Healthy Aging Topics
Prevent gum disease by making sure your loved one gets proper dental care.
Senior citizens are attractive targets for con artists. Here’s how to avoid being swindled.
The right support and self-care strategies can help manage caregiver stress.
One of the most frightening behaviors displayed by your loved one with dementia is aggression. Here are some tips to help cope.
Some individuals with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias become hypersexual. They may make increased demands for sex, more than an overburdened caregiver can meet.
Someone with Alzheimer’s may engage in public displays of sexuality that can be distressing and embarrassing. Here are tips on how to handle those situations.
If you have cancer that has spread or a chronic progressive condition, you may want to take the time now to make some important decisions about your future.
Music therapy has come into its own during the last decade as caregivers, care facilities and hospice organizations have recognized the therapeutic power that music can have on ill and suffering people. This therapy has been successfully delivered by ...
Falling down is more than a matter of getting up and dusting off. A fall can trigger an avalanche of health problems that occasionally lead to death or permanent disability. For this reason, fall prevention has become a top priority for healthcare pr...