Fall-Prevention Awareness: 3 Tips to Help Seniors Find Balance

Fall-Prevention Awareness: 3 Tips to Help Seniors Find Balance

Safety is important for everyone, but it’s particularly crucial for seniors who risk serious injury in the event of a fall. Because senior bodies are typically more fragile than their younger counterparts, falls can actually lead to grave health issues or even death. In fact, falls are the leading cause of death and injury-related hospitalization … Continue reading Fall-Prevention Awareness: 3 Tips to Help Seniors Find Balance

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Seniors and Social Media — How You Can Help

In-Home Senior Care: A Perfect Situation for Older Individuals

If you are a social media user, you may be frustrated by a senior loved one’s inability to use it as a communication tool and an outlet for sharing. It’s possible that the elderly individual in your life will never adjust to modern technology — and that’s okay! There are still plenty of ways to … Continue reading Seniors and Social Media — How You Can Help

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5 Surprising Benefits of Laughter for Seniors

Senior Caregivers -- It's All About the Little Things

If there is a true “universal language,” it’s probably laughter. Think about it: every culture around the world values humor in one form or another, and appreciation for humor is expressed through laughter, which is often brought on involuntarily. It’s also true that laughter is good for the mind and body. After all, there is … Continue reading 5 Surprising Benefits of Laughter for Seniors

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Does Positive Thinking Have a Real Impact on Aging?

Does Positive Thinking Have a Real Impact on Aging?

“Positive thinking” is a term that gets thrown around a lot in our world, and some people discuss it as if it’s a cure-all for every ailment and malady imaginable. Obviously, just thinking positively isn’t going to provide a miracle cure for any disease or stop the aging process, but there is growing evidence that … Continue reading Does Positive Thinking Have a Real Impact on Aging?

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5 Big Benefits of “Aging in Place” for Seniors

For today’s seniors, the desire to stay at home is strong. In fact, the modern elderly population is much different from its past counterparts with most of them eschewing the concept of leaving home to stay in a nursing home or some sort of other facility. They want to remain independent and in control of … Continue reading 5 Big Benefits of “Aging in Place” for Seniors

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