Senior Loneliness: 6 Tips to Combat Isolation

No one is immune from the inevitable scourge of loneliness. When we age, we lose loved ones and friends.  Our circle of influence shrinks in size along with the physical traits of our bodies. The consequences of loneliness directly impacts your health. Researchers from Brigham Young University reviewed several studies on loneliness. They found social […]

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

The statistic is staggering in our lives – it is estimated 1 out of every 10 people (60 and older who live at home) experience abuse of some form in America. There are likely more victims but they are physically unable to report it or too scared to report it, according to experts. Ahead of World Elder Abuse […]

5 Tips: Summer Safety

Triple digit temperature days have arrived in South Texas this week. Now is the time to remind our senior citizens to take steps to prevent heat-related illnesses. Friends, family, and caregivers can all play a part to help ensure a safe and cool summer. Think summer safety! The city of San Antonio tracks heat-related illnesses and […]