Author Archives: Louise Savoie

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Promoting Proper Dental Care Among the Elderly

Seniors with poor dental health may endure pain and discomfort, which can impair their eating and drinking habits. This, in turn, may result in nutritional deficits and can put their overall health at risk. As such, the importance of good dental care...

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How To Handle Your Loved One’s Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s disease is the most common type of dementia. It’s a progressive and degenerative disease. It remains without a cure, but there are methods of treating symptoms and pain—coping with the situation and improving one’s quality of life...

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Treatment Options for People with Incontinence

If you’ve been to the doctor for incontinence symptoms and were told you have this condition, it can be a frightening experience. Luckily, many ways are available to treat the problem and help people regain their bladder control. Here are some ...

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Tips to Avoid Depression in the Elderly

Seniors are prone to depression. Although common, it can be prevented. As a provider of non-medical home care in Missouri, we specialize in the overall health of the elderly. So, allow us to share our expert tips on how to reduce their risk of depres...

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Benefits of Exercise for Seniors

Regular physical activity and exercise are extremely beneficial for everyone, but especially for the elderly who have already hired home care. That is why you should always encourage your elderly loved ones to incorporate physical activity and exerci...

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Low Sodium Intake Can Help Improve Your Senior’s Health

Numerous studies have demonstrated the benefits of a low-salt diet for cardiovascular health. Researchers found out that those who consume regular table salt (sodium chloride) have a 60% chance of a major cardiovascular event, such as a heart attack,...

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