Aging Seniors

May 17, 2023

5 Steps to Senior Safety

2023-05-17T11:04:55-04:00May 17th, 2023|Aging Seniors, Alzheimer's, Caregivers, Dementia, Elderly Senior Care, Family, Health, Health Care, Home Care Assistance, Home Health Care, Senior Health Care, Senior Living, Snow Birds, Surgery, Veterans|

At the end of 2021, the Census Bureau reported that more than 55 million Americans are age 65 or older. Florida also happens to be one of the most populated by these senior citizens, sharing one-fourth of these older Americans with California and Texas. Most of these people want to age in place, but providing private care in the [...]

Oct 11, 2018

Simple Actions to Prevent a Heart-Related Event

2018-10-11T08:52:49-04:00October 11th, 2018|Aging Seniors, Home Health Care, Senior Health Care|

If you had the opportunity to prevent a life-threatening illness, would you do it? If you knew the steps to take, simple yet powerful steps, to ensure longevity and heart health, would you make it a priority? New numbers just put out by the Centers for Disease Control regarding heart disease and stroke have shed light upon [...]

Aug 23, 2018

Vaccinations for Older Adults

2018-08-23T07:12:17-04:00August 23rd, 2018|Aging Seniors, Elderly Senior Care|

Let’s talk prevention for a moment. No matter your age or current health status, there are steps you can take to assist you in the prevention of certain diseases and illnesses. How you eat makes a difference. Your activity level certainly lends itself to the prevention of certain ailments. Your mindset and emotional well-being are also important [...]

Jul 12, 2018

Home Safety Tips for Seniors

2018-07-12T11:49:00-04:00July 12th, 2018|Aging Seniors, Elderly Senior Care|

Champion Home Health Care is here to make sure that your senior loved ones have all the best advice and care they can get to make sure they are comfortable within their own homes. This week’s blog will talk about a few safety tips for seniors who have are home alone quite frequently. Here a couple of [...]

May 25, 2018

Tips for Seniors Who Stay Active

2018-05-25T08:59:23-04:00May 25th, 2018|Aging Seniors, Senior Living|

You may find that, as a senior, you are constantly being given suggestion of ways to stay healthy and active. We at Champion Home Health Care in Melbourne, FL have even written a few blogs on the very topic. They are amazing suggestions, don’t get us wrong, but what about tips for those of you who actually [...]

May 10, 2018

Dancing Through Life

2018-05-10T07:31:54-04:00May 10th, 2018|Aging Seniors|

Got a free afternoon? Why not give dancing a whirl? Just because you are above a certain age doesn’t mean you can’t bust a move. Now, there may be leveling degrees of ability when it comes to dancing, but that doesn’t mean seniors can’t dance. Dancing has many benefits not just for seniors, but for everyone. At [...]

Apr 20, 2018

Home Safety Tips After an Alzheimer’s Diagnosis

2018-04-20T12:50:44-04:00April 20th, 2018|Aging Seniors, Alzheimer's|

An Alzheimer’s diagnosis can be devastating for both patients and their caregivers. It changes the course of life, but this does not mean that quality of life is over. Medical advancements, including drug therapies and other treatment options that address behavioral and cognitive changes, are making a huge impact and improving quality of life. If you or [...]

Aug 3, 2017

How to Create a Personal Health Record

2017-08-03T08:30:23-04:00August 3rd, 2017|Aging Seniors, Elderly Senior Care|

Champion Home Health Care recently discussed the importance of having a PHR, personal health record. This is a collection of your personal health history including doctor visits, medications, blood work, procedures, etc. Having all of this information in one place helps you stay an informed consumer and allows you to make the best decisions regarding your health. [...]