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
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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
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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 […]
April 30, 2019
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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
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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
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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
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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 […]