For many people who have a Baby Boomer or two as parents, you already know they are aging to the point where, if they are not there already, they will soon need help with tasks that have, maybe even until recently, been no problem to do on their own. One of those seemingly simple tasks […]

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Mobility can be a big problem for seniors. The same two story house that once made sense can be impossible to maneuver now. Before you call your realtor and list your home for something smaller, consider your mobility aid options. Fortunately, it is possible to renovate and upgrade your house to improve overall mobility. Remove […]

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One of the most difficult things to negotiate in life can be the loss of mobility and dexterity brought about by old age, or as an unavoidable consequence of certain health conditions and injuries. Being able to move about and do things that you have always done is one of the things about life that […]

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One of the most common ailments people suffer from is receiving a bruise. It’s common to see a bruise appear after you’ve hit your body into something. In some cases, a bruise may not appear until 24-48 hours after an injury has occurred. Some people may experience bruising that happens for seemingly random reasons. It’s […]

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It is really important, even for people who have very little free time, to take some time out every once in a while and to engage in activities that can provide much-needed exercise to the body and mind. Doing this can not only allow you to relax and rejuvenate, but also help you to maintain […]

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The mother of the 28 year old son who needs special care is so happy with where her son is staying. The fact that the skilled nursing facility called and asked if they could meet her son, in fact, was the first indication that things were going to take a turn in the right direction. […]

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Sleep apnea affects millions of people, and very often it remains undiagnosed. It is a sleep disorder in which the nasal passages are blocked during sleep for brief intervals. It can have many adverse health effects, ranging from tiredness and irritability due to interrupted sleep to serious illness like stroke and heart disease. Once diagnosed, […]

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America is a very large country. We have a large number of people and we cover a great deal of ground. The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 had made the entire country more aware of just how many people suffer from disabilities in this country and what we need to do to make our […]

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Alcohol is currently the top drug problem in the United States, while drug overdoses are the top reason for accidental deaths — in 2015, there were over 50,000 lethal overdoses. If your loved one suffers from a drug or alcohol addiction, the pain of watching them struggle is perhaps one of the hardest things to […]

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There are a variety of non-invasive and minimally-invasive aesthetic procedures being performed. From fat reduction to non-surgical face lifts, these and other types of treatments can assist individuals that want to improve their appearance. In 2010, for example, there were 9.3 million cosmetic procedures performed. A large percentage, or 83%, of these were minimally invasive. […]

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