Top four health concerns for seniors and how to prevent them
By Steve Guntli According to WebMD, the most-visited medical reference site on the Internet, the following afflictions are some of the most common concerns for senior citizens as they grow older. Making an effort to live a healthier lifestyle can lead to a longer, healthier and happier life. Obesity According to the Centers for Disease…
How to Find Free Rides for Seniors Who Live at Home
How to Find Free Rides for Seniors Who Live at Home. Help your parents stay active without busting your budget.
5 Health & Safety Tips for Seniors in Winter
Help keep your aging loved ones both safe and healthy this chilly winter season by preparing both the inside and outside of your home with these tips.
and Not Loving It? How to Turn Resentment Into Patience and Joy
"I can't believe you did it AGAIN! How many times do I have to tell you: Stop turning your heating pad back on! You always forget to turn it off, and...
What Your Veterinarian Wishes You'd Stop Feeding Your Pets
11 Tips for Traveling with Senior Citizens
This post contains references to products from one or more of our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. For an explanation of our Advertising Policy, visit this page One of my favorite award trips of all time was accompanying my grandmother to California three years ago to visit family. At (then) 89 years old, it wouldn’t have been possible by herself, but together we were able to make the trip, and I was so thankful for being able to travel with her. Today, TPG Contributor Jason Steele shares insights from his own grandmother about how to travel smoothly in your golden years. There are no age limits to travel. My 93-year-old grandmother Anne Steele travels somewhere almost every month, usually to take a cruise or…
What The Bacteria In Your Gut Have To Do With Your Physical And Mental Health
Strange but true fact: Our bodies are made of more bacteria than human cells, and the gut alone contains trillions of microbes (bacteria and fungi). In f...
How one nursing home is helping its residents regain a sense of purpose.
Top 5 Hottest Senior Cyber Scams
You have to admit, when it comes to online fraud, scammers are smart, creative and versatile. And seniors don't always have confidence in their abilities to protect themselves against those cunning criminals.
Alzheimer's Hits Men and Women Differently, and We Need to Understand Why
To fight the disease, we need to look at sex-specific risks