Best Pets for Seniors

It’s no secret that pets are great for seniors. They provide love, companionship and can promote physical activity and social interaction. But not all pets are right for seniors, here are some of the best pets for seniors: Dogs If your senior relative is active, a dog might be a good fit. Dogs are loyal

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It’s National Blueberry Month!

July might be coming to a close soon, but there’s still time to celebrate National Blueberry Month! Blueberries are packed with antioxidants, which help fight off free radicals. They’re also low in fat and full of fiber, so they make a great snack and help you feel fuller longer. But that’s not all blueberries are

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Traveling with Medication

It’s summer, and summer is the season of vacations! While traveling might be great, traveling with medications can be tricky. So we have some tips for you! If you’re traveling by plane: You can bring medications in pill or liquid form as long as it is screened. You can bring medications in your carry-on, but

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Medication and Summer Heat

As the temperature starts to rise in the summer, an unlikely danger arises. Did you know that heat could adversely affect medications that seniors take? The combination of heat and medication side effects can lead to health complications. Here are some common medications and how the heat may affect them: Antidepressants and antihistamines affect the

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