Winter home safety tips for the elderly

Winter home safety tips for the elderly

Getting ready for the winter weather   The winter months are nearly upon us and as the weather gets colder, Keeping warm and safe becomes increasingly important for our seniors. If you have a loved one that is elderly and lives alone, helping them stay safe is...
The Importance of Social Interaction For Elderly People

The Importance of Social Interaction For Elderly People

The Importance of Social Interaction For Elderly People What is the importance of social interaction for elderly folks? Let’s talk about it. When it comes to social interactions, most of us don’t think about them too deeply. We go and see friends, family, or even just...
The Symptoms of High Blood Pressure in Elderly People

The Symptoms of High Blood Pressure in Elderly People

What are the symptoms of low blood pressure in elderly people? Let’s take a look. Low blood pressure is something which can affect anyone, but it is a dangerous occurrence which can be life-threatening. Low blood pressure is typically considered to be anything which...
The Benefits of Lifelong Learning For Seniors

The Benefits of Lifelong Learning For Seniors

There are many benefits to lifelong learning for seniors. Let’s take a look at some of them. When people begin to get older, this usually precedes a period of mental decline. This is largely due to the fact that as the body ages, the brain begins to slow down, and...
Eye tests for the elderly

Eye tests for the elderly

For anyone who has older people in their life who haven’t seen an Optician in a while, we recommend an eye test at least every two years (or as recommended by an Optometrist). It is not just about getting a pair of glasses, it is about improving confidence and...