Transitioning Home from the Hospital

Having a loved one in the hospital can be stressful, so when they are cleared for discharge home, it can be a relief. Many people find it more comforting and healing to recover in their own home instead of the hospital. However, going home can come with its share of challenges as well. You want … Continue reading Transitioning Home from the Hospital

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Take Steps to Prevent Heat Stroke in Seniors this Summer

Temperatures are heating up as summer is in full swing. While many families are out enjoying the warmth and sun attending picnics and barbecues or going to the beach, it is important to pay attention to older family members and their health. They can certainly participate in these activities, but keeping cool should be a … Continue reading Take Steps to Prevent Heat Stroke in Seniors this Summer

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Summer Safety for Seniors

Warm weather and sunny skies make going outside during the spring and summer almost irresistible. From enjoying the pool or a picnic in the park to community events or simply going on a walk, there is so much to see and do. But as temperatures rise, it’s important for seniors to pay attention to their … Continue reading Summer Safety for Seniors

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Common Dental Problems with Aging

Oral health is important at any age, but for seniors, dental problems can lead to issues with health and nutrition. It is important that teeth and gums are strong and healthy so your loved one can continue comfortably eating the foods they enjoy and reduce risk of infection or disease. When dental problems develop, they … Continue reading Common Dental Problems with Aging

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Strategies for Boosting Brain Health

As people age, they become more aware of the risks of dementia, Alzheimer’s, memory loss, and other cognitive impairments. They may find recalling names or dates is more challenging, or they misplace their glasses or keys. While occasional forgetfulness is normal, more frequent occurrences may be a sign of memory problems. Encouraging seniors to participate … Continue reading Strategies for Boosting Brain Health

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