Most senior citizens have some concerns as they adjust from their working lives into retirement. Even seniors who have been retired for years might still have these worries. It might help to know that the concerns that you or an elderly person in your family have are shared by many others. To help,… Read More

  The bad news is that the United States is in the midst of a diabetes epidemic. That is, if this condition were an infectious disease that could be passed from one person to another, that’s what it would be considered. Besides striking more and more adults, Type 2 diabetes is now showing up more… Read More

Some doctors say that arthritis is the price that we pay in old age for being able to walk on two legs for almost all of our lives. Sadly, this condition affects almost half of all senior citizens to one degree or another. It’s also the most common cause of disability with elderly folks. While… Read More

Senior Man Eating Pizza in outdoor restaurant

  Actually, some studies have surprised doctors and scientists by demonstrating that carrying just a little too much weight might not actually be a bad thing for people in midlife or their senior years. According to an article on LIveScience, an extra few pounds might actually be protective in case of an illness that causes… Read More

Active Senior Drinks Water

During these hot days of summer, even very healthy people risk dehydration. The main thing to remember is that people shouldn’t wait until they feel thirsty to drink when spending time in the heat. Of course, dehydration is an even more serious risk for many people who are vulnerable because they are very young, suffer… Read More