Is My Elderly Mother Suffering from Depression?

Elderly adults experience a lot of changes in their life, from retiring and developing health issues to financial challenges and the deaths of loved ones. It’s very easy for seniors to experience feelings of stress, sadness, frustration, and anger for a while before feeling better. However, more elderly adults than ever are experiencing true depression that interferes with their daily life. If you think your elderly parent may be suffering from depression, you must educate yourself, so you know how to help ... Read more

How Can I Prevent Elderly Slip and Fall Accidents?

Did you know that one in four elderly adults in the United States experiences a slip and fall accident each year? The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that slip and fall accidents are the leading cause of both fatal injuries and non-fatal injuries in elderly Americans. Instead of waiting and hoping your aging relative doesn’t have a slip and fall accident, you can be proactive in reducing their risk of such a devastating event.   Seniors and Slip and Fall Accidents Everyone takes ... Read more