One in seven adults have chronic kidney disease and it’s a health issue that requires special care to prevent further damage. March is National Kidney Month which dedicates awareness to kidney disease and how to help prevent it. Your dad lives alone, but his doctor just diagnosed him with chronic kidney disease. What should your […]
Companion care at home can benefit many seniors that want to stay in their homes as they get older.
It’s estimated that about 25% of U.S. adults experience foot pain. When the pain is severe, it can make it difficult to walk around, climb stairs, or stand in place.
The vegan diet has been found to enhance heart health, decrease blood pressure, cut the risk of cancer, and encourage weight reduction.
If your elderly family member’s levels of vitamin D are too low or you suspect that they’re dropping too low, it’s important to make a plan.
Pets are great for companionship. They give your dad a reason to get up each morning.
One out of five adults 55 or older have some form of mental illness, with anxiety and depression being two of the most common.
Everybody knows that high cholesterol is bad, but what do you and your senior really know about this health issue?
Not getting enough sleep can increase the risk of many serious illnesses like diabetes, obesity, heart disease, and dementia.
While it isn’t the exact same for everyone, there are some general recommendations detailed in the Dietary Guidelines for Americans in 2020-2025 that you should know about.