NEWS AND EVENTS

Facials for Senior Beauty – Is this what Senior Skin Needs?

By typowebsupport | October 10, 2019 |

Is there any medical value in facials for senior beauty? What are the general benefits of facials for senior beauty? Can we highlight the principals of good facial care? Providers of facials for senior beauty, often claim that that facials offer a host of medical benefits. Some of these may be true but the claims…

Saving Lives with Medical Aerial Drones

By typowebsupport | October 4, 2019 |

Technology is advancing continuously. It is adapting to fit in with our lifestyle today! For seniors living in remote rural areas, or on large private estates, there is news. Officials in the County of Renfrew in Canada have been planning on how to go about saving lives with medical aerial drones.   Canadian Paramedic Chief…

Best Toothbrush for Seniors – Graceful Brushing

By typowebsupport | October 4, 2019 |

What is the best toothbrush for seniors? Is it a toothbrush with a good grip? The old-fashioned manual type? The electric type? Does the way the toothbrush looks, matter to how often we brush our teeth? Well, we might be influenced by how a toothbrush looks. These days you can get toothbrushes in such great…

Physical Therapy and Wound Care for Seniors

By typowebsupport | September 25, 2019 |

Is there a reason to look towards physical therapy and wound care for seniors?   What is the connection between physical therapy and wound care?   It may come a news to some, but seniors with acute or chronic wounds can be referred to physical therapy, for helping the wounds to heal better and faster.…

Diabetes Care for a Senior with Cognitive Impairment

By typowebsupport | September 25, 2019 |

Generally when an adult patient is diagnosed with diabetes, the patient is included in their own care team. When a senior patient has diabetes, the diabetic management plan can become more complicated. Sometimes, special help is needed for the senior diabetic patient. This is especially so if a senior patient has cognitive impairment. Diabetes is…

Sleep Solutions for a Patient in a Rehab Center

By typowebsupport | September 19, 2019 |

The greatest advantage of post-acute rehabilitation in a great rehab center is the top-notch medical care provided. That being said, a resident who is staying in the rehab center for a number of days or weeks might have a sleep-challenge. The patient is not in their own home, the environment is different. It takes most…

Hand Exercises for Stroke Survivors – it’s in Your Hands

By typowebsupport | September 18, 2019 |

What is the importance of doing hand exercises for stroke survivors? The importance of early activity in limbs that were affected by a stroke, has been proven by studies.   Usually, a stroke survivor will learn how to exercise an affected hand with the help of a physical and/or occupational therapist. Therapists will teach ways…

Messages of Self-Compassion for Seniors

By typowebsupport | September 11, 2019 |

What are messages of self-compassion? Self-compassion for seniors is a tool to help a person appreciate what they have, while using coping skills to deal with challenges.   Aging gracefully by seniors take planning and not a little effort. Life keeps throwing curveballs, especially in the area of health. How a person will cope with…

Enhancing Senior Living with Music

By typowebsupport | September 11, 2019 |

What can relieve seniors of boredom, facilitate social interaction, and bring mental and medical benefits? Music! Enhancing senior living with music is a gateway to a host of benefits to seniors.   Read on about how music benefits seniors and especially seniors who are in rehab.   Listening to music has so many benefits. It…

Join Us In Supporting Beth Israel Medical Center Children’s Hospital!

By typowebsupport | September 10, 2019 |