Archives for June 2014

Great Summer Activities for Seniors

It is very important to both the mental and physical well-being of the elderly to remain active and stimulated. Far too often, seniors tend to stay cooped up in the house, because they lack the means or the will to stay actively engaged in various life events.  Remaining isolated and not participating in various activities

Muhammad Ali’s Battle With Parkinson’s Disease

Here is an interesting article on Muhammad Ali’s struggle with Parkinson’s Disease, and it includes some great advice for caregivers from his wife, Lonnie.Click here to read this amazing story of love and strength Photo by Kris Krug  

Beware of Scams That Target the Elderly

I recently had a conversation with my elderly father about his prostate issues.  He called me to tell me that he just watched an infomercial hosted by former NFL quarterback Joe Theismann, who was promoting the benefits of a “medicine” that helps to shrink the prostate.  My father told me he was going to buy