Five Ways Your Senior Can Stay Healthier as She Ages

If your elderly family member plans to keep her life pretty much how it is now, she needs to do what she can to remain as healthy as possible. That might mean making a few small changes here and there. Visit Her Doctor More Often Lots of aging adults aren’t all that excited about visiting their doctors. Your senior might be concerned that her doctor will find something “wrong” or she might just not enjoy going. Regardless of her reasons, she really does ... Read more

Is Mom Lonely? Encourage Her to Join a Choir

Older adults are at greater risk for being lonely than younger people are. The loss of friends and close family members to death is one contributor. In addition, in today’s society, families often move apart from one another so that the adult children of seniors don’t live near them. It’s quite common for older adults to live alone after the death of a spouse. If they have difficulty getting out of the house because of frailty or disability, they may have ... Read more