The Rules Have Changed for Exercise Over 50

October 17th, 2017|0 Comments

What Seniors Should Know About Chronic Pain

Unlike the acute pain that one feels as the result of a specific accident or injury, all too often seniors are plagued by chronic pain and suffering as part of everyday life. Chronic pain is defined as continuous long-lasting pain and over 1.5 billion people worldwide are estimated to suffer from it. […]

October 16th, 2017|0 Comments

How to protect a senior loved one from phishing scams

Most caregivers to senior citizens already know that they carry a huge responsibility toward ensuring the senior’s mental, emotional, social, and physical well-being. There is one more essential aspect of care, however, and it involves the realm of technology. Technological safety is especially important for seniors, who are vulnerable to being preyed […]

October 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Caregivers Draw Support By Mapping Their Relationships

The Atlas of Caregiving is an association based out of the San Francisco Bay Area that has now released a new tool called CareMaps. The goal of CareMaps is to inquire and gather information surrounding various family caregivers in order to see what shapes their experiences as individuals, and what activities they […]

October 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Dance Classes: 3 Reasons They Are Great For Seniors

Regular exercise and movement is important to senior citizens’ overall physical and mental health and well-being. A senior citizen who needs to add more physicality to their routine should consider taking up dancing, as it offers elderly people a number of important advantages. For example, there is some evidence to suggest that […]

October 13th, 2017|0 Comments