It is well known throughout the medical community that depriving oneself from sleep can increase one’s risk of cardiovascular disease, cancer and obesity; however, recently two studies have come out that uncover more consequences
The Link Between Posture and Osteoporosis- Can Posture Save Your Health One of the realities of aging is that bones are more susceptible to become thinner and less dense, a bone disease called osteoporosis. Thankfully,
Even though, this month is considered to be “the most wonderful time of the year,” there is a higher potential for great stress, and disruption in the schedules of seniors. Children and grandchildren are
Top Five Memory Apps that Help Improve Brain Function in Seniors Doctors, scientists, and senior citizens agree that playing memory games or using memory exercises not only helps improve brain function in seniors, but it
Unfortunately, abuse in the elderly community is common. Around 5%-10% of seniors are affected by abuse; therefore, it is vital that there is a rise in awareness among physicians to discuss and alleviate the situation.
People are living longer and now many children in their 50’s are finding themselves in a predicament of worrying about their aging parents, and their living situations. Many seniors can live independently without being