As the aging population continues to soar in the U.S., so does the prevalence of obesity among these senior citizens. With the number of people aged 65 and above expected to double in 2050, the necessary interventions must be made to address obesity among seniors.
7 Tips to Be Proactive with Medication Management
Sticking to your medication routine is one big way to stay healthy in these uncertain times. Unfortunately, normal memory lapses, unsupervised drug interactions, and avoidance of the pharmacy due to social distancing can all play a role in disrupting your routine.
7 Socially Distanced Activities to do With Your Grandkids
Don’t let social distancing requirements shortchange your bonding time or the emotional enrichment of an experience. Here are some socially distant activities to try out.
5 Ways to Help Your Loved Ones Age in Place
Aging in place is something we all should be allowed to do. Remaining in one’s home for as long as possible is more comfortable for seniors and keeps them more active and in control of their lives.
How to Choose a Medical Alert System
The most important thing about a Medical Alert system is that it stays on your body, where it belongs, to do its job. Apart from that, you need to decide which system is right for you and your lifestyle. Here are the top five considerations when choosing a medical alert system.
Staycations are hugely popular these days, and a great way to enjoy some rest and relaxation without the added risks of travel. Here are suggestions for safe senior fun, right in your own backyard.
While it’s fun to have a pet at any age, you’ll be surprised to know that having a dog as a senior adult has many benefits.
Here’s what you need to know about how to choose the right caregiver or senior support service.
Here are tips on how to avoid common heat-related hazards, according to public health and National Institute on Aging (NIA) experts.