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What to do When a Senior is Suffering from Arthritis

Most older Americans wake up every day with at least some arthritis-related joint pain and stiffness. Weather changes, over-exertion or even normal daily activities can worsen their achy joints. And, more serious arthritis flare-ups can even cause a senior to feel stressed out, frustrated and depressed.

By |October 21st, 2019|Categories: Quality of Life|Tags: , , , , , |

Signs and Symptoms of UTIs in Elderly Adults

For younger adults, a urinary tract infection (UTI) is merely an inconvenience. But for those aged 65-and-above, a UTI can be dangerous. UTIs in elderly adults usually target women over men, and tend to also occur more frequently in those with limited mobility, diabetes, kidney stones, incontinence, or who have recently undergone bladder surgery.

By |October 14th, 2019|Categories: Senior Care Advice|Tags: , , , , , |

Humor and Laughter – Good Medicine for Seniors

There’s an old saying that “laughter is the best medicine”, but will laughing more also benefit those with serious medical conditions like cancer, dementia and heart disease? Many studies have shown that humor and laughter are beneficial for people with chronic illnesses- notably those aged 65-and-over.

By |October 7th, 2019|Categories: Quality of Life|Tags: , , , , , , |
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