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Health & Well-Being

Health and wellness…..good health and healthy living all lead to wellness.
They go hand in hand don’t you think?
What does health and wellness mean to you?
The very thought of health and wellness can be very overwhelming. But it doesn’t have to be.
It should be fun inspiring and very rewarding.

Image by Neil Wadhwa Taking medication seems like an effortless task, but it may pose particular problems to the seniors. A mix-up can quickly happen due to the multiple medication they must take every day. It is also not uncommon...
Many accessibility challenges come with using a wheelchair that many people seem to overlook. Making sure that the house is properly fitted to handle the unique challenges of wheelchair users is vital for independence. There are many things that...
If you’re concerned about your health during this pandemic, I understand. According to the Centers of Disease Control (CDC), my risk factors went up the day I turned 65. Germs and bacteria have been with us since the Fall of Man,...
Image Credit pexels-anna-shvets-5067957 When you get older, you may become increasingly conscientious about your health. The aging process can be hard on your body and make you more vulnerable to health conditions. Dealing with changes in your energy levels and...
Image by Sofie Zbořilová from Pixabay Getting older has its shares of ups and downs. One thing that usually fits into the latter category is fitness, with people’s bodies starting to defy them with age. This can be incredibly frustrating, especially if you’re passionate...
Photo by Daily Nouri on Unsplash As you get older, your immune system doesn’t work as effectively as it used to. This is why seniors are more prone to getting illnesses and infections such as pneumonia. You may find that vaccinations, such as the common...
Older adults are often the targets of scam artists. Whether it’s a disreputable contractor collecting payment in full before starting a repair and then disappearing, or a telemarketer promising a big lottery prize for a fee upfront, scammers are...
When you are caring for an aging partner, parent, or patient, their bodies will continue to change, and they will experience increasing difficulty doing various tasks. You must monitor these changes because they could indicate or lead to serious...
While allergies are frequently thought to be a condition occurring early on in life, seniors aren't exempt from troublesome symptoms of allergies. And, research shows age-related immune system changes might leave the elderly at a higher risk for infections,...
As America becomes increasingly unhealthy and sedentary the risk of developing cancer for your average American progressively increases. In fact, it is estimated that 1 in 2 men and 1 in 3 women in the US will be afflicted...