1. How to Handle Dementia

    How to Handle Dementia Dementia can become a part of life as one gets older. Symptoms can include changes in personality, reasoning impairment, and difficulty with memory. Alzheimer's disease is a very common form of this type of disease. Dementia is often classified as mild, moderate, or severe. He…Read More

  2. Walkers vs. Wheelchairs

    Walkers vs. Wheelchairs Wheelchair Or Walker: Which One Should You Choose? If you or someone you know is having difficulty walking, there are several remedies out there that can aid this process, making it easier to move around. Walkers and wheelchairs are some of the best options for those who are …Read More

  3. Why an Assisted Living Facility Might Be Right for You after an Injury

    Why an Assisted Living Facility Might Be Right for You after an Injury Many people think of an assisted living facility as a place for the elderly. In fact, there are many people that can benefit from an assisted living facility. One of the best times to explore an assisted living facility regardles…Read More

  4. The Balance of Sleep for Seniors

    The Balance of Sleep for Seniors Sleep is important to the human body. A consistent sleep schedule is even more essential as we get older. A lack of sleep can lead to cognitive difficulties, obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, and heart disease. The elderly are even more susceptible …Read More

  5. Making Hard Decisions about Assisted Living

    Making Hard Decisions about Assisted Living At no time is the unfairness of life more evident than late middle age. Just when finances have stabilized; the last tuition bill paid; the last child out of the house; and retirement at least imaginable, a parent or aging loved one starts failing. Recall …Read More

  6. Do Assisted Living Facilities Allow Pets?

    Do Assisted Living Facilities Allow Pets? There are many deciding factors when looking for the perfect assisted living facility. While browsing assisted living facilities for yourself or a loved one, you might worry about finding a facility that is pet-friendly as you have a family pet or might want…Read More

  7. Upper Body Exercises for Seniors

    Upper Body Exercises for Seniors Maintaining good upper-body strength will play a very important role in the daily life of a senior citizen. It will help you remain independent in many ways such as driving, carrying your groceries, getting up from a chair or climbing stairs. You will be able to play…Read More

  8. 4 Types of Discounts Seniors Can Take Advantage Of

    The life of a senior citizen can often be challenging, especially in terms of finance. Fortunately, there are a variety of discounts available to seniors who simply ask for them. Countless food chains offer discounts for seniors aged over 55 years. Participating KFC and Whataburger chains provide fr…Read More

  9. Fun Easy Hobbies for Seniors

    The amount of free time granted by retirement can feel refreshing and maybe even exciting. But sometimes it could also feel intimidating, not really knowing what to do with all that extra time on your hands. Here are a few fun and easy things for seniors to think about trying when considering new ho…Read More

  10. Staying Hydrated and Its Benefits for Seniors

    Have you been suffering from headaches lately? Have you been feeling more tired and sleepy than usual? Is that tiredness leading to dizziness? If your answer to the prior questions were "yes", it is possible that you may be going through dehydration. Dehydration is a common problem in adults, especi…Read More