Everyone loves the flavor of fresh herbs in their cooking. However, this time of year is too cold to be growing herbs outdoors. And there is the question of space. If you live in a small apartment or a condo, an outdoor herb garden may not be an option for you. Have you ever thought…Read More
You’ve heard of the cloud, and chances are you’ve even used it. Here’s what you need to know to understand how cloud-based technology works.
Many of today’s cars come with options that can increase the safety and comfort of senior drivers. Before you shop for your next car, check out this list to decide which ones are important to you.
Fad diets may promise quick and easy weight loss, but are they good for your long-term health? Here’s what you need to know before you choose a weight loss plan.
We all cherish our happy memories and enjoy talking about them. However, for a person with Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia, reminiscing can be especially meaningful. This is because, as dementia progresses, recent memories deteriorate first. However, older memories are usually easier to access. When a person is given the opportunity to reflect on…Read More
As we age, our bodies undergo many physical changes. Many of these, like changes in hair color or wrinkles, are easy to notice. Others, like the changes our brains experience, are a little less obvious but can have a noticeable impact. Changes in the brain that come with age can be responsible for anything from…Read More
Colonoscopy. If that word gives you a funny feeling in the pit of your stomach, you’re not alone. A feeling of dread for both the preparation and the procedure itself, causes many people to put off a colonoscopy. In general, it’s recommended that anyone over the age of 50 should schedule their first colonoscopy. However,…Read More
If you’re starting to feel like your arms aren’t long enough when you’re trying to read a good book, or if you find yourself struggling to focus when someone shows you a picture of their new grandbaby, you’re not alone. Aging brings many changes, and some of them affect our vision. While some conditions that…Read More
Could you be at risk for deep vein thrombosis? Learning the risk factors and symptoms as well as some simple preventive measures can help you to catch and treat this condition early or possibly avoid it altogether.
With the end of August fast approaching, many people don’t want to spend their time indoors cooking over a hot stove. When it’s cold outside, working in a kitchen can be cozy. However, with warmer weather here, priorities change. Activities like gardening, visiting family, or going to the beach have your full attention. And no one…Read More