For Seniors, Loneliness Can be Hazardous to Your Health

One of the biggest challenges many seniors face as they age isn’t healthcare, it’s losing their social network. As friends start to pass away or […]

May is “Stroke Awareness Month”

Age makes us more susceptible to having a stroke, as does having a mother, father, or other close relative who has had a stroke. You can’t […]

3 Scams to Protect Against in 2018

Millions of Americans fall prey to scams each year. Staying alert and knowing where to report financial exploitation helps stop scammers from claiming more victims. […]

The Health & Emotional Benefits of Volunteering

The health benefits associated with volunteering are a means to combat isolation and loneliness. Volunteering provides many older adults with a purpose. That purpose can […]

Shingles and the new preventive vaccine

Anyone who has had chickenpox can get shingles, also called herpes zoster. After the chickenpox clears, the virus stays inside the body. If the virus […]

The Importance of a Living Will

While many seniors have had a Last Will & Testament set up for years, many older folks (and their loved ones) are not fully aware […]

Why Seniors Can’t Skip Skin Protection

Congratulations. You’ve survived life’s slings and arrows, and made it to your senior years. It took some brains. It took common sense. Now is not […]

Spring Cleaning Tips for Seniors

Spring cleaning can make a big difference in your continued health and safety at home. It’s easy for our homes to become cluttered with accumulated […]

Hydration is Essential for Seniors

Dehydration is ranked in the top ten most frequent reasons for Medicare hospitalizations. It is a serious problem that can result in death if not […]

Tips to Prevent Slips & Falls

Dangers inside the home add up over time, making it easier for older adults to trip, fall, and hurt themselves. Falls are a top reason […]