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Can Home-Monitoring Technology Help Prevent Falls in Seniors?

By |2019-04-15T16:42:27-06:00April 7th, 2019|

Technology has already begun to change how people view aging. While older adults were once forced to leave their homes once they reached a certain age, many more people are able to age in place by embracing new gadgets that promote independence. Over the years, technology has made it less likely for a senior to [...]

How to Help Lower Stress in Seniors

By |2019-04-15T16:43:27-06:00April 5th, 2019|

Even though most seniors are no longer in the workforce, they experience a variety of stress triggers that can affect them daily. Whether it’s the loss of a loved one, health complications, change in routine, financial concerns or loneliness, the elderly often face serious challenges. It is essential that seniors along with as their [...]

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Exercises for Seniors to Do at Home | Home Workouts for Seniors

By |2019-04-15T16:43:59-06:00April 4th, 2019|

Have you ever gone to do a workout and you aren’t in the mood to workout? Regular physical activity is important for everyone to stay healthy. As people age, it can become more difficult to stay physically active and you may lost motivation. However, it is even more important for older adults to be [...]

Top 8 Things You Can Expect When You Age

By |2019-04-15T16:44:32-06:00April 3rd, 2019|

When people think of getting older, they often focus on what career they want, how they will get there, falling in love, starting a family, and living a successful life. In addition, many people find themselves dwelling on what may begin to happen to their body as time goes on and the aging process [...]

Signs of Elder Abuse & What You Can Do to Help

By |2019-04-15T16:44:55-06:00April 2nd, 2019|

According the National Council on Aging (NCOA), 6 out of 10 elders, defined as anyone 60 and over, have experienced some form of abuse. The World Health Organization estimates an even higher number. Studies cited by the NCOA, find that victims of elder abuse are more likely to die prematurely than other elders. To [...]

Ways You Can Prepare for the Progression of Alzheimer’s

By |2019-04-15T16:45:23-06:00April 2nd, 2019|

Alzheimer is a progressive disorder of the brain that causes the cells in the brain to waste away and eventually die. It is the most common type of dementia. According to the demented definition, it is the impairment of thinking, communication, and memory. Alzheimer sets in when the brain develops abnormal clumps which are [...]

Joint Replacement Surgery for Seniors & Hospital-to-Home Transition

By |2019-04-15T16:45:47-06:00April 2nd, 2019|

Joint replacement surgery is fairly common as people age. The surgeon removes a damaged or arthritic joint and replaces it with one made of metal or plastic. Ideally, it replicates the joint that is in good physical condition. Traditional surgery requires a larger incision to remove the damaged joint, or you may choose a [...]

Can In-Home Care Help Seniors Living with Diabetes?

By |2019-04-15T16:46:19-06:00March 27th, 2019|

What is Diabetes? And, how can In-Home Care help seniors who have diabetes? The name diabetes mellitus does not just refer to one condition, but a collection of diseases; these impact the ways that the body makes use of glucose or blood sugar. With diabetes, the blood glucose levels are too high. Glucose is [...]

Critical Advice on Caring for Controlling Loved Ones

By |2019-04-15T16:46:47-06:00March 27th, 2019|

A sense of love and duty are often intertwined when caring for loved ones. Whether it is a positive relationship often depends on the emotional and mental state of the person for whom the care is given. This is especially true when caring for loved ones suffering with alzheimer's disease. The disease itself is [...]

Changing Prescriptions Can Affect the Elderly – Here’s Why

By |2019-04-15T16:47:12-06:00March 26th, 2019|

As time goes by, our bodies begin to experience the signs of aging. Some of these changes can be felt or seen, while others causes lingering aches and pains. Simple movements such as standing up from a chair or walking often become more painful or slower than in the past. One of the most [...]