March 30, 2017

Loneliness, depression can set in after death of spouse

Despite popular opinion, depression and loneliness are not normal parts of aging, although many seniors experience these feelings. According to a University of Michigan study, nearly 60 percent of more than 500 seniors age 70 and older experienced some form of loneliness.


Seven care tips when a loved one is dying

As your mother, father, grandparent or someone close to you nears the end of life, your loving care matters more than ever.

Early detection can help prevent colorectal cancer

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Colorectal cancer is one of the most easily prevented cancers if discovered early through a colonoscopy.