Senior's Health

8 Safety Tips for Older Drivers

Everyone needs to practice safe driving, but some drivers face their own set of challenges. ...

6 Signs that Palliative Care is Right for a Loved One

Your mother, father or another close family member may be at the point where there’s diminishing hope for recovery from ...

Infographic: Assistive Technology for the Elderly

With advanced age often comes muscular and skeletal issues, injuries, and even memory and communicative difficulties due to Dementia and ...

The Benefits of Respite Care for Patient and Caregiver

Caring for a loved one can be extremely physically and emotionally demanding. ...

The Demand for Global Home Healthcare: Facts and Figures

Have you looked in the mirror lately? The odd stray grey hair and a few more wrinkles around the eyes are ...

8 Workout Adjustments for 50-plus Gym Goers

Finding the time and energy to exercise can be a struggle for any adult. ...

More Seniors Using Mobility Devices, Study Shows

More and more senior citizens are relying on mobility devices–like canes and wheelchairs –to get around, a new study shows. ...

Too Many Seniors Taking Sleeping Pills, Report Finds

Too many senior citizens are taking sleeping pills, says a new report from Choosing Wisely Canada. ...

New Study Helps Explain Why Seniors Sleep Less

Previous studies have shown that older people tend to sleep less than their younger counterparts. Now, a new study reveals ...

New Study Raises Concerns About Feelings of Apathy Among Seniors

A new report finds that feelings of apathy among seniors may signal degenerative changes to the brain. Such changes can ...

10 Low Impact Joint-Friendly Forms of Exercise

If you’ve got bad knees or your hip or ankle joints scream when you exercise, you don’t have to swear ...

The 8 Signs and Symptoms of Polymyalgia Rheumatica

Polymyalgia Rheumatica (or PMR) is an inflammatory disorder of the muscles and joints that typically afflicts those over the age ...

2013 Flu Vaccine Offers Little Protection to Seniors

If you got the flu shot this winter to protect yourself from the flu, chances are you may have still ...

Repeated Fractures & Injuries Indicate Elder Abuse

Older people, especially those with Alzheimer’s and Dementia, are prone to fractures and injuries due to falls. ...

Doctors To Make House Calls In Winnipeg For Seniors

A new program from Winnipeg, Canada will see the reintroduction of doctors making house calls. ...