Common Senior Health Issues in Winter

Common Senior Health Issues in Winter

When the weather turns cold, seniors are particularly susceptible to health issues beyond the common cold. These can range from hyperthermia and frostbite to joint pain and heart attacks. Being proactive and aware of common health problems can...

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Is Your Loved One S.A.D?

Is Your Loved One S.A.D?

The change in seasons from fall to winter brings shorter days and less sunlight, which can lead to seasonal affective disorder (SAD) in older adults and others. SAD is a cyclical form of depression that typically starts in the late fall and...

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Importance of Flu Shots for Seniors

Importance of Flu Shots for Seniors

If you are an older adult, care for one or have one in your life, you should care about influenza, commonly called the flu. People age 65 and older are at increased risk for flu complications because their immune systems perform less effectively...

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