Kids In School? 2 Contagious Skin Conditions To Watch Out For

24 April 2017
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

You expect your children to attend school to learn to write, read, and understand math. They may even learn how to use a keyboard and meet new friends. You don't expect them to pick up a contagious skin condition from school and bring it home, but it happens. Some skin rashes and diseases are highly contagious and are easily transferred from child to child in a crowded classroom, bathroom, or playground. Read More 

4 Ways To Mingle While Living In Assisted Senior Living Apartments

24 February 2017
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

You don't give up your social life just because you're a senior from the Baby Boomer generation living in an assisted senior apartment community. Assisted senior living apartment life runs the gamut of true independent living with "just-in-case" staff on-call to staff that will come to your apartment to help you with your daily needs -- and that includes getting out and mingling with others. Here's some ideas how utilize your senior living apartment complex's amenities: Read More 

4 Tests Your Eye Doctor May Complete

26 January 2017
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

The benefits of getting an eye exam are many. Doing so will enable you to know the current condition of your vision and can help you know how to improve your eyesight, if necessary. The good news is when you arrive at the optometrist office, you can expect to have some tests done. This is the key to taking charge of your eye health and working to make any improvements that can be beneficial to you. Read More 

3 Home Modifications For The Elderly

11 January 2017
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

As you get older, your body is going to begin to deteriorate. Because of this, you are not going to be able to do a lot of the things that you used to do, or things that used to be easy are going to get harder for you. You may notice that because of this, you are not able to use all of the areas in your home. Thankfully, there are modifications that can be made in order to make your home easier to get around and more livable for you. Read More 

Make Working With Your Parent’s Home Healthcare Provider More Convenient

21 December 2016
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Now that your elderly parent has moved in with you and you've started looking for a home healthcare provider to take care of them on a regular basis, it is important to consider how you'll make the situation work without stress and inconvenience. Here are a few things you can do to make working with your service provider more convenient and enjoyable overall: Create a Weekly Schedule As you will have your parent's home healthcare provider's weekly schedule regarding when they'll be in your home working, it's only fair to provide them with your household's schedule in return. Read More