Posts Categorized: News

When In-Home Care is Necessary

When visiting elderly parents, you may get the feeling that daily chores and tasks are a struggle for them to complete. There might be dirty dishes overflowing the sink or the elderly parent wears the same clothes every single day for a whole week. They might not be able to remember the last time they… Read more »

Study About Aging

A study  was conducted several years ago on understanding older adults’ expectations regarding aging and how these expectations influence healthcare-seeking behavior. The question was raised, if this population felt a general negativity towards the aging process could this help physicians identify situations in which older adults needlessly miss the opportunity to experience this model of… Read more »

Winter Safety Tips for Seniors

With the chilling temperatures, icy roads and slippery sidewalks, it is imperative that we all, especially the elderly take the necessary precautions to stay safe healthy and warm during the winter months. Here are a few winter safety tips for seniors to keep in mind. You may already be aware of most or all of… Read more »

Seniors and Driving Safety

“Older adults are actually not much more likely to be in car accidents, but they are more likely to suffer injury or die in one because their bodies are more susceptible to injury, and resulting medical complications are more likely.” This is most definitely not a new issue, but how do we know when it… Read more »