Safety Risks in the Home

As your loved one ages, the risk of injury in the home can increase. Forgetfulness, dulled senses, and limited mobility can contribute to hazardous conditions in the home. This article will explore common hazards for elderly individuals, and what you can do to reduce...
COVID Vaccine Info for New York City Seniors

COVID Vaccine Info for New York City Seniors

New York medical facilities have begun distributing COVID vaccines to residents across the city. Both the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines are being administered in NYC. Many residents are eager to receive the vaccine. However, the supply of the shot is not nearly enough...
Recognizing Signs of Substance Abuse in Seniors

Recognizing Signs of Substance Abuse in Seniors

Substance abuse is a problem that plagues many families in America. For senior citizens, it can be especially difficult to identify and combat. Seniors may turn to abusing drugs or alcohol for several reasons. Unfortunately, many of the signs of substance abuse can...
Winter Safety Tips for Seniors

Winter Safety Tips for Seniors

Winters in New York can be harsh. As such, it is important to prepare your elderly loved ones for the Winter and help them stay safe. This article will discuss the potential dangers to elderly individuals, and what precautions you and your family can take to prepare...
What COVID-19 has Taught Us About Home Health Care

What COVID-19 has Taught Us About Home Health Care

As we further navigate the global COVID-19 pandemic, the world is learning more about best practices for safety in this new normal. Many industries have adapted to operate through the coronavirus, and home healthcare is no different. This article will explore how...
Parkinson’s Disease: the Signs and Symptoms

Parkinson’s Disease: the Signs and Symptoms

Parkinson’s Disease is a progressive nervous system disorder that affects movement. It is a disease that, as of now, has no cure. This article will go over the signs, symptoms, and stages of this disease; to help inform you better. If you notice these signs in your...
Discussing Long-Term Care Plans with Parents

Discussing Long-Term Care Plans with Parents

As your parents continue to age, it is critical to have a conversation with them to discuss their wishes for long term care, and to discuss what plans they may already have in place. Many Americans have to scramble to figure out proper care for their loved ones when...
Cancer Care and Family Support

Cancer Care and Family Support

When your loved one is diagnosed with cancer, it can be hard on the whole family. Cancer can be a hard fight and the treatments themselves can leave your loved one weakened. For many suffering from cancer, being surrounded by their family can help them feel better and...
Fall Risk Increases in Autumn and Winter

Fall Risk Increases in Autumn and Winter

As Autumn comes into full swing, it is important to recognize the increased risks of slip-and-falls. Autumn and winter both come with increased fall risks for elderly individuals. This article will explore the factors that contribute to these risks. Autumn Leaves...