Your Senior Loved One May Need A Hearing Test If…

It is certainly isn’t news that many of our senior loved ones are plagued with multiple health issues that require treatment. Hearing loss is often one issue that doesn’t always get the attention it may deserve because it often comes on gradually or seniors are afraid of the results they may receive. Some may even give it … Read moreYour Senior Loved One May Need A Hearing Test If…

Vital Heart Health Tips for Seniors (and Their Loved Ones)

Helping senior loved ones reduce their risk of heart disease, the number one killer of women and too high on the list of killers for men as well, is one of the keys to helping them improve their lives. In this episode of the Senior Care Corner we address exactly that. While there are some … Read moreVital Heart Health Tips for Seniors (and Their Loved Ones)

Are You the Middle of a Triple Decker Sandwich?

Many baby boomers have grown to think of themselves as part of what has been termed the “sandwich generation”, caring for their aging parents or grandparents and their children at the same time. Calling that simply a sandwich overlooks a very important part of the equation, unfortunately the same part many boomers overlook — yourself. Sharing … Read moreAre You the Middle of a Triple Decker Sandwich?

Keep Senior Brains Sharp – and It’s Fun Too!

Maintaining cognition (awareness, reasoning & judgment) as our senior loved ones age is an important concern for family members and other caregivers.  A decline in mental abilities can often impact the ability of our elders to maintain the independence they desire. We are often looking for the magic pill that allows us to age gracefully or … Read moreKeep Senior Brains Sharp – and It’s Fun Too!

Seniors: Trendsetters in Food Industry for 2012

Boomers, or at least the elder ones, are crossing the threshold into seniordom and as a result the population growth among seniors is expected to, well, boom in the years to come. Now we are learning that this senior population group has power, purchasing power that is. Despite the hit to their retirement funds taken by … Read moreSeniors: Trendsetters in Food Industry for 2012

Promise of CES 2012: Better Lives for Seniors and Their Loved Ones

The biggest and best-attended International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) so far also held the most promise for improving the health, safety, comfort and enjoyment of the lives of seniors and their loved ones. At the same time, the technology industry in general is still not focusing enough attention — translating into products and services — … Read morePromise of CES 2012: Better Lives for Seniors and Their Loved Ones