10 Useful Tips for Preparing the Seniors for Winter

Whether you are a caregiver for seniors, reside with an elderly relative, or are perhaps yourself a senior, it is time to prepare for the winter season. The elderly and winter can be considered as an extremely hazardous combination. This is because as seniors they may get exposed to uniquely challenging situations while moving around and staying warm during the winter months.However,...Continue reading

Essentials of Cardiac Care for Older Adults

Maintaining good heart health is something that is stressed when you are young. When you begin to age, the cardiovascular system is one of the first to weaken, especially if you are inactive or live a sedentary lifestyle. It's important to keep your heart functioning at its best for as long as possible so that when age does start to play a role, it takes much longer for any real damage...Continue reading

What Are Effective Ways to Prevent Elderly Abuse?

The International Network for the Prevention of Abuse of Older People (INPEA) and the World Health Organization (WHO) define Elder Abuse as- a single, or repeated act, or lack of appropriate action, occurring within any relationship where there is an expectation of trust which causes harm or distress to an older person". Abuse of elderly people may be evident in several forms, including...Continue reading

10 Tips for the Elderly to Beat the Heat This Summer

According to a recent study, 40% of heat-related deaths in the US happened to people over 65 years of age. Older adults should be more careful of overheating as their bodies can't cope up with excessive heat and they are likely to get dehydrated. Here are 10 summer safety tips for seniors to have a safe and pleasant summer.

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