Blog 2018-02-20T19:15:25+00:00

Illnesses

Treatments for Parkinson’s Disease

While there is currently no cure for Parkinson’s disease, there are medications and strategies for managing the condition that can enable those who have been diagnosed to live a happy and healthy life. Be sure [...]

Causes & Risk Factors for Parkinson’s Disease

In people who have been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, certain nerve cells in the brain slowly begin to break down and eventually die. Most of the symptoms of this degenerative neurological disease are caused by [...]

Common Symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease

Since Parkinson’s Disease develops very slowly, it’s easy to miss in it’s earliest stages. At first, a patient’s face may seem to show little or no expression, their arms may not swing when they walk, [...]

Understanding & Diagnosing Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson's disease is a progressive neurodegenerative movement disorder that affects the nervous system. Because it develops gradually, you may at first dismiss the early symptoms, such as slight tremor in one hand. But while a [...]

Causes & Risk Factors for Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s disease is a shockingly common condition in older adults, particular those with dementia. Early-onset Alzheimer’s disease, which occurs in patients between age 30 and 64, can sometimes be caused by an inherited change in [...]

Facts and Fiction About Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s is the number one cause of dementia today, particular among older adults, and the number of cases diagnosed each year is on the rise. This has led to some persistent myths and misunderstandings when [...]

Senior Health

Treatments for Parkinson’s Disease

While there is currently no cure for Parkinson’s disease, there are medications and strategies for managing the condition that can enable those who have been diagnosed to live a happy and healthy life. Be sure [...]

Causes & Risk Factors for Parkinson’s Disease

In people who have been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, certain nerve cells in the brain slowly begin to break down and eventually die. Most of the symptoms of this degenerative neurological disease are caused by [...]

Common Symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease

Since Parkinson’s Disease develops very slowly, it’s easy to miss in it’s earliest stages. At first, a patient’s face may seem to show little or no expression, their arms may not swing when they walk, [...]

Understanding & Diagnosing Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson's disease is a progressive neurodegenerative movement disorder that affects the nervous system. Because it develops gradually, you may at first dismiss the early symptoms, such as slight tremor in one hand. But while a [...]

Causes & Risk Factors for Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s disease is a shockingly common condition in older adults, particular those with dementia. Early-onset Alzheimer’s disease, which occurs in patients between age 30 and 64, can sometimes be caused by an inherited change in [...]

Facts and Fiction About Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s is the number one cause of dementia today, particular among older adults, and the number of cases diagnosed each year is on the rise. This has led to some persistent myths and misunderstandings when [...]

Stories

Health Scams

You may have seen these advertisements and testimonials: “Smart Drugs” for long life “Arthritis Aches and Pains Disappear Like Magic!” “This treatment cured my cancer in one week.” The health care industry, like other industries, is [...]

Aging Changes in Bones, Muscles And Joints

Along with the obvious changes in the skin and hair as we age, changes in posture and how well we walk are also associated with aging. The skeleton provides support and structure to the body, [...]

Aging and Emotional Health

Emotional and mental vitality are as important to health as physical activity. In fact, one is no more important than the other. When you are physically active, you will find your outlook and attitude are more positive. Your [...]

What is Long Time Care?

Long-term care involves a variety of services for people who need health or personal care for a set amount of time. The most common type of long-term care is personal care — help with everyday activities. [...]

Aging: What to expect when getting older

Getting older is an inevitable part of life. Taking good care of your body and learning to deal with stress can slow or even prevent problems that come with getting older. It’s never too early or [...]

The Aging Brain

Until recently, it was believed that as we age we lose vast numbers of brain cells which contribute to such problems as dementia and memory loss.  But now scientists have discovered that our brains continue [...]

News

Wholesome Lifestyle for Seniors

Wholesome routines helps in keeping the body in shape and the brain attentive. This lifestyle becomes more appropriate as you age and start feeling muscle aches, a lack of endurance and deterioration of overall potency. [...]

Seniors with No Teeth – What to Eat?

Seniors without any teeth or with dentures will surely find it difficult to chew and eat. They should not worry since there are many nourishing alternatives for them. It is still possible to take pleasure [...]

Essential Treatments and Medical Tests for Seniors

There is a whole lot of screening and precautionary tests recommended by medical experts for people above the age of 65. The majority of the examinations must be done occasionally. Nevertheless, the benefits of discovering [...]

Strength Training for Seniors

Does strength training benefit older people? Studies say strengthening workouts are effective and safe even for older people even if some of them are not in perfect health. The truth is those with heart disorders [...]

Resistance to Sicknesses and Elderly Folks

As people begin to grow older, the immune system is also affected in many ways. This system is composed of biological structures and systems that create defenses against diseases. As you age, your body becomes [...]

Negative Consequences of Processed Foods for Seniors

How bad are processed foods for people? Nutritionists say there are plenty of negative effects in eating pre-packaged foods. Elderly persons should watch out. Processed foods tend to come in cans, plastic sachets or bottles. [...]

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