Results for "Senior Health"
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How Long Will My Joint Replacement Last?
Just like classic cars, your original joints, motors and components can only be maintained for so long. Even the healthiest people can experience degeneration...
Jul 02
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Should You Be Concerned About SCAD?
When you think of the profile of a typical person with heart problems, do you visualize an older person with multiple risk factors like obesity and diabetes,...
Jun 10
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Will Acupuncture Treat My Chronic Pain?
Acupuncture has been used in traditional Chinese medicine for thousands of years but has only gained steam in western countries like the United States...
Jun 08
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Cushing’s Syndrome: What You Need to Know
If you’ve never heard of Cushing’s Syndrome, you’re not alone. The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases estimates this rare...
Jun 06
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What You Need to Know About Cleaning Your CPAP
If you’re one of the unlucky people with a sleep disorder, like sleep apnea, you’re likely familiar with a PAP machine, which stands for positive airway...
May 29
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Cataracts: What You Need to Know
Research by the National Eye Institute (NEI) has found that more than half of all Americans age 80 or older either have cataracts or have had surgery to...
May 23
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Act F.A.S.T.: Recognizing Signs of Stroke
Seeing someone experience a stroke can be very scary. You may feel powerless, but that’s actually the opposite of the truth - your fast action can be the...
May 10
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Keeping Parents and Grandparents Safe While Social Distancing
Juggling kids, work and finding groceries may be keeping you occupied while social distancing during COVID-19, but like many you may also be concerned...
Apr 18
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Memory Loss: Is It Normal Aging Or Dementia?
We’ve all done it.  We can’t find our keys, wallet or phone.  We know someone’s name but just can’t recall it. We walk into a room and forget why we’re...
Feb 03
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How To Have Difficult Conversations With Your Senior Parents
Have you noticed some changes in your parents recently? Maybe they’re having more “senior moments” than usual, or they’re having more difficulty with daily...
Dec 20