Statin Warnings for Elderly Parents near Rancho Bernardo

Elderly Parents near Rancho Bernardo Could Experience Adverse Reactions Harmful interactions between medications create a very complex problem for elderly parents near Rancho Bernardo. Doctors must check up with patients regularly after prescribing new drugs to spot any conflicts before they cause injury. After analyzing the results of a study focused on seniors, researchers have […]

Decrease the anxiety of nursing home residents with dementia by playing their favorite music

Another great article at Aging in Action describes a study that concluded that a relatively inexpensive (and fun to implement) intervention may be useful for reducing anxiety among individuals with dementia. The authors hypothesize that the music contributed a sense of familiarity and stimulated pleasant memories for the participants, which is likely to ring true […]

Smile! Caregivers in La Jolla See Less Depression

Caregivers in La Jolla Happy About Lower Depression Rates Among Seniors As senior caregivers in La Jolla, we would like to think that we are primarily responsible for a slight decrease in depression among seniors in San Diego County over the last decade or so. But actually, the decrease is nationwide, according to a new […]

How to Promote Healthy Aging for Seniors

Living a Healthy Lifestyle as you Age September is Healthy Aging month, so we’re providing healthy aging tips for seniors. As we age it can be difficult to maintain a healthy lifestyle, but even as we age, it’s possible to stay active, eat healthy, and keep mentally strong. Healthy aging can also help prevent postpone […]

How Thyroid Disease Can Affect Seniors’ Quality of Life

What Seniors Need to Know About Hypothyroidism Many seniors associate feelings of fatigue, depression, and weakness with the normal aging process. Apart from a medical condition, however, such symptoms don’t have to be associated with growing older. In fact, they may be pointing to a common, but often undiagnosed condition known as hypothyroidism. Hypothyroidism occurs […]

In-home Caregiver in Encinitas: Seniors Can be Strong

The In-home Caregiver in Encinitas Gives Tips on Retaining Physical Strength The average senior, family member, and in-home caregiver in Encinitas has become accustomed to the fact that elderly people become “frail.” Their muscles lose strength and endurance; their bones become weaker and more brittle; and the general speed of their activity slows down. Some […]