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Protecting Your Aging Loved One from COVID-19

Seniors are more at risk of contracting serious diseases, especially for those with pre-existing health conditions. When it comes to the COVID-19, the elderly comprise the highest number of fatalities. As the virus continues to spread in all...

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How Can You Help Seniors Reconnect and Fight Isolation?

For people who’ve been working for decades, retiring seems like a dream come true. However, the lack of social activity can be dangerous as it can lead to isolation and depression. Fortunately, fighting its ill-effects isn’t that...

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Why Is Senior Isolation Dangerous?

Isolation is the experience of being separated from others, either physically or emotionally. Right now, millions of seniors around the globe experience isolation due to retirement, health problems, lack of non-medical home care, and the death...

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Treatment and Prevention of Skin Breakdown in Seniors

Aging has a significant impact on our skin’s integrity. As we grow older, our skin’s ability to retain water decreases, which makes it prone to dryness and breakage. This, coupled with many seniors’ usually static lifestyle, makes it...

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Identifying Early Signs and Symptoms of Skin Breakdown

Skin breakdown happens if blood circulation is cut off due to the excessive or extended pressure placed on a particular part of the skin. If left untreated, this can cause not only amputation but also death. Fortunately, identifying its early...

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The Benefits of Including Alliums in Your Daily Meals

Humans from early civilizations, like Egypt and Asia, have long been using vegetables from the allium family for the health benefits they provide. But to start with, what are alliums? You may better recognize them by the following: onions,...

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