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Love Your Heart

Valentine’s Day may be over, but Heart Health Month is not! Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the U.S. 535 more words

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The Problem with Pets

For many people pets have become an integral part of their lives, even more so for older adults. Yet, as we age, our pets can present challenges. 1,612 more words

Being Online Can Help Fill The Post-Retirement Void

As America is aging, so is its workforce. Adults in the United States are working longer and retiring at later ages than they have ever been, according to figures from… 503 more words

Seniors home understaffing leads to poor care for residents: NDP

REGINA – A Saskatchewan care aide says he is left alone at times on his night shift to look after 32 residents on a dementia ward. 472 more words

Canada

Addressing senior depression through creativity and group interaction

On March 13, a group of Commonwealth Care Alliance (CCA) Senior Care Options members came together in Springfield, MA for a very special meeting. These seniors, all of whom had been prescreened for depression, learned how emotions are processed in the brain and how understanding the relationship between the mind and the body can help them manage symptoms of depression. 611 more words

Commonwealth Care Alliance News

I'm not hungry, I just ate.

As many people age they begin to lose their appetites, they often don’t feel hungry.  Part of this comes from the fact that as their activity level diminishes their caloric needs diminish as well.   374 more words

Caregiving

Assisted Living Services for the People in Need

There are times when people feel alone and want to get a mental support. Many a times, family members and even the life partner is so busy that spending quality time with you become quite difficult for all of them. 256 more words

Assisted Living