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Helping Your Senior Dad With Pet Care

Pets are one of the most beloved parts of many homes across the nation, and seniors who are facing their own medical issues are not exempt from wanting to ensure that their animal thrives. There are many resources that can help your aging dad still care for his dog in the best […]

October 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Which cancer screenings do older adults need?

Sunrise Senior Living recommends and provides information on resources on cancer screening for older adults. These recommended screenings include looking for lung, colon, prostate, breast and cervical cancer. It is important to have these tests done because many, if not most, of these cancers are more likely the older a person is. […]

October 20th, 2017|0 Comments

12 Strategies for Senior Fall Prevention

If an old person falls, it can cause serious problems. If you are a senior, do these things to prevent a fall. You should remove things from your home that could cause a fall. Try installing bars in the bathroom so you have something to hold onto. Get some non-slip mats or […]

October 19th, 2017|0 Comments

How to keep your brain healthy as you age

Here are seven measures anyone can take to maintain brain health and stave off dementia:
Manage blood pressure.
Control cholesterol.
Maintain normal blood sugar levels.
Stay physically active.
Eat a healthy diet.
Healthy weight.
Quit smoking.
Abnormally high blood pressure, cholesterol, or blood sugar can lead to atherosclerosis and blood clots, which may eventually cause cognitive impairment and vascular dementia. […]

October 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Best Buy Starts Selling Senior Care Product Line

As innovations in technology continue to grow, many retailers are looking to more niche type products that will attract certain types of customers. One of these more recent trends is seen in that of Best Buy, as they have begun carrying senior-targeted devices. In doing so, the retailer will sell these products […]

October 17th, 2017|0 Comments