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By Shital Rane, 9:00 am on June 24, 2022

Seniors who want to age successfully need to make healthy lifestyle choices. However, many need a good support system in place to start down this path and stick to it. Here are some tips family caregivers can use to encourage their senior loved ones to make healthier decisions.  Schedule Regular…

By Shital Rane, 9:00 am on June 10, 2022

Debt is an increasing problem for people over age 65, and living within the confines of a tight retirement budget can make it difficult to meet basic needs. Here are some of the common reasons seniors wind up in debt and tips on how you can help your elderly loved…

By Shital Rane, 8:00 am on May 27, 2022

A senior’s eating patterns can raise the odds of diabetes, obesity, heart attacks, and even diseases such as Alzheimer’s. Consuming unhealthy foods can cause oxidative stress and increase the body’s inflammatory response, which are two factors linked to Alzheimer’s. Below you’ll find more information on the connection between diet and…

By Shital Rane, 9:00 am on May 13, 2022

Sitting can be just as dangerous for seniors as smoking or eating an unhealthy diet. Older adults who remain sedentary for hours at a stretch are at risk for developing cancer, heart disease, kidney disease, circulatory issues, and mobility problems. If your senior loved one is sedentary most of the…

By Shital Rane, 9:00 am on April 29, 2022

Every year, millions of seniors fall for a slew of financial scams. However, these situations can easily be prevented if they know what to watch for. Here are a few of the most common scams seniors should be wary of and what to do if they suspect a scam.  1….

By Shital Rane, 9:00 am on April 15, 2022

The simple act of laughing can have a significant impact on a senior’s overall wellbeing. After learning about the various benefits that can be gained from laughter, many family caregivers will be jumping at the chance to create some humorous moments with their elderly loved ones. Here are four reasons…

By Shital Rane, 9:00 am on March 25, 2022

Receiving proper care is essential for your aging loved one to live a long and happy life. While you know your loved one deserves a high-quality caregiver who can provide assistance at home, there are also serious financial concerns to consider. Now that you’ve reached this stage in planning for…

By Shital Rane, 9:00 am on March 11, 2022

Daily activities and crucial tasks can be challenging for seniors to take on due to common health problems like impaired vision, reduced motor skills, mild cognitive impairment, and anxiety. However, there are products family caregivers can purchase to make life easier and more convenient for their senior loved ones. Take…

By Shital Rane, 9:00 am on February 25, 2022

Aging brings about new challenges related to health, finances, and life changes that can cause stress to build in older adults. You can help your aging loved one make the most of the golden years by sharing these stress management tips.  1. Go for a Walk Taking a walk is…

By Shital Rane, 9:00 am on February 11, 2022

Everyone has a “senior moment” from time to time when a minor memory lapse leads to a forgotten name or misplaced memory. However, these little blips in a person’s recall can be troublesome for seniors or adult children who provide care for their aging loved ones and may worry that…