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  • Holiday Tips for Older Adults and Their Caregivers
    by Gavin Brown on December 1, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    It’s the holiday season! First, there was Halloween, and then we had Thanksgiving. However, the best is yet to come. Christmas is the favorite part of the year of many people living in the US. […]

  • 3 Reasons Why Weight Training Is Recommended for Seniors
    by Samuel Wilkinson on November 30, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    Working out is an activity that divides people and opinions. Some claim that women who exercise look bulky and overly masculine, while others argue that you aren’t doing it right if you feel no […]

  • Different Types of Manual Wheelchairs
    by Gavin Brown on November 29, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    Do you know that wheelchairs come in various sizes and types? They can also have additional features and accessories to make the ride as comfortable as possible. If you’ve never been in need […]

  • 4 Dementia-Friendly Winter Activities
    by Gavin Brown on November 28, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    Winter is the part of the year where people spend most of the time indoors. It is too cold to go on long walks, and we look for ways to entertain ourselves during these short days and long nights. […]

  • How to Combat Loneliness for Seniors During the Holidays
    by Samuel Wilkinson on November 27, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    The holiday season is the part of the year when everyone tries to be happy and spread positive energy. But for some seniors, it’s hard to hide that they are feeling lonely and isolated. Despite […]

  • How Art Benefits Seniors
    by Samuel Wilkinson on November 26, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    Many humans describe their enjoyment in the arts as the most fulfilling life experience. According to various studies, practicing the arts can be very beneficial to the elderly. By becoming engaged […]

  • Alternative Treatments for Arthritis
    by Samuel Wilkinson on November 25, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    Even the simplest of tasks will become hard if you have joint pain. Most people that suffer from this condition already undergo some sort of treatment, but if your current one isn’t doing […]

  • The Grumpy Old People Stereotype
    by Samuel Wilkinson on November 24, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    The term grumpy is often used when someone describes older people, especially older men. When an old person is irritable, people often don’t ask why but instead conclude that it’s because […]

  • Winter Driving Tips for Seniors
    by Gavin Brown on November 23, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    Winter is just behind a corner. We’ve started wearing warm jackets, boots, and caps. Chimneys are breathing the smoke out and there are a load of supplies in our fridge in case of a long heavy […]

  • 5 Tips for Hiring a Transportation Caregiver for Your Senior
    by Gavin Brown on November 22, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    What should you do when your senior can’t drive anymore? They are not able to drive a car but still need to go farther from their home than they can walk. They have doctor appointments, […]