Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Comfort Keeper's Warm Homes to launch
The Comfort Keeper's Warm Homes Project, which provides heaters to those in need who live in the Spring River area, is gearing up to launch for its third year. "I started this project about three years ago, after helping deliver food baskets with my church in the winter. ...
15 Tips To Help Your Older Adults Move
On one hand, moving can be exciting for young people. On the other hand, moving disrupts emotionally for older adults. There are a lot of advantages of move which can turn out to be beneficial for most seniors. The upsides of the move such as, a new locations, healthy nutrition, socialization, better families and so on help older adults breathe in a healthy and happy environment Moving to a new place gives an opportunity to bask in the amenities offered by the surrounding of your new residence. It cannot be denied that moving is not a smooth process. It is strenuous and labor intensive. Especially, when you are moving with the senior members of your family at an unknown destination, moving becomes arduous, as the relocation brings a psychological disturbance for older citizens.…
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…
20 Experts Talk: DOs and DONTs When Visiting Mom and Dad at the Long Term Care Facility
Senior care experts share 20 helpful tips when visiting aging parents inside long term care facilities.