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Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is a condition in which individuals experience increased depression during winter months. Sufferers of SAD often...

Alcohol and drug addiction is a growing problem for seniors, and it’s extremely dangerous. As we get older, our metabolisms...

Cases of Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia have increased sharply in the US over the past several years. The...

If you have circled the sun more than a few times, you know that adapting to changing seasons is important...

Growing older almost always comes with physical difficulties. When those challenges arise, many seniors lean on non-medical home care providers....

We’ve all had it happen – forgetting a person’s name or not being able to find the right word. Maybe...

Arthritis includes more than 100 rheumatic diseases and conditions that affect joints. If you are living with arthritis, here are...

Heart disease and stroke are respectively the first and second leading causes of death in America – 30% of all...

Every year, roughly one million cases of pneumonia are recorded in Americans over the age of 65. That’s one case...

After discovering that your loved one has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or dementia, you may have a series of questions...

The research speaks for itself — learning new skills and keeping the brain active are among the tools with the best chance...

When people think and talk about senior care, they usually focus on physical support services. Care is typically framed as...

Substance abuse is not exclusively a youth problem: millions of elderly people are addicted to alcohol, prescription medications, and other...

Gout is a condition caused by the crystallization of uric acid in the joints which ends up causing irregularities and...

The dangers of smoking are well known, however, nicotine is highly addictive and it can be very difficult to quit...

Alzheimer’s Disease and Cardiovascular Health Alzheimer’s is a growing disease that currently affects an estimated 5.5 million Americans. This number...

The research speaks for itself — learning new skills and keeping the brain active are among the tools with the best chance...

Link to the Youtube video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ViWdRDs207E One of the most commonly asked questions in memory care is the difference between...

As you age, people experience changes in the sleep patterns they had for years. Some people have the habit of...

As medical science progresses our understanding of the human brain has increased dramatically, which is also expanding our grasp on...

One of the most commonly asked questions in memory care is the difference between Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. Though they...

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