November 20, 2019

How to Recognize Early Signs of Dementia in Seniors


As a sizable percentage of the population reaches old age, many families worry about the health of their loved ones. A common fear is that a senior family member will be diagnosed with dementia. Dementia, which is a name given to describe a...

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November 14, 2019

3 Tips to Help Your Loved One Avoid Fraud


Senior abuse in the form of financial scams is a huge problem—especially as scammers are changing tactics and taking advantage of fears and uncertainties. In fact, recent reports say anywhere from 3 billion to 30 billion dollars are lost every...

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November 8, 2019

Are Pets a Good Idea for Seniors?


As you continue to age, many seniors struggle to find motivation during the later years of life. Sometimes days can become very gloomy and lonely. Adding a dog, cat, or other animal companion to your everyday life can make a big difference in...

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October 22, 2019

15 Easy (and Healthy) Recipes for Cold Weather


As the weather starts to cool down, it’s time to start looking for ways to keep warm. While cozy blankets and cranking up the heat can help, so will having hot food. At the same time, it’s important to keep your health in mind and remember that...

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October 15, 2019

4 Financial Planning Tips for Post-Retirement Health Expenses


The topic of savings and expenses becomes heavily-discussed as more and more adults reach retirement age and no longer can rely on a steady income. There are many areas that seniors need to have plans in place for post-retirement, including...

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October 8, 2019

How to Enjoy Fall as an Older Adult


As the weather gets colder and the leaves begin to change, it’s time to start celebrating the fall season! While you may not be jumping in leaf piles or going trick-or-treating anymore, there are still plenty of activities to fill your days and...

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October 2, 2019

Talking to a Loved One About Assisted Living


Independence, the ability to age in place with the necessary care services, the cost savings compared to other care options, and the lively, active communities that are so different from traditional fears of nursing homes are all reasons why...

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September 24, 2019

ADLs vs. IADLs: Understanding Daily Care in Assisted Living


The phrase “activities of daily living” is often thrown around within discussions about senior living options and different care services. But what exactly are ADLs, and how do they differ from IADLs—another common term used in senior care?  

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September 17, 2019

9 Ways Senior Exercise Improves Overall Senior Health


Many seniors who reach retirement age start to slow down and decrease the time they spend exercising—or just stop exercising altogether after feeling fatigued from activities that at one point had been easy. However, doing so may have some...

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