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Tips to Help With the Loss of Appetite in Older Adults

Though many may not associate aging and appetite, the two do impact each other. As we age, changes to the physiology of the body, psychological [...]

What is Purposeful Living?

A sense of purpose in life is what keeps us focused. Whether it’s our careers, our children, or our hobbies, there is a driving force that carries [...]

The Importance and Benefits of Senior Mental Wellness

Mental wellness is not only correlated with depression or a lack of a mental disorder. Achieving mental wellness means knowing how to cope with [...]

Fall Prevention Tips for Seniors

With one in four seniors falling every year, it is important to ensure that you or your loved one are taking necessary steps to prevent falls. [...]

Avoiding Caregiver Burnout: Tips for Caregiver Health and Well-Being

"Informal" caregivers, also known as family caregivers, are those who provide care to an aging parent, spouse, or another relative. These [...]

Aging in Place: The Value of Continuity of Care

It is estimated that the number of Americans aged 65 and older will double to 71.5 million by 2026. This increase in the senior population will [...]

Honoring Our Veterans on Veterans Day (& Everyday)

We owe a lot to those who have served in the different branches of the United States military. Every year on November 11th, Veterans Day is [...]

Living Well: Understanding Diabetes and Seniors

Diabetes is a condition that doesn’t target specific groups. It’s a growing health concern globally, and diabetes among seniors is no exception. [...]

How to Manage Arthritis: 5 Tips to Reduce Symptoms

Arthritis is an inflammation of one or more joints, causing stiffness and pain in the joint. If you or the senior in your life is dealing with [...]

Understanding Depression and the Senior Population

According to the World Health Organization, depression is a widespread problem affecting over 300 million individuals worldwide. However, of these [...]