Men’s Health Month

Men’s Health Month

June is Men’s Health Month, a reminder for all males to implement healthy lifestyle choices and take better care of their mind and body. Implementing healthy living and lifestyle choices is especially important for men over the age of 60. Regular checkups,...
How Do You Know If An Aging Parent Needs Help?

How Do You Know If An Aging Parent Needs Help?

You have been providing help to your parents off and on, but lately, you’re concerned about what is going on when you are not with them. If you think your aging parent may need additional help, you should sit down and talk to them about possible choices. Most often...
What is Aphasia?

What is Aphasia?

Aphasia is an impairment of language, affecting the production or comprehension of speech and the ability to read or write. The main cause of aphasia is always due to injury to the brain, most commonly from a stroke. This condition is particularly common in older...
How Do I Get In-Home Care For the Elderly?

How Do I Get In-Home Care For the Elderly?

What is aging in place? Aging in place means staying in the comfort of your own home for as long as possible as you get older, rather than moving into a retirement or long-term care facility. Aging in place may be a viable option if you only need minor assistance with...