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Category: Senior Health

How to Help with The Challenges of Medical Tests for Seniors

There’s rarely anything “routine” about a routine checkup. You may arrive to your appointment perfectly fine, but leave with orders for blood work as well as other medical tests a doctor recommends to keep you as healthy as possible. While these tests may only be minor inconveniences for you, medical tests for seniors can be […]

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Caregiver Tips for When a Senior Refuses to Eat

After the never-ending feast that the holiday season brings, many people slow down on their calorie intake. But when a senior loved one does not want to eat altogether, or is making unbalanced or unhealthy dietary choices, it is important to determine the reason behind this behavior, and to understand how to encourage them to […]

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28 Questions to Ask Seniors Over The Holiday Season

When was the last time you had the chance for a good, long visit with Mom? Now that the holidays are here, you’ll have some uninterrupted time to catch up. Of course, you’ll want to make the most of this time with each other, but it is also the perfect time to evaluate how she […]

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Is Alzheimer’s Disease an Autoimmune Disorder? 

Finding a cure for Alzheimer’s disease has proven to be as complicated as the tau threads long thought to be the underlying cause of the disease. However, researchers may now be getting closer to unraveling the puzzle of Alzheimer’s disease, by using another train of thought. New findings are pointing to the potential of an […]

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