According to CDC “Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a respiratory illness that can spread from person to person. The virus that causes COVID-19 is a novel coronavirus that was first identified during an investigation into an outbreak in Wuhan, China”. In COVID-19, ‘CO’ stands for ‘corona,’ ‘VI’ for ‘virus,’ and ‘D’ for disease. Formerly, this … Read more REDUCE RISK OF EXPOSURE IN SENIORS FROM CORONA VIRUS (COVID-19)
Exercise is important at any age. Seniors can benefit from incorporating exercise in their daily lives. While it’s importance can’t be denied, aging adults may feel it’s difficult to exercise as they may have mobility issues. They may also be hesitant due to the fear of falls and injuries. Also as we age, aches and … Read more Exercise & Fitness for Seniors
So, what is a Early-Onset Alzheimer’s? Usually we hear about seniors getting diagnosed with Alzheimer’s in their 70’s, 80’s and 90’s. Early-Onset Alzheimer’s is an uncommon form of dementia that happens to people age 65 and younger. It is estimated that 5% of individuals develop this disease at an younger age. According to Alz.org “An … Read more Navigating the Future with Early-Onset Alzheimer’s
During senior years, it can become challenging to manage finances and live on a fixed income for years to come. With the rising healthcare costs and other expenses, how seniors can maintain their lifestyle. Below are some money management tips for seniors during their retirement years. 1. Limit expenses during retirement years. Most people are … Read more How Seniors Can Protect Their Finances?
It is especially difficult for the family members to watch their loved one suffer through this disease. If your parent or grand-parent is suffering from dementia, he/she will need more care and support at home. Signs of dementia in seniors often show up gradually over a period of time. Also they may get diagnosed later … Read more How To Care For Your Loved One With Dementia At Home?