Published: Jul 12, 2016 | Category: Senior Health & Wellbeing
Problems associated with aging can affect a person’s ability to move around, or mobility.
Published: Jul 16, 2018 | Category: Senior Health & Wellbeing
There are certain changes to our skin that we come to expect as we age. Whether it’s looser skin, wrinkles, or spots, it’s often understood that these changes represent part our body’s natural aging process.
Published: Feb 25, 2014 | Category: Senior Health & Wellbeing
As they age, seniors may face certain challenges regarding proper nutrition. it is critical for seniors to understand how to manage their nutritional needs as they get older.
Published: Sep 13, 2016 | Category: Senior Health & Wellbeing
Both the characteristics of obesity and the way it affects seniors can be different when compared to how obesity impacts younger adults.
Published: Mar 16, 2018 | Category: Senior Health & Wellbeing
At some point within the last few years, you may have seen charts and statistics showing the United States as being one of the most obese countries in the world.
Published: Mar 13, 2017 | Category: Senior Health & Wellbeing
Occupational therapy is a method of helping people lead independent and productive lives by allowing them to recover or develop skills needed to complete daily tasks.
Published: Feb 9, 2015 | Category: Senior Health & Wellbeing
If seniors are not practicing safe food handling and preparation techniques, they might find themselves in the hospital with a foodborne illness.
Published: Apr 7, 2015 | Category: Senior Health & Wellbeing
Osteoporosis gets plenty of press with older women, but older men would do well to assess their risk for this disease. Osteoporosis is a disease that causes bone density loss in both women and men.
Published: Mar 11, 2014 | Category: Senior Health & Wellbeing
A variety of preventive health strategies help slow and lessen the effects of osteoporosis, a natural weakening of the bones as we age.