Being Socially Active Can Help Your Senior Mom Age Well

As we age, normal changes in our bodies and brains can make it more difficult to get out and participate in social activities. But social interaction is important. Participating in different social activities with peers can help your senior mom to live a longer, happier, healthier life. Maintaining healthy social circles with friends and family … Read more

New Treatment for Stroke Patients May Prevent Alzheimer’s Proteins from Growing

Alzheimer’s disease is a neurodegenerative disease that is responsible for more than half the cases of dementia in the United States. It is one of the top ten leading causes of death, and there is currently no cure. However, researchers are working daily, studying trial therapies and medications that may one day help us in … Read more

8 Common Health Concerns for Seniors

As we age, our bodies change. The health conditions that people are more likely to suffer from also change with age. Being aware of which health concerns are most common for seniors is your first step in staying healthy and minimizing doctor and hospital visits. 1. Arthritis Arthritis is inflammation around the joints. It affects … Read more