Hypothermia:  A serious risk for the elderly

Hypothermia: A serious risk for the elderly

When the body temperature of older adults drops below 95 degrees it can result in a number of problems, affecting the kidneys, liver, heart and more. Other health concerns, such as arthritis, hypothyroidism, and Parkinson’s disease, as well as some medications, can...
Resource Guide for choosing a Memory Care facility

Resource Guide for choosing a Memory Care facility

Living with and caring for a loved one with memory loss can be especially difficult. Assisted living can greatly benefit someone with memory loss.  There are many options when it comes to senior living facilities, all with varying considerations and accommodations....
The Vaccines Every Senior Citizen Should Have

The Vaccines Every Senior Citizen Should Have

It is a common misconception that vaccines are meant for children. There are some very important vaccines that can save the lives of both children and adults. Senior citizens everywhere should become more aware of these vaccines and what they can do to keep you...
New Year’s Resolutions for Seniors

New Year’s Resolutions for Seniors

2019 is almost here! Can you believe it? It seems like yesterday that we were all trying to scheme up our New Year’s resolutions for 2018. Whether you stuck to those last year or not, we have some great ideas on how you can be successful in your resolutions this year!...
5 Ways to Celebrate the Holidays After Moving to a Senior Home

5 Ways to Celebrate the Holidays After Moving to a Senior Home

The holiday season has rolled around again! For families with loved ones who have moved to senior living communities, the holiday season may be looking a little different than usual. While the change of holiday celebrations and traditions may seem like a stressful...
The Importance of Staying Active During the Winter

The Importance of Staying Active During the Winter

The temptation to hibernate during the winter is a challenge for all, but especially for older adults who may face more limitations than most people. Maintaining a strong body and mind is an important part of weathering the winter. It’s very common for older adults to...