1. How to Prevent Falls

    All it takes is one bad fall to change your life, but luckily, you can take steps to lower your risk of falling. When you're young, a fall isn't a big deal. You may be temporarily down for the count, but you'll bounce back. When you're older, a fall can be much more serious, and, in some cases, even…Read More

  2. Your Guide to Falls and Prevention

    Falls are the number one cause of injuries in older adults in the United States. As you age, it becomes more difficult to balance and you aren't as flexible as you used to be, and that increases your risk of falling. For older Americans, not only is falling more likely, it's also a lot more dangerou…Read More

  3. The Facts About Social Isolation Part 2

    Many people don't realize how serious of a problem social isolation is for older adults across the United States. According to a study from the University of California, San Francisco, 43 percent of seniors report experiencing feelings of isolation or loneliness on a regular basis. With more and mor…Read More

  4. The Facts About Social Isolation

    Social isolation is a very common problem among older adults, but it's also one of the least talked about problems. More and more older Americans are choosing to live at home by themselves. In fact, according to a 2014 report conducted by the Pew Research Center, 26 percent of Americans who are 65 y…Read More

  5. Assisted Living vs. Home Care Part 2

    When you compare the benefits of assisted livings over home health care, there's no contest as to which one is best. Are you in the process of trying to determine what kind of care is best for your loved one? If your loved one does not require medical intervention on a regular basis, then you have t…Read More

  6. Assisted Living vs. Home Care

    Which is better — assisted living or home health care? When researching the kind of care you or a loved one might need, you'll find a few main categories to choose from: skilled nursing, assisted living or home health care. A stay in a skilled nursing facility is generally more temporary in nature…Read More

  7. The Dangers of Denying Your Loved One’s Dementia Part 2

    Are you in denial about your loved one's dementia diagnosis? Being told that your loved one has dementia has to be one of the most difficult situations in the world. There's no doubt about the fact that dementia will present a lot of challenges for your loved one, as well as for everyone who loves a…Read More

  8. The Dangers of Denying Your Loved One’s Dementia

    Denying your loved one's dementia diagnosis can be dangerous. There are few things in life that are as difficult to hear as a loved one's dementia diagnosis. There's no denying that living with dementia can be difficult, but ignoring or downplaying the diagnosis won't make it go away. In fact, deny…Read More

  9. Assisted Living Facilities Pearland TX - Are You Hearing Mom Regarding Opinions About Assisted Living?

    Are You Hearing Mom Regarding Opinions About Assisted Living?

    You are absolutely convinced your mother would do well at an assisted living facility. She has been struggling to take care of herself and keep up with the general cleaning and upkeep of her house and while you have been helping as best you can, your time is limited. You know she would enjoy life at…Read More

  10. Assisted Living Friendswood TX - How to Create a More Positive Outlook on Assisted Living for Mom

    How to Create a More Positive Outlook on Assisted Living for Mom

    Okay, your mother has agreed to consider assisted living, but she’s doing so reluctantly. In fact, you may feel like you’re still pulling teeth to get her more invested in this opportunity for her future. It’s not always easy to make changes. Moving is one of the top three stressors in life. I…Read More