Although the terms heart attack and cardiac arrest are often used interchangeably, the two medical terms actually reflect very different conditions with different causes and treatments.
There are many ways that technology can make life easier for senior citizens. Here are some of the daily benefits of modern technology for seniors.
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.
Here’s what you need to know to make your Thanksgiving healthy and safe for the older adults in your family.
National diabetes month was created to spread awareness and help people who are at-risk to take the steps they need to live a healthier, safer life.
Nearly 16 million Americans have been diagnosed with COPD; however, it is believed that millions more have it and are unaware.
According to the National Fire Prevention Association, adults over 65 are twice as likely to be killed or injured by fires. In order to lessen these risks, there are several tips that you can use to improve the fire safety of your home.
As a caregiver, it’s important to care for yourself as well as for your loved one. Follow these five key tips to improve the quality of care.
Equipping yourself with a medical alert system offers great protection against falls or other mishaps. It’s up to you to choose which one works best for you and how you live.
Are you ready should an emergency occur? Few things can help older adults prepare for an emergency better than a medical alert system.