The International Council of Active Aging describes wellness as the capacity to lead a life full of purpose, engagement and embraced potentials.
While chest pain is one of the major indicators of a heart condition, there are many other signs that can point to a problem.
Everyone worries about experiencing declining health as they age, and most people do harbor fears about growing old and depending on others for their care. These emotions are usually what’s behind an aging adult’s resistance to in-home care when it is suggested by their relatives. Family caregivers have the hard task of convincing their aging […]
As the body ages, people become more susceptible to several chronic diseases. Many of these can be prevented or their progression slowed down through a concerted effort to change one’s lifestyle. A healthy diet, regular exercise, and a determination to reduce stress all play vital roles in becoming the 8 percent of older adults who […]
Elderly Care in Simpsonville SC Burns are a common form of injury that can occur in many different situations. Your parent may accidentally touch a hot pan or burner, hot oil could splash on them, there could be small fire, or your parent could touch a piece of metal that has gotten hot from the […]