While extreme memory problems can indicate a serious illness like dementia, some memory loss is normal as the brain ages.
When your dad is older and having a harder time taking care of himself, professional caregivers make a difference.
You may have noticed some warning signs while you were home for the holidays, and now you’re wondering if it’s time to seek help.
Many seniors can’t have traditional holiday treats like candy or cookies because they are diabetic.
According to research about 6% of the population could be sensitive to gluten. Many people, including seniors, may not even realize that they have a gluten sensitivity.
Supporting an aging parent can be a challenging experience, especially when they can’t take care of themselves – even if they won’t admit it.
While smoking, overeating, and drug or alcohol abuse are plainly detrimental to your loved one’s health, the following activities may also have a life-shortening impact.
Senior home care services help keep your mom in her home and independent, but she has someone helping her with more difficult tasks.
Living independently can be difficult, and Veterans encounter more problems than regular senior citizens as they are prone to a number of health risks.
Around 15% of older adults have mental health issues. Of those, about 5% have serious mental illness.