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August 19th, 2016 Backyard Picnic Tips for the Whole Family

A picnic can be a fun summer activity the whole family can enjoy together, but there are some special considerations to keep in mind when elderly family members will be part of your get together. Luckily, planning a picnic right in your own...

August 12th, 2016 Medication Management Tips for Seniors

As a senior parent ages and his or her body starts to slow and break down, the need for prescription medicines will likely increase. Keeping track of multiple medicines and all that comes with that (dose amounts and times, side effects...

August 5th, 2016 Beat the Heat With These Indoor Activities for Seniors

As July turns to August, temperatures reach annual highs. While we all love to savor the outdoors come summer, it’s important to take care in the extreme heat, especially for seniors, who are more prone to heat-related illness. Keeping indoors is...

July 21st, 2016 Answers to 10 Frequently Asked Cataract Questions

Cataracts affect practically everyone over the age of 75. Even though they are common, they can still be challenging to navigate. Progressive vision loss can be a scary and uncomfortable experience for a parent or grandparent. Arming yourself with...

July 1st, 2016 How to Prevent Elderly Heat Stroke and Heat Exhaustion

When it is 98+ degrees on Lookout Mountain, you know it is hot in downtown Chattanooga and northwest Georgia.  Even with the temps being so high, my 91 year old grandmother will turn her air conditioner off, much to the dismay of my mom who is her...

June 29th, 2016 Tips for Planning Fun Summer Activities for Seniors

We all enjoy engaging in fun summer activities, and seniors are no exception. Of course, heading outdoors with a parent who may require special food or medicines takes a little planning. Below, we’ve outlined five activities the whole family can...

June 27th, 2016 If you have Alzheimer's, who are you?

"Think of yourself and all of the things you enjoy. I enjoy my family, exercise, my job, working in the yard, my dogs, chocolate, reading and travel. Now, everything that I love to do and everything that you love to do is controlled by your...

June 27th, 2016 All About Advance Planning

We discuss and plan what schools are children will attend, weddings, holidays and jobs but we never discuss death even though it is inevitable. No one is getting out of here alive!!! So, how do you plan? What can you do to make your funeral easier...

June 24th, 2016 Heat Stress in the Elderly

In Chattanooga today, it feels like it is 112 degrees outside but my weather app says it is only 92. For some reason, it feels so much hotter.  Tomorrow, the high is supposed to reach 98 degrees.  It’s that time of year when all of us need to be...

June 23rd, 2016 10 Activities to Do With a Loved One Who Has Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia are progressive illnesses. It’s understandable then that when a loved one receives an Alzheimer’s diagnosis, many families respond with an urgent wish to spend more time together. However, finding...

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