April is Alcohol Awareness Month: Why Senior Substance Abuse is Misdiagnosed

April is Alcohol Awareness Month: Why Senior Substance Abuse is Misdiagnosed

There are many reasons elderly people may turn to alcohol or drugs in later life. Children grow up and leave home. It becomes necessary to give up a job or move to a smaller home. Friends grow fewer and farther apart. Physical health fails. A partner of many years gets ill or dies. The very

Seniors and Safety

Summer is a few days away and June is National Safety month. Did you know that most falls occur at home?  The following products are items that can be used at home to help keep a loved one safe while living independently: raised toilet seat grab bars in the bathroom bath/shower bench adjustable beds over

Don’t be fooled…the tee-total truth about alcohol and aging

April is Alcohol Awareness month.  We want you to stay healthy for the fun things in this phase of your life. For many of us, those fun things involve grandchildren.  Their births, graduation ceremonies and weddings are all events you will want to be a part of and that requires staying healthy.  One factor that