Feeling Thirsty – Keeping Senior Loved Ones Hydrated

If you are a boomer who is also a senior, it is possible that the answer to that question will be no.  Many seniors do not feel thirst or are able to recognize thirst.  It is important as a caregiver to be aware of that fact and encourage your senior to hydrate.   Water is an … Read moreFeeling Thirsty – Keeping Senior Loved Ones Hydrated

Senior Brain Health: Tips & Tools to Exercise the Brain

Seniors can have improved cognition and reduced risk for developing dementia if they have fit brains.  This has been proven through various neuroscience research studies. Keeping your brain sharp and helping your seniors keep their minds active will make aging successful. “Brain fitness refers to a general state of healthy, optimized brain function, or a … Read moreSenior Brain Health: Tips & Tools to Exercise the Brain

Seniors & Caregivers Not Focus of Tech Show — But In Mind

The Senior Care Corner staff recently spent a few days talking technology for seniors, their families and caregivers at the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show and made some interesting finds.  There were several vendors specifically targeting seniors with the products, which we will discuss on Senior Home Technology over the coming weeks, but not as many as … Read moreSeniors & Caregivers Not Focus of Tech Show — But In Mind

Silvers Summit 2011

We at Senior Care Corner were excited to be a part of the Silvers Summit at the Consumer Electronics Show.  The Silvers Summit section is an arm of this international technology conference that focuses on the technology advances specific to our seniors. We had the pleasure to learn about the latest information from experts in … Read moreSilvers Summit 2011