Health

It’s never easy making the decision to put your aging parent in a nursing home or senior care facility. Understandably,...

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month Every New Year, you make a list of things you will do to stay healthy...

Have you heard of Care.com, but not entirely sure what it’s all about? We know that people like to know...

Entertainment is a priority for me, but spending money on it isn’t. So, I’m on a mission to find low-cost...

Meditation is incredibly popular. It’s used by yoga instructors, corporate executives, presidents, and even movie stars. Why Regular Meditation Is So...

Ever wonder if your elder’s meds are being taken correctly? If they are living in a residence facility, are their...

Do you believe 10,000 steps a day is realistic? I’ve always enjoyed walking outdoors, not on a treadmill. But before...

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

When considering a new exercise program that interests you, you may want to seek out something entirely new. Recent studies...

Pet therapy is one of the long used treatments for taking control over a range of health problems, depression and...

When you have a loved one with Alzheimer’s, it can be hard to find activities that bring meaning and joy...

Falls are a major concern for seniors and elderly care providers alike. Declining strength, coordination, mobility, and visibility all increase...

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

Seen the photos of nursing home residents sitting in waist deep water? Watch the elderly couple’s daughter flag down a...

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

At Silverado, we have nearly 20 years of dedicated experience in caring for individuals with memory impairments, and in that...

Today’s new exercise trends seem better suited for millennials than seniors. It’s hard to find motivation when new workouts are...

Six years ago, the first wave of Baby Boomers reached retirement age, setting off an unprecedented rise in demand for...

When given the option between convalescing at home and in a nursing home, most people prefer to remain at home...

Caregivers rarely have time for self-care. Between regular “life” tasks and caring for another adult, there isn’t much time to...

It isn’t uncommon for a person to eat significantly less as they get older. Your aging parent may eat less...

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