As we age, inevitably our bodies change and so do our brains. There are a number of myths about our brains as we get older. But, not everything you hear and read about aging is true. So, here are some myths about aging brains and the truths behind them.
Do you know what a patient advocate is? Have you heard that term before? If not, it’s ok. They can be an imperative part of your health care, so we wanted to explain what the term means, what they can do, and why you need a patient advocate in your corner.
As we age, it is important to consider where we will live and who will take care of us. There are quite a few senior living options. We each have to choose what fits our situation and budget best. Here is a list of some of the options we hear about often.
Sometimes it comes as a shock when we see our parents or grandparents start to age. And we tend to worry about their safety and health. It is hard to tell if they are ok.
So, here are some things to consider when visiting your aging parents or grandparents.
As we age, our balance starts to falter and it is important to prevent falls as much as possible. So, we thought we would share some fall prevention tips for you or your aging loved ones. Here is a list of 10 things you can do to help prevent a fall that could lead to more serious injuries.
If you need help with activities of daily living for yourself or a loved one, it is a great idea to hire a caregiver to help. Home care agencies are the best source of qualified caregiving professionals. But, how do you choose which home care agency to hire?