benefits of laughter

Benefits of Laughter in Aging

Studies show that a positive attitude can greatly improve the quality of life. The benefits of laughter in aging, specifically, are numerous, from lowering blood pressure to reducing stress and anxiety. Read on to learn the benefits of laughter in aging: Improves memory. Research on the effect of humor on the memory capabilities of the elderly has yielded […]

avoid falls

Steps to Avoid Accidental Falls

Seniors are at a greater risk of injury due to falls. This is especially true when they are living on their own or when caregivers are away most of the day. When a senior falls he/she is highly likely to cause serious injury. However, steps can be taken to help your loved one avoid falls. Consider […]

Parkinson’s

How to Know If Your Loved One Is Suffering From Parkinson’s

Parkinson’s is a concerning disease. It can cause many problems if not diagnosed in time. Fortunately, there are certain symptoms of this disease. If you keep an eye out for these symptoms, you may be able to catch it in the early stage and prevent it from progressing. Symptoms of Parkinson’s include: Frequent Muscle Spasms […]