Five Most Common Medication Mistakes Which Affect Seniors

March 9, 2018 developer Comments

Most seniors are taking one or more prescription medications. One of the concerns in senior health is the improper use of medication – the consequences can be very serious – hospitalization or even death. The Five Most Common Medication Mistakes which affect Seniors are: Taking the wrong number of pills. It is easy to take Read more

The Importance of Laughter in the Retirement Community

January 17, 2018 developer Comments

“Always laugh when you can, it is cheap medicine.” – Lord Byron The Benefits of Laughter Research shows that the place when we laugh, the affected area of the brain where it happens is in the frontal and the temporal lobe, which are the same areas where depression occurs. If one takes an MRI, one Read more

High Blood Pressure Information for Seniors

October 13, 2017 developer Comments

Managing your blood pressure is an essential part of wellness, especially for senior health.  High blood pressure, or hypertension, is a major health concern, and it affects 3 out of 4 people aged 75 and older. High blood pressure creates an increased risk for heart attacks, strokes, kidney failure and other illnesses. What makes it Read more