Keep older loved ones safe and warm all winter long – and restore your peace of mind – by using these home heating safety tips for seniors.
Preparing a senior's home to support recovery after leaving a hospital or rehab facility can be challenging under the best of circumstances. Here's how to ensure that your loved one remains safe and comfortable even when you're not able to be there.
Did you know that September is Healthy Aging Month? It’s the cornerstone of the “Healthy Aging Campaign,” whose purpose is to focus national attention on the positive aspects of aging.
Thanks to water-based activities that include swimming, individuals can still exercise without putting a lot of stress on sensitive bones and tissues. If any of your aging loved ones live with chronic pain, here’s why swimming could be the perfect exercise for them.
According to the American Family Physician, 70 percent of accidental deaths in those over the age of 75 are caused by falls. The falls that aren’t fatal often lead to one needing respite care or being placed in a nursing home. But thankfully, there are ways to keep yourself or your family member well-balanced and out of an elderly home.
We pride ourselves on being ready for anything nature sends our way. But are we? This article offers tips for helping your elderly parents safely enjoy our lovely summer days!