How to Prevent Dehydration in the Elderly

How to Prevent Dehydration in the Elderly

Ahh. Summer. The season of the annual beach trip, family picnics in the park, and backyard barbeques. But it’s also the season for something less celebratory: higher risks of dehydration in the elderly Of course, not getting enough fluids isn’t good for any of us, but...
Tornado Safety Tips for Seniors

Tornado Safety Tips for Seniors

Does your loved one live alone? Do they live in an area that tornadoes commonly pass through each year? If so, then tornado safety for seniors is something you’ve likely considered. On average, about 1,200 tornadoes are reported each year in the United States. In...
Senior Fitness: The Three Types of Exercise Older Adults Need

Senior Fitness: The Three Types of Exercise Older Adults Need

As a caregiver, do you ever wonder how important senior fitness actually is? Do you feel unsure sometimes how to support your aging parent or loved one to stay active? Curious what types of exercises can help your loved one remain healthy? With all the information out...
Preventing Medication Errors in the Elderly

Preventing Medication Errors in the Elderly

As a caregiver for a senior loved one, do you ever worry if they understand their prescription regiment? Or feel unsure of whether they can accurately identify their different pills, or even why they’re taking each one? Supporting your aging parent in preventing...