Aging in Place Safely in Winter
When it comes to aging in place, it is helpful to take a seasonal approach to managing risks. Whether you are an aging adult or a loved one of aging parents, reevaluating the living... read more
Published on February 6, 2019.
Heart Disease and Dental Health Connections
Research indicates bacteria and inflammation in the mouth are associated with problems like heart disease and dementia. The culprit: plaque build-up. Plaque is from bacteria that continuously forms on our teeth. If the plaque build-up goes untreated, this... read more
Published on January 30, 2019.
Getting Better with Age
You Are What You Eat
Eating nutrient rich foods is good for you no matter what age you are. Maintaining a balanced diet will undeniably improve your health, but there are certain foods that you... read more
Published on January 2, 2019.
Our 2019 Resolutions
HAPPY NEW YEAR! This is the time of year when we think about fresh starts and creating the life we want. We welcome in the New Year by taking inventory of the past and... read more
Published on December 31, 2018.
Preparing a Home for End-of-Life Care
Creating Comfort | Preparing a Home for End-of-Life Care.
The author, Jane Austen, once said, “There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort.” When asked about end-of-life wishes, millions of Americans express a... read more
Published on December 30, 2018.
4 Tips for a Better Hospital Stay
No one wants to go to the hospital, but unfortunately as we age this becomes increasingly likely. Seniors tend to have more hospital admissions than younger adults. In order to be as comfortable in... read more
Published on December 15, 2018.
Easing Holiday Stress
As caregivers and loved ones of aging adults, the holiday to-do lists can become demanding as you juggle the needs of your entire family. Having a game plan from the beginning will equip you to not... read more
Published on November 25, 2018.
The Art of Celebration
Traditions and rituals are part of the way we mark time and enjoy the rhythm of our lives. Like the ghosts in Dickens’s A Christmas Carol, each holiday seems to fill with memories of... read more
Published on November 22, 2018.
Seniors and Pets
By: Janet Pomeroy, MSW
It is no secret that owning and caring for a pet can bring huge benefits to our lives. Research presented on Aging Care's website shows us the many benefits of being a... read more
Published on November 15, 2018.