help our minds, bodies, and spirits remain healthy as we age, and despite popular belief, there are plenty of ways in which to do so! The hard part is actually gaining the courage to get ourselves out [...]

Finding Community Activities For Seniors2020-05-26T21:14:03+00:00

Women’s Health For Seniors

2020-02-20T21:27:02+00:00

Women's Health For Seniors When it comes to chronic health conditions such as arthritis, high blood pressure, or osteoporosis, senior women face a higher likelihood of problems than senior men. In fact, a recent study found that senior women are also more likely to develop multiple health problems, including both cognitive and physical [...]

Women’s Health For Seniors2020-02-20T21:27:02+00:00

Heart Health For Seniors

2020-02-07T16:39:38+00:00

Heart Health For Seniors With heart disease as the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States, it’s important to discuss the best ways to combat heart disease. Heart health problems can affect anyone at any age, but seniors are especially vulnerable as they age. As a caregiver or [...]

Heart Health For Seniors2020-02-07T16:39:38+00:00

A Senior’s Guide To Glaucoma

2020-01-02T17:10:24+00:00

A Senior’s Guide To Glaucoma Glaucoma can affect anyone, no matter their age or background, so learning the warning signs and treatment options is so important. Check out what we've developed as a senior's guide to glaucoma–we want to be a resource for you! For more information on how we can help seniors with [...]

A Senior’s Guide To Glaucoma2020-01-02T17:10:24+00:00

Warning Signs For Stroke

2019-12-27T21:38:03+00:00

Warning Signs For Stroke A stroke occurs when blood cannot reach the brain, preventing brain tissue from getting the oxygen and nutrients necessary for its survival. Within minutes of suffering from a stroke, a person’s brain cells begin to die, which is why it is extremely important that proper steps be taken to get [...]

Warning Signs For Stroke2019-12-27T21:38:03+00:00

Helping Seniors Through Sundowners Syndrome

2019-12-19T14:49:16+00:00

Helping Seniors Through Sundowners Syndrome Seniors go through many transitions as they age, especially if they struggle with Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia. One of those transitions is called Sundowners Syndrome, a common pattern of mood swings that occurs in the evening for some memory care patients. The effects of Sundowners [...]

Helping Seniors Through Sundowners Syndrome2019-12-19T14:49:16+00:00

Building Meaningful Relationships with Seniors

2019-12-19T14:32:45+00:00

Building Meaningful Relationships with Seniors Some people think loneliness only affects your emotions, but studies have shown that it can impact all aspects of your health! According to a study from the National Poll on Healthy Aging, 1 in 3 seniors suffer from loneliness. Loneliness causes a number of issues for seniors in [...]

Building Meaningful Relationships with Seniors2019-12-19T14:32:45+00:00

Healthy Habits for Seniors and Caregivers

2019-12-03T17:35:40+00:00

Healthy Habits for Seniors and Caregivers Healthy habits remain important year-round, but are extra crucial in the chilly months of flu season! Your immune system struggles more as you age, so healthy habits make a difference! On the same note, if you are a caregiver who works with seniors, paying attention to your [...]

Healthy Habits for Seniors and Caregivers2019-12-03T17:35:40+00:00

Easing Seniors Through Transitions In Aging

2020-02-12T19:54:39+00:00

Easing Seniors Through Transitions In Aging Support Seniors Through Their Transitions As they age, seniors face several age-related transitions. For those who are still accustomed to an independent lifestyle, asking for increased assistance and support can be a challenge. It’s very important to ease seniors’ transitions during this confusing and emotional time in their [...]

Easing Seniors Through Transitions In Aging2020-02-12T19:54:39+00:00