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.
If you are an older person, you can celebrate your achievements and contributions to society, and perhaps change a little of the stigma surrounding aging, by taking small, actionable steps that reaffirm your value to the rest of society.
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.
With the proper daily lifestyle and medical treatment, arthritis doesn’t need to slow you down. Here are six ways that you can continue to remain active despite having arthritis.
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.