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Seniors and Shopping Scams

Tis the season to be jolly…and, for some, take advantage of vulnerable populations. Unfortunately, the holiday season is ripe for scammers and many people do not recognize that they have been targeted by a nefarious group of people set on destroying lives and the joy that this time of year conjures in so many. Champion [...]

By | 2019-02-21T11:37:52+00:00 January 31st, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Senior Safety During Cold Weather

We are fortunate to live in a warm climate, but this does not mean that temperatures do not dip on occasion creating chaos for many on the Space Coast. We all know that younger children and pets are especially vulnerable to the cold. We take special steps to cover our fragile tropical plants and even [...]

How Caregivers Can Care for Themselves

To be a caregiver is to put the needs of others before your own. It means countless hours taking care of another person, often at the expense of forgoing your own needs for a day, a week, a season, a decade, or more. It means giving selflessly to a family member, neighbor, or loved one [...]

By | 2019-01-04T07:02:04+00:00 December 29th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Holiday Decorating Safety for Seniors

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Can you feel all of the joy in the air as we approach the end of the current year with a focus on merriment and family and look forward to new beginnings just a short time away? One of the foundations of the holiday season is setting [...]

By | 2019-01-10T07:25:59+00:00 December 15th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Exercise is Key for Health in Seniors

Attaining fitness is not a one-time event; the road to fitness is a lifelong journey. It turns out that not exercising is considered more harmful to your health diabetes, smoking, and heart disease! This new data comes from a longitudinal study of more than 120,000 individuals from 1991 to 2014. What makes it so unique [...]

By | 2018-12-14T12:24:12+00:00 December 14th, 2018|Categories: Elderly Senior Care, Health|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Protect Seniors and Get Your Flu Shot

Flu season is officially upon us and if last year was any indication we are could be in for a devastating year. The 2017-2018 flu season was one of the worst seasons on record. It was even designated “high severity” amongst all age groups. According to the Centers for Disease Control, influenza-like-illness, referred to as [...]

By | 2018-11-27T07:07:25+00:00 November 16th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

What Type of Home Health Care Do You Really Need?

People are living much longer and utilizing Medicare more than ever before. Home Health Care News reports a study recently put out by Excel Health showing more than 1.2 million Americans enrolled in Medicare from the first quarter of 2017 through the end of the first quarter of 2018. This increase in enrollment is especially [...]