Online Guides and Resources for Elder Care and Senior Services

The Top 8 Eye Care Tips for Seniors

Eye health declines as you age for various reasons. Once you reach your senior years, you are at a higher risk for developing age-related vision issues such as dry eyes, cataracts, glaucoma, presbyopia, and temporal arteritis. Many of these vision problems, however, are avoidable. With the right eye care habits, some nutritional changes, and regular eye check-ups, you can slow down these... ❯❯❯

Get Better Ahwatukee Dental Fixtures Results by Following 3 Simple Steps

Although with the improvement in technology in all fields, including dentistry, millions of Americans suffer tooth loss. The reason behind this is mostly due to tooth decay, periodontal disease, or any injury. Earlier, the only treatment option available for missing teeth were dentures, crowns, and bridges.  The treatment of dental procedures usually involves the replacement of tooth roots.... ❯❯❯

Immunotherapy is slated to revolutionize cancer treatment. Learn how!

Cancer is that dreaded word which floods our hearts with fear. With no definitive causes, the treatment is invasive and wreaks havoc on the quality of life of the patient. Countless research is funded on finding the cure for cancer and whoever does find it in future will undoubtedly be crowned the next God for humans. Until then, we have to sit tight and contribute in whatever way we can to help... ❯❯❯

4 Reasons Why You Should Monitor Your Blood Pressure at Home

High blood pressure is one of the major factors that causes serious medical conditions like heart attack, strokes, kidney failure, and even death. Many regard high blood pressure (or commonly known as hypertension) as a silent killer since it shows no serious symptoms up to the point of reaching a potentially life threatening level. To have a better understanding, let us bring up the definition... ❯❯❯

All You Need To Know About Dental Implant

Nowadays, the number of people who have experienced damage or loss of teeth is increasing. Many people's lives are seriously impacted due to the loss of teeth. Whatever problems you are experiencing with your smile right now, dental implants may be a solution for you. Dental implants support replacement teeth that look, feel and function like natural teeth. They are a safe, effective method of... ❯❯❯

Tackling Serious Pain Linked to an Orthopedic Injury

Orthopedic injuries can encompass a huge range of different conditions. Whenever the musculoskeletal system is injured, it's an orthopedic injury. Acute orthopedic injuries are typically the result of trauma or an accident. Many orthopedic injuries are mild and heal within a few days, but more serious ones can cause significant pain and even disability. Orthopedic injuries can cause ongoing pain... ❯❯❯

Senior Health Guide: Keeping Your Brain Young

As people age, some may notice a lapse in memory. It could start with small changes: forgetting a phone number, mixing up people’s names or getting confused while driving to routine destinations. Even though these are common mistakes — given that decline in brain function is startlingly widespread among aging adults — they can be scary to say the least. While... ❯❯❯

Living Life After a Stroke: A Guide

Did you know the third leading cause of death in America is a stroke? The heart and brain largely rely on each other to maintain functionality of the human body. The brain controls a majority of the body’s nerve signaling and range of capabilities. Your brain serves multiple purposes, but a stroke can put those vital functions at risk. Memory, emotional activity, communication, movement and... ❯❯❯

What to Look for in a Lightweight Mobility Scooter

Scooters are great machines that maintain mobility and movement, especially for the old and physically challenged people. There are different scooter models in the market. We have heavy models and lightweight options at large. The heavy-duty options are great for outdoor use and can go through all types of terrains. On the other hand, lightweight models are preferable by most seniors since they... ❯❯❯

6 Fascinating Secrets to Build Strong Mental Health

Many around us suffer from mental health conditions for different reasons. If you are one of them, you should check out the cheapest online dispensary in Canada for products that can help you with depression, insomnia, and anxiety and consult your doctor first. With COVID-19 on our heads, life has become tough, so I have collected six fascinating secrets that will help you build strong mental... ❯❯❯

A few causes of urinary incontinence and how to possible treat this urologic condition

  A few causes of urinary incontinence and how to possible treat this urologic condition Urinary incontinence is one of the most common urologic problems in Broward. It manifests through unexpected urinary leaks that occur for no apparent reason. The urinary sphincter is weakened, and you lose control over it, which leads to these leaks. There are few treatments available that would grant... ❯❯❯

What is a home health aide and how can an agency help?

Home Health Care Services are your greatest asset when your loved one needs professional home care or therapy. Accidental injuries may have left your loved one with limited mobility or a speech disorder. Not to worry! Healthcare centers provide generous assistance with these issues. Professional therapists can help you regain your mobility or verbal ability. A good healthcare agency offers the... ❯❯❯

6 Signs Your Elderly Parent May Need Home Health Care

When you take a trip home so that you can visit your parents, whether they live in Anaheim or Raleigh, you may notice that your parents have changed a bit since the last time you were there. Make sure to take note of those changes, because by noting a decline in health as they age, you can put together a plan that will help them stay in their own home and be independent, for as long as possible.... ❯❯❯

Are Treadmills Safe for Elderly?

The elderly require regular exercise to improve their physical fitness. However, are treadmills safe for elderly? They are used correctly. Keep reading. As we continue aging, our physique gets affected. To ensure that our physical health is not affected, there is a need to indulge in workout sessions. By having treadmills for elderly, you ensure that their general wellness is taken care of.... ❯❯❯

Worms Expose How to Destroy Toxic Cells in Huntington’s Disease

Neurodegenerative diseases are a specific class of diseases characterized by a slow, progressive deterioration of nerve cells and the body processes they control. One of the most devastating neurodegenerative diseases, Huntington’s, is caused by mutations of the huntingtin gene inherited on the short arm of chromosome 4. The mutations cause continuous repeats of the nucleotide building... ❯❯❯

10 Helpful Elderly Aids for Daily Living

The older we get, the more difficult activities for daily living become. Our aging bodies naturally go through changes that may limit our abilities to perform activities we’ve often taken for granted. For example, getting in and out of bed, performing personal hygiene rituals, getting dressed and undressed, and even cooking and eating are activities that are harder to accomplish as we age.... ❯❯❯