Veteran’s Directed Home Services Program Benefits

Veteran’s Directed Home Services Program

Individuals enrolled in the Veteran’s Administration (VA) health care system may qualify for a program that provides both funds and flexibility for veterans to hire caregivers, including family members, and receive services to assist with activities of daily life within in their own home and […]

2020-01-29T22:56:03+00:00January 29th, 2020|Categories: senior health, senior living options, Seniors|0 Comments

Affording Long-Term Care

Affording Long-Term Senior Care

As you age, it can be hard to decide where to live. The elderly often choose to remain at home for as long as possible. There comes a time when they are unable to do all the work necessary to be able to take care of themselves, […]

2020-01-26T05:29:29+00:00January 24th, 2020|Categories: Seniors|0 Comments

Alzheimer’s vs Dementia

The Difference Between Alzheimer’s And Dementia

Knоwing the difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia is very imроrtаnt ѕо that proper mаnаgеmеnt саn bе givеn tо thе раtiеnt. Judging ѕоmеоnе with Alzheimer’s diѕеаѕе iѕ nоt gооd for the раtiеnt аѕ trеаtmеnt саn be аn орtiоn. If a doctor diаgnоѕеѕ a раtiеnt […]

2020-01-13T20:02:18+00:00January 10th, 2020|Categories: Seniors|0 Comments

Aging and Memory Loss

Aging and Memory Loss

About 1 of every 5 Americans in their 70s experiences some form of mild memory loss. When an older adult begins to experience memory loss, they may experience role confusion. They might feel they are no longer a productive member of society. This can lead to feelings […]

2020-01-26T05:24:08+00:00December 1st, 2017|Categories: Seniors, senior health|1 Comment

Fall Prevention Exercises for the Elderly

Fall Prevention Exercises for the Elderly

As individuals age, bone and muscle mass diminishes, vestibular systems are weakened and falls become more common. Fall-related injuries make up about one-quarter of hospitalizations in the elderly, and senior citizens without balance and strength training are more likely to experience falls. For seniors, exercises […]

2019-12-28T05:03:51+00:00April 11th, 2017|Categories: Seniors, senior health|1 Comment

In Home Care Services in Washington State

 In-Home Care Services

In-home care services can provide seniors with personalized care at their home when they prefer to live on their own.

For many individuals, in-home care in WA state is the ideal option for physical health, safety, and well-being. It allows them to remain in a familiar environment and receive […]

2020-01-25T04:46:46+00:00January 9th, 2017|Categories: senior living options|0 Comments

How to Comfort Someone Diagnosed with Mesothelioma

How to Comfort Someone with Mesothelioma

Receiving a diagnosis of a terminal disease, such as mesothelioma cancer, is never easy. No one ever wants to hear the dreadful statement: “It’s cancer.” That simple six-letter word can strike fear into anyone. A cancer diagnosis is also often accompanied by anxiety and even […]

2019-12-28T05:06:53+00:00November 30th, 2016|Categories: Seniors|Tags: |0 Comments

The Elderly – America’s Forgotten Citizens

The Elderly – America’s Forgotten Citizens

Although the genetic makeup of a human being has a significant impact on their expected longevity, a healthy environment, proper diet, consistent exercise, and regular participation in general activities can all prolong life.

According to the Penn State Research Department, a few […]

2020-01-01T20:28:11+00:00August 23rd, 2016|Categories: Seniors|Tags: , |1 Comment