Staying Physically Active During Quarantine

While we’re largely living under a stay-at-home order, this isn’t an excuse to live a sedentary existence. The couch, and extra hours during your day to watch television may feel inviting. But for seniors, movement is a crucial part of well-being. We need to stay physically active during quarantine as a means to stay healthy. [...]

By |2020-05-26T09:00:36-05:00May 26th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Fight Depression During Quarantine

For all of us, the stay at home order means something different. Maybe you’re retired, and you cannot go to your volunteer commitment or see friends. Maybe you are working from home, or not able to work. When the only significant trips out of the house are to gather necessary supplies, it’s easy to feel [...]

By |2020-04-28T07:34:04-05:00April 28th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Finding the Best Mobility Scooter

Finding the best mobility scooter for seniors and the disabled involves evaluating what you need it for and determining the model that best fits your needs. These electric scooters allow seniors and the disabled to move around with ease, and allow them to continue with many of the freedoms that they deserve. In order to [...]

By |2020-03-24T07:56:32-05:00March 24th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Common Workplace Challenges for the Disabled

Workplace challenges for the disabled are a common occurrence. They often happen as early as the job hunting or interview process. When a disabled person finds employment, they may still encounter a new set of complex challenges. Below are some of the common challenges that the disabled find in the workplace. Accommodations May Be Hard [...]

By |2020-02-25T09:21:49-06:00February 25th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Risk of Malnutrition in Seniors

The senior population is more susceptible to disease, and the natural wear and tear on the body that comes with aging. Poor diet habits and malnutrition can compound these effects quickly, resulting in a decline in physical health and cognitive ability. Some additional health issues caused by malnutrition in seniors, according to the Mayo Clinic [...]

By |2020-01-28T09:36:04-06:00January 28th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How Smart Home Products Can Help Aging in Place

Many people would choose to stay in their home as they age if they are given the choice. That’s natural. We’re comfortable with the environment, and the surrounding community. With a little planning and the incorporation of a few helpful smart home products, that choice can become a reality. While some seniors may have an [...]

By |2019-11-26T09:36:33-06:00November 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 Ways that an Eco-Friendly Lifestyle for Seniors is Accomplishable

There are many ways to accomplish an eco-friendly lifestyle for seniors. It’s important to consider our impact on the environment. We can all make small decisions daily that will have a cumulative impact on the health of the earth.   According to the US Census Bureau, there are about 52 million Americans who are 65 [...]

By |2019-10-22T09:31:36-05:00October 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 Ways to Prevent Dementia

Dementia can be a difficult struggle for patients and families alike, and it can be a difficult condition to prevent, because the research isn’t entirely clear what causes it. Scientists are still making new discoveries about the brain on a regular basis. But a healthy and active lifestyle, coupled with social connection, can help the [...]

By |2019-09-24T12:43:56-05:00September 24th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Financial Scams Targeting Seniors

Healthcare, insurance, nursing homes, and an overwhelming sense of confusion when it comes to technology. It’s easy to see why there is no shortage of financial scams targeting seniors. To top it off, there is often a sense of embarrassment if you’ve fallen victim to one of these crimes, so they often go unreported. It’s [...]

By |2019-08-27T08:43:53-05:00August 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

This July, Seniors and the Disabled Can Celebrate Anti-Boredom Month

It’s easy for seniors and the disabled to start to feel isolated because of their condition. They may too often feel stuck at home with no exciting ways to pass the time. It’s common, and if that’s you, then you’re not alone. July is National Anti-Boredom Month, and it’s dedicated to fighting ways to fight [...]

By |2019-07-23T08:51:00-05:00July 23rd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments