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  • What to Expect After Cataract Surgery
    by Samuel Wilkinson on June 23, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    Cataracts are a common occurrence in older adults. Over half of Americans older than 75 have issues with them. One of the best choices for cataracts is surgery. With surgery, the elderly can get back […]

  • 10 Signs of Cervical Cancer
    by Samuel Wilkinson on June 22, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    With the development of the Pap test, the death rate from cervical cancer has been on the decline. This trend started in the 1940s when this test was invented. To be precise, the number of people […]

  • How to Find a Caregiver Support Group
    by Gavin Brown on June 21, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    Caregiving is stressful for most people. Taking care of another person can be exhausting and demanding, especially if you don’t have any support from your family. Stress can lead to bad […]

  • Should Your Aging Parent Move In?
    by Gavin Brown on June 20, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    The big question will come sooner or later: should your parent move in with you and your family? Your parents are getting sicker as they age, and you are not sure anymore whether they can live on […]

  • Easy Tai Chi Exercises [Video]
    by Gavin Brown on June 19, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    Ever since spring has come, I tend to jog in a park close to my home. It is quite green, remote, and far from the busy streets. Throughout the whole day, the park is full of people jogging, walking […]

  • Financial Support for Caregivers
    by Gavin Brown on June 18, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    Caregiving can be costly. Many try to avoid hiring a professional caregiver for their family members and become caregivers themselves. However, this option also has additional costs which you […]

  • Treatment of Insomnia in Seniors
    by Samuel Wilkinson on June 17, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    Not getting a healthy night’s sleep can be incredibly frustrating for any individual. Insomnia can happen to all of us at any time during our lives, but when it affects older adults, it can be […]

  • Tips to Stay Safe in the Hospital
    by Gavin Brown on June 16, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    How do you know if your senior will have the best care while in a hospital? I don’t like hospitals and am not the only one. Not just to be treated there (luckily I’ve been safe and sound […]

  • Ways to Cope With Caregiver Loneliness
    by Gavin Brown on June 15, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    On top of everything else a caregiver has to handle, you have noticed that no one understands you. Caregivers are heroes who need to deal with a lot, stress being among the top of the list. Everyone […]

  • Is Macular Degeneration Hereditary?
    by Samuel Wilkinson on June 14, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    More than 200,000 people are affected by macular degeneration each year. Unfortunately, various treatments can help in handling this condition, but so far doctors and scientists haven’t found a […]