Osteoporosis is a disease of the bones, often associated to the elderly. Factors such as lack of calcium and lack of exercise lead to this condition. It is a disease that can be prevented at an early age.
Using small things to decorate a nursing home room sounds doesn't sound like a big deal, but it can mean the world to a resident of one of these facilities. Here are some easy ways to make someone feel more at home when...
Many people are searching for the elixir of life and looking for ways to live a long time. Bernando LaPallo has lived to 109 and says his key to a long life is his diet.
Writing a eulogy speech for someone special is very difficult. The most often dished out advice is to “just be yourself” and express your emotions in your own personal way. However..
Pain in your left arm can be a sign of a heart attack, but you may not need to panic because there are many other issues that could be causing of the pain.
This is my personal experience of many wonderful, rewarding sometimes sad but mostly extremely happy years taking care of the Elderly person or Elderly people with compassion and respect. It meant that they still had...
If you have Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA), there is hope. Although medical literature calls RA "incurable," that is far from the truth. Taking charge of our healing, we can live well, and even trigger remission. With my...
I have listed 101 things to do before I die. With the exception of two items in the list, I have done all of them. I hope you read my list and perhaps are inspired to create your own .
When older loved ones have difficulty caring for themselves, we get placed in a tough situation where we need to ensure that they get the care they need. Here is a comparison of nursing homes to ALFs.
An article exploring the connection between longevity and diet with a focus on answering the question "do vegetarians live longer?"