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  • How to Stimulate Alzheimer’s Patients
    by Samuel Wilkinson on November 14, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    The rule for living healthy is simple. Give your body exercise and your mind stimulation. If your loved one has Alzheimer’s disease, you have probably noticed that as more time passes, their […]

  • Hearing Loss in the Elderly: Common Signs
    by Gavin Brown on November 13, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    One of the scarcely covered topics on our blog, but common in the real world, is hearing loss in the elderly. You can read more about this issue in Hearing Problems in the Elderly and First Signs of […]

  • Caregiver’s Guide: Preparing for a Hurricane
    by Gavin Brown on November 12, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    In September 2018, we witnessed the power of Hurricane Florence. It caused 53 deaths and almost $17 billion dollars of damage. Although the Carolinas suffered the most that time, Florida has 9 out of […]

  • World Diabetes Day
    by Gavin Brown on November 11, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    World Diabetes Day is a global campaign which was established to raise the awareness of this metabolic disorder. It is observed every year on November 14th. The number of people diagnosed with […]

  • The Mental and Physical Impact of Isolation on Seniors
    by Samuel Wilkinson on November 10, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    It is important to know that seniors who don’t keep in touch with their community and who live life by themselves are at a higher risk of developing various health issues. Isolation has been […]

  • How to Improve Your Independence
    by Gavin Brown on November 9, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    Is it getting tougher for you to take care of yourself and run daily errands? Have household chores become a nightmare? We all face a moment in our lives when we start questioning our independence. […]

  • How to Find the Perfect Caregiver Support Group
    by Gavin Brown on November 8, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    Taking care of others is often a difficult job, especially if you don’t have support from your friends and family members. Sometimes even the person you take care of doesn’t appreciate […]

  • 6 Reasons You Should Not Feel Guilty About Getting Care for a Loved One
    by Samuel Wilkinson on November 7, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    Providing your parent or an older loved one with in-home care is not an easy decision. When this happens, you will experience many mixed emotions. Upon realizing that you will finally receive […]

  • Technology for Senior Citizens
    by Samuel Wilkinson on November 6, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    The following might surprise you, but 59% of adults older than 65 are using the internet. Compared to 86% of all adults who are on the web, this number might seem small. But it’s good to see […]

  • Top 10 Health Benefits of Onions
    by Samuel Wilkinson on November 5, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    You might think that there isn’t much to all of those onion layers you see when you peel one. But what you actually are looking at are layers of health benefits. At its essence, onions are […]