What Do Seniors Do for Fun?

What Do Seniors Do for Fun?

A lack of physical activity is a prime reason for lost mobility as people age. Older adults who participate in fun hobbies and leisure activities can reduce the risk of significant illnesses and dementia, live longer, and improve their mental health. Activity that creates a real difference for seniors stimulates the brain and body and…

Guidance for the Elderly Living Alone
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Guidance for the Elderly Living Alone

As a person ages, the decision will need to be made whether or not they will remain at home or move into some sort of senior residence or assisted living facility. When someone is widowed or has simply lived alone their whole life, the decision may be more complicated. However, more and more elderly adults…

How Can Senior Gardening Transform Your Retirement Years?

How Can Senior Gardening Transform Your Retirement Years?

Senior gardening is more than just a hobby; it’s a therapeutic and enriching experience that can significantly benefit seniors’ physical, mental, and emotional well-being. As we age, maintaining a strong connection to nature becomes increasingly essential for leading a fulfilling and healthy life. In this blog post, we’ll explore the profound impact that gardening and…

Why Senior Socializing Is So Important?

Why Senior Socializing Is So Important?

A report about senior socializing from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) points out that nearly one-fourth of adults aged 65 and older are considered to be socially isolated. This statistic not only raises awareness but also prompts us to explore and implement effective prevention methods that can significantly enhance the well-being…

Best Vacations for Seniors

Best Vacations for Seniors

Embarking on a senior vacation opens the door to a world of well-deserved relaxation and unforgettable adventures. America’s senior population is booming, with more people reaching 100 years old than ever before. There are a lot of reasons why Americans are enjoying longer lifespans in recent decades including significant medical advancements, population growth, and lifestyle…

Mobility in Older Adults
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Mobility in Older Adults

Mobility issues can arise for many reasons but particularly impact older adults. More than 15 percent of Americans aged 50 to 69 have mobility issues, and 36.2 percent of those 70 and older have problems with mobility. With millions of Americans inflicted each year, it is important to understand more about mobility and how to…

Gadgets for Seniors

Gadgets for Seniors

Gadgets for seniors are products that are for the particular needs of older adults. Gadgets make great gifts for seniors for birthdays, Christmas, Hanukkah, anniversaries, Grandparent’s Day, and other milestones of life. There are a plethora of gift ideas for seniors, but some are more helpful than others. In addition to a smart home for…