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November 20, 2017

Type 2 Diabetes—The Silent Killer

86 million U.S. adults (1 in 3) are considered to be pre-diabetic—blood sugar levels are higher than a normal rate but not quite high enough to […]
October 19, 2017

Medications and the Elderly

A Positive Outlook 4.4 million prescriptions were written in 2016. The largest increase in these prescriptions was due to chronic conditions affecting the senior population —people […]
September 25, 2017

Self-Care Awareness Month

September has officially been declared ‘Self-Care Awareness Month’ — calling attention to the importance and care of those with physical disabilities. No matter the type of […]
September 6, 2017

Managing Fibromyalgia: Know Your Risk

Most people know what Fibromyalgia is, or have at least heard the term—‘a disorder characterized by widespread musculoskeletal pain accompanied by fatigue, sleep, memory and mood […]
August 21, 2017

Bathroom Safety for Seniors

Most seniors (95%, in fact) want to remain at home and continue to live independently. But with this desire, comes the importance of properly vetting the […]
August 14, 2017

The Differences Between Essential Tremors and Parkinson’s Disease

Essential Tremor and Parkinson’s Disease: What’s the difference? Essential Tremors, often confused with Parkinson’s Disease, is a ‘nervous system (neurological) disorder that causes involuntary and rhythmic shaking. […]
July 14, 2017

Juvenile Arthritis: Symptoms and Remedies

Juvenile Arthritis, (JA), also known as Pediatric Rheumatic Disease, affects approximately 300,000 children in the United States. JA is considered to be the umbrella term used […]