After a serious injury, surgery or hospital stay, many seniors need rehabilitation services, physical therapy and/or nursing care to help them recover. Here's how to find a facility that's right for your loved one.
As we age, we lose our sense of thirst, which can impact kidney function, fluid retention, skin health, and more. Here's how to ensure your senior loved one stays properly hydrated in the summer months.
Moving from one familiar home to another new one can be a daunting transition for our loved ones – but it can also be for the best. Here are 5 reasons you or a family member should consider a care centre.
A recent Stats Canada study explored nine various aspects of life in senior care, including health, personal appearance, safety, relationships, standard of living, and free time. Here's what researchers found.
Nursing care offers seniors safe solutions when medical needs are present, and at times, is a better solution than assisted living. Learn about the difference, and find out which option makes sense for you.
Joints connect our bones and provide support to help us move. But as we age, damage from disease or injury can interfere with that movement and cause a lot of pain. Here's top joint health tips for seniors.