Help Your Elder Loved Ones to Battle Incontinence

Help Your Elder Loved Ones to Battle Incontinence

Everyone gets old one day. Our bones more brittle, our muscles weaker, our reflexes dull, and our bodies seemingly function outside our control. Incontinence or the involuntary secretion of urine/bowels is one of the most under reported medical conditions in the world. One can understand why someone would not want […]

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Managing Arthritis Pain During Bedtime

Managing Arthritis Pain During Bedtime

Arthritis pain is no joke; people who suffer from arthritis experience chronic pain that bothers even when they're asleep. I Just Can't Sleep Enough Sleep deprivation is a common problem with people who suffer from arthritis. They find it tough to go to sleep, thus most of them suffer from […]

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How to Tell When It’s Time to Be Put in a Home

How to Tell When It’s Time to Be Put in a Home

There are millions of adults living in the United States who are currently 65 years of age or older. These adults are also known as senior citizens. Many senior citizens prefer an independent way of life because it is how they were raised. However, there are a few sure signs […]

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Tips on Keeping Your Elderly Loved Ones Safe at Home

Tips on Keeping Your Elderly Loved Ones Safe at Home

My grandmother is 85 years old and gets around great. She still drives, and actually just got her driver’s license renewed for another six years. She is very independent and is able to do most things herself. However, she gets very worried at night at home by herself, especially because […]

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How to Exercise Your Frail Bones

How to Exercise Your Frail Bones

As the body ages the bones naturally begin to weaken. The degree of bone loss can be measured using a test called the bone mineral density test. This indicates the strength of the bones and what risk there is that they may break. Osteoporosis is the most severe form of bone loss […]

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How to Stay Healthy As You Age

How to Stay Healthy As You Age

It's inevitable! We all get old. But, there is good news to this fact. Actually, it's great news! We don't have to end up feeble and absent-minded as once believed. We don't have to end up sitting on a porch swing, idly watching life pass by. Long before Ponce de Leon went searching for the […]

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Benefits of Ceramic Dental Implants for the Elderly

Benefits of Ceramic Dental Implants for the Elderly

Dental care makes for an essential part of our daily hygiene routine that needs to be maintained rightly. It has been seen that many people do not consider dental hygiene with equal prominence, which results in various chronic diseases and problems in the future days. Hence there is no doubt […]

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Health-Friendly Outdoor Activities for Elderly Men

Health-Friendly Outdoor Activities for Elderly Men

Elderly people are already prone to various kinds of ailments. It is a fact, considering that at this age our body slowly deteriorates. Our bones become weaker and our strength lowers. For seniors who have active lifestyle, they are able to fight off certain ailments that can affect their mobility. […]

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A Senior Caregiver’s To-Do List

A Senior Caregiver’s To-Do List

When you’re a caregiver, you have to expect the unexpected, especially when you’re taking care of an elderly patient. There are more than 50 million caregivers providing home care for the weak and elderly during any given year. To make things more hectic, only 25% of all U.S households are […]

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