April 30, 2019

Getting Elder Care Help

Amanda’s Aunt Anna had a big influence on her life when she was growing up. “It was always special when I got to spend time with […]
April 30, 2019

LGBTQ Retirement Communities

“It’s Not A Lifestyle — It’s Your Life,” proclaims the Santa Fe-based RainbowVision. The property management and development group was co-founded by Joy Silver, its president […]
April 30, 2019

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD): Symptoms & Care

Whether it is labeled as acid reflux, heartburn or gastroesophageal reflux (GERD), this burning sensation occurs when contents from the stomach travel back up the esophagus, […]
April 30, 2019

Senior Fraud Prevention

Seniors can make easy targets for fraud, whether it’s for unbelievable investment returns or fraudulent sweepstakes prizes. Fraud on seniors can happen by phone, mail, in […]
April 30, 2019

Foot Health Information

Mobility is a vital component of independence, making the foot ailments that often plague the elderly especially worrisome. While it may not spring to mind as […]
April 30, 2019

Food And Drug Interactions

Approximately half of Americans aged 65 and older take five or more medications daily, and many mix prescription drugs, OTC medications and herbal supplements, according to […]
April 30, 2019

Senior Flu Prevention

Getting the flu can be a nasty experience, no matter what your age or general health, and each year flu shots are a major public health […]
April 30, 2019

Elderly Fecal Incontinence

Symptoms & Care In 1985, while giving birth to her son, Nancy Norton received a fourth-degree laceration of her external sphincter muscle. Since that injury, Norton […]
April 29, 2019

Senior Fall Prevention

A simple fall can change your life. Just ask any of the thousands of older men and women who fall each year and break a bone […]