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12Sep
september fall prevention month for elders

September is National Fall Prevention Month

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  September 23 is Fall Prevention Awareness Day. It is the first day of Fall and is a day to increase public awareness on reducing and preventing falls for older persons. The reasons why older adults fall are complicated. Decreased strength, balance problems, difficulty walking, medication errors, impaired vision, cognition issues, depression, and the effects […]


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07Sep
visual impaired elders

Visual impairment and age-related eye diseases in Adults

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This article explains visual impairment and age-related eye diseases in Florida: Findings from 2006 Behavioral Risk Factors Surveillance System (BRFSS) in Nine states   Introduction Visual impairment caused by age-related eye diseases affects an estimated 3.3 million people among adults aged 40 years and older in the United States.1 This disability is one of the most […]


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29Aug

Keep Yourself Active

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Outdoor Activities in Miami Dade County for Seniors Miami-Dade is one of the biggest urban counties in America, but it was built around many parks and nature trails making outdoor activities accessible to any age. This county offers a number of options for senior citizens to explore the outdoors: walking, biking, meditation, yoga, golf, and tennis, […]


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23Aug

Food for Seniors – Tips That you Should Review

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10 Foods to Help Seniors Fight Depression In addition to contributing factors like social isolation, a loss of independence, or a lack of mobility, did you know diet can play an important role in senior depression? While medicine can be beneficial to depression sufferers, so can pharma-free actions like meditating, spending time outdoors or modifying […]


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16Aug
benefits of in home care

The Benefits of In Home Care for Seniors

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All people get to a point in their lives where they need a little extra help. Whether you are recently retired, have an ongoing medical issue, or simply can’t get around the way you used to, there is no shame in getting some help. However, the reality is that you can’t always depend on family […]


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08Aug
autism information

Autism Rates Are Up in the U.S

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Some of the Reasons Autism Rates Are Up in the U.S. A hard look at whether the rise comes from more awareness, better diagnosis—or something else    The prevalence of autism in the United States has risen steadily since researchers first began tracking it in 2000. The rise in the rate has sparked fears of […]


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01Aug
assisted living options for disabled

Assisted Living Options for People With Disabilities

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Seniors and people with disabilities often need supportive living options. When the time comes to start considering your options for assisted living, it’s easy to become overwhelmed by the sheer number of housing options. Not only are there different categories of assisted living to choose from, there are also a plethora of homes from which […]


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25Jul

Do you really feel older? Nah!! It’s all about the way you embrace it.

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The realization that you are getting older can come in waves. You watch movies and point to the actors, saying: “She’s dead. Oh, he’s dead, too.” Your parents move to a retirement community they call God’s waiting room. You hear more snap, crackle and pop in your joints than in your breakfast cereal. In society, […]


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17Jul
assessing elderly drivers

Assessing Elderly Drivers: Ability Means More Than Age

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How To Know When It’s Time To Hang Up the Keys.  Elderly Driver Buckles Up The ranks of elderly drivers are large and growing. About 33 million licensed drivers in the U.S. are over age 65, up more than 20 percent in 10 years, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Thanks […]


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11Jul

Elders in Florida – Home Health Solutions Group

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During the 20th century, effective public health strategies and advances in medical treatment in the United States contributed to a dramatic increase in average life expectancy (78.8 years)1; the 30-year gain in life expectancy within the span of a century had never been achieved before.2 In 2012, about 1 in every 7 Americans (14.1%) is 65 […]


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