April 30, 2019

Home Health vs Home Care

Home care and home health are distinct types of care which are both provided in a home setting, but most people aren’t aware of the differences […]
April 30, 2019

Elderly Hip Fracture

Prevention & Treatment She tripped over a small suitcase on the floor, and fell right into a wall. “The instant I did this, before I hit […]
April 30, 2019

High Blood Pressure in the Elderly: Causes & Prevention

Blood pressure can be seen as a barometer of overall circulatory health. Someone with high blood pressure is at a significantly greater risk for heart failure, […]
April 30, 2019

Heart Attack in Seniors: Symptoms & Prevention

Charged with pumping blood throughout the entire circulatory system, the heart is also a muscle that reflects the treatment by its host more than any other […]
April 30, 2019

7 Tips for Avoiding Elderly Heat Stroke & Exhaustion

Hot weather is dangerous, and seniors are particularly prone to its threat. Elderly heat stroke and heat exhaustion are a real problem. In fact, a recent […]
April 30, 2019

Grieving the Loss of a Spouse & Finding Peace

“By the time my husband died,” Eileen A. remembers, “I had already experienced much of my grieving because the man I had nursed through his cancer […]
April 30, 2019
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Glossary of Senior Living Terms

Senior living, senior housing and senior care can open a whole new world to families. There are different levels of care–depending on your loved one’s needs–and […]
April 30, 2019

Glaucoma In Seniors: Symptoms & Care

By Jeannette Franks, PhD Glaucoma is a cluster of diseases that can damage the eye’s optic nerve and result in irreversible vision loss-and ultimately can cause […]
April 30, 2019
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Geriatric Care Specialists

From arthritis to diabetes, hearing loss to cancer, seniors are treated for a wide range of medical conditions, and they and their caregivers can face a […]