What Causes Dehydration? And How Can You Prevent It?

April 18, 2017

Dehydration is a lot more common than we think, especially in the elderly population. As we get older, our senses become dull so we won’t always notice when we’re thirsty. If left unchecked, severe hydration can lead to urinary tract infections, confusion, weakness, pneumonia, pressure ulcers in bed-ridden patients, or even death. 

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How to Stop Germs in Their Tracks

April 5, 2017

When a bad cold is going around, many people make some effort to protect themselves. But colds don’t seem like that big a deal since they don’t last very long and even a really nasty cold isn’t that crippling. However, for certain vulnerable members of the population, even the common cold can be dangerous. For seniors, a cold can cause complications and infections.

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6 Easy Ways You Can Protect Seniors from Vicious Scammers

April 3, 2017

Seniors are one of the most vulnerable members of our society to scams. Scammers are more than eager to take advantage of seniors. What makes seniors such a desirable target for scammers? And what can you do for your loved one to make sure that they don’t fall prey to a malicious scammer?

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