Surviving the Flood: Dozens of Residents Rescued from Texas Nursing Home

Nursing Home Flood by TRUDY LAMPSON

On Saturday, August 26, 2017, Hurricane Harvey arrived causing massive damage to numerous homes in southeastern Texas. Many Houston-based homes, stores, businesses, and cars became partially submerged...

Urinary Tract Infections in the Elderly Are Common in Both Genders

Paper with urinary tract infection and pills.

Our immune systems take center stage for fighting urinary tract infections (UTI), which are treatable in most any stage—if you catch them. People who are young and healthy have the edge over the elder...

Caring For High Blood Pressure In the Elderly

High Blood Pressure In the Elderly

High blood pressure is common. As many as one in three people have this condition. It can be prevalent in the elderly, but with some effort, it can be controlled and managed. Understanding high blood ...

Ways of Preventing Social Isolation Among Seniors

Social Isolation Among Seniors

As seniors age, their lives can become more isolated. Their families are no longer at home with them, and they may begin to isolate themselves from the outside world because it has become more difficu...

Best Downsizing Tips For Seniors – Helping Them To Move Out!

help seniors to move out

As seniors age, it becomes increasingly difficult for them to maintain their home. Their home may have gotten too big for their needs as their family has moved out and a smaller living arrangement is ...

Caregivers Provide Quality of Life for Elderly Patients with ALS Disease

ALS disease

In his farewell speech to his fans, famous baseball player, Lou Gehrig called himself “the luckiest man on the face of the Earth.” He mentioned his love for baseball, his coaches, his colleagues, the ...