Healthcare costs can place a major burden on senior citizen, especially those living on a fixed income. Here's how to prepare for those situations.
Your loved ones deserve to be treated with dignity, respect and compassion during the last years of their life. The stories of nursing home abuse in the past have unveiled horror stories which no family wants to face. Nursing home or assisted living abuse is not acceptable on any level at any time.
Seniors who strive to exercise on a regular basis are happier, healthier, and more able to cope with the stressors they may encounter.
While some medications are obviously useful and necessary, natural remedies may help patients to achieve positive results without side effects.
For those with assisted living is in their future, finding a way to pay for it is a primary concern. Long-term care insurance is one available option.
Type 2 diabetes occurs when the body becomes insulin resistant. Over 50% of those who suffer from Type 2 diabetes are over 60 years old.
If you have a parent in assisted living, Valentine's Day is the perfect opportunity to show them how much their love has meant to you - from childhood until now.
The most important question for seniors and their caregivers is if medical cannabis is a safe and effective treatment alternative to pharmaceuticals.
With so much to do every day, it is easy to let things slide. But there are several reasons why making assisted living visits should be a priority.
Recent studies report that sleeping pills may be unhealthy for anyone to take on a regular basis, . but the ramifications are more serious for the elderly.