Every month, a group of older adults goes to Washington, D.C.’s Sibley Memorial Hospital, but they don’t see a doctor or get tests. They’re not sick. They come just for… (Read More)
Antipsychotic drugs are traditionally deployed to control what are seen as problem behaviors in dementia patients. To comply with new federal guidelines, care facilities are scaling back use of such medications, but that requires new approaches and retraining staff.
Caregiving expert Sherri Snelling talks about how seniors and their families need to consider the long term in deciding where to live, and how.
Centenarians share their perspective on the attitudes and habits that have helped them reach 100 years of age and more.
If someone told you that you are aging gracefully, you might take it as a compliment. But Dr. Christiane Northrup, a leading authority in the field of women’s health and… (Read More)
Learn how to incorporate the Chinese design philosophy of feng shui into your senior living apartment, to invite in good luck.
There’s no reason for single seniors to feel alone in senior living communities. Here are four tips for these seniors to make the most of the dating scene.
Moving a loved one into senior care is not easy, no matter how much thoughtful planning goes into the decision. Feelings of guilt aren’t just common—they’re almost guaranteed. To understand… (Read More)