April 30, 2019

Hurricane Preparedness & Senior Services

The best advice for anyone living in a coastal community where hurricanes pose a threat is simple and to the point: be prepared. “The main issues […]
April 30, 2019

Hospice Care

Hospice care helps the terminally ill and their families make the most of the last days, weeks, or months of their lives. Rooted in the word […]
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 […]