The word hospice originated from the Latin hospitium, which means 'to host or offer a place of shelter.' In 2009, an estimated 1.
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A healthy diet is essential in senior living communities. The following foods should be on the menu at these communities for seniors to stay healthy!
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Long-term acute care (LTCH) hospitals provide medical and rehabilitative care for longer periods to people with complex problems. A typical stay is 25 days. Acute and chronic conditions that may require long-term care include:
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Ah, the thrill of the grill! Host a smokin' cookout with grilled peaches, pineapple, watermelon, and more summer fruits that make for the sweetest desserts and side dishes
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How to improve driving safety for older adults
Some physical and mental changes that occur with age can affect a person's ability to drive. These include slower reaction times, night blindness, and pain and stiffness.
Why Seniors Want Home Care
According to a recent study, 87% of seniors would prefer to age in place by remaining at home. But, why are the number of seniors in nursing homes and hospitals on the rise? Here are three reasons why seniors today want home care and aren’t always getting what they want.