The process of aging brings with it a myriad of changes to our body and that includes our feet! These sturdy pillars that carry us through life, are not immune to aging. Let’s delve into common foot problems that often afflict people as they age. Solutions exist for all of them, so let’s focus on maintaining healthy, resilient, happy feet.
Cholesterol is a substance found in your cells that your body needs to function. Here are a few things you can do to work on your cholesterol, so it is beneficial for you and not harmful to your health.
Arthritis pain is invisible to the outside world and can feel daunting when on the inside. There are ways to help manage arthritis pain so that life is more enjoyable.
Did you know that caregivers can help people of all ages? Here is a list of reasons people could use help with activities of daily living.
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?
As we age, there are some habits that we have to stop and some actions that have to be done in order to achieve a healthy lifestyle. Below, we have divided the things most seniors should stop or avoid and some healthy living tips for aging well.
Alzheimer’s Disease is very common, unfortunately. But, it can also be very difficult to know how to handle it. So, we thought it would be helpful to create a list of tips on how to help someone with Alzheimer’s Disease. These are great ideas for family members and caregivers who are taking care of someone who has Alzheimer’s.
At one time or another, most of us will be caregivers for someone. As with any new role, it is critically important to have the knowledge, resources, and tools available to help you. Here are 10 tips for caregivers to help you be the best you can be!
Collaboration and cooperation between hospitals, home health, physicians, and homecare agencies can create better health and quality of life that allows our seniors to continue to age in place.
Social isolation is a big issue among seniors and our elderly population. As we age, we go out less. This is very common but can affect one’s health and wellbeing.
So, in order to combat isolation blues and keep our elderly loved ones healthy, it is important to do these 7 things…