Results for "Senior Health"

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How Smart Home Design Boosts Comfort for People with Dementia
Most people who are living with dementia prefer to stay in the home where they feel comfortable, surrounded by the furniture and décor they’ve grown to...
Aug 25
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Why is Comprehensive Care So Important?
“It takes a village…” This phrase is true in many aspects of our lives. Perhaps there is no aspect more relevant than our health. Today’s medical landscape...
Aug 22
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Glaucoma: How You Can Protect Your Eyesight
Here’s the scary thing about glaucoma. You might not know you have it until you’ve lost a lot of your peripheral vision, and maybe even some of your central...
Aug 19
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How to Slow Down the Signs of Aging on Your Skin
When you were younger, you may have had smooth, flawless skin. Now you look at your children, and you see that skin you remember from your youth on their...
Aug 14
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Heat Warning! Summer Safety Tips for Seniors
It’s another sunny day and you’re getting ready for an afternoon hike. But too much of a good thing can be dangerous. In these hot summer months, you start...
Aug 05
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If Your Joints Ache, Can Glucosamine Help Ease the Pain?
Joint pain makes almost everything you do more difficult. The stiffness, swelling and aching can start when you get out of bed, worsen as you walk or climb...
Jul 27
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How to Be an Effective Caregiver When You Live Far Away
It can be tough to care for an aging parent, partner, friend or relative. Your loved one might need rides to and from appointments, help with grocery shopping or...
Jul 23
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Gotta Go Again? Why Am I Urinating More Often than Usual?
Frequent urination may not seem like a big deal until you are on a road trip or sitting through a long movie. But a change in your habits may indicate...
Jul 18
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The Top Warning Signs You Might Be Taking Too Many Medications
It’s easy to find yourself taking several different medications. Maybe you have an antihistamine you take to manage your allergies. A medication that keeps...
Jul 17
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Slowing Down? 5 Steps for Fitting in Exercise as You Get Older
As you get older, it can be easy to find excuses to let yourself slow down. Maybe your joints ache. Maybe you’re carrying a few extra pounds. Maybe you...
Jul 06