5 Best Exercise Bikes for Seniors

Best Exercise Bikes for Seniors

For ages, cycling has and continues to be one of the most effective exercises for muscle and bone strengthening, improving cardiovascular health, enhancing joint mobility and overall body coordination. Cycling outdoor could have been easy and very much achievable during one’s youth but it certainly isn’t in the golden years. Beyond age 60 people tend … Read more5 Best Exercise Bikes for Seniors

10 Best Reclining Shower Chairs with Wheels

Reclining Shower Chairs with Wheels

Being bedridden and having life revolve around the bed, even during bathing and toileting, is an awful experience that some have to contend with in their golden years, when injured, or if they are suffering from terminal conditions like Parkinson’s disease, paralysis, or other disabilities. In such situations, the dire need to be mobile makes … Read more10 Best Reclining Shower Chairs with Wheels

6 Best Swimming Pool Lifts for Elderly and Disabled

Swimming Pool Lifts for Elderly and Disabled

Swimming pool lifts are a valuable investment in the lives of the disabled, the elderly, or people with limited mobility. This is because they enable the elderly and the disabled access to swimming pools and spas, same as others. It is also a great option for those intending to engage in aquatic therapy from the … Read more6 Best Swimming Pool Lifts for Elderly and Disabled

6 Best Shower Gurney Beds for Elderly and Disabled

Best Shower Gurney Beds for Elderly and Disabled

Gurneys have often been considered to be mobility aids used in healthcare institutions. Today the functionality of gurneys extends to home use to move patients who require medical care. The standard gurney comes with an adjustable height, wheels, head or leg rest to offer optimal comfort making it a very convenient mobility aid around the … Read more6 Best Shower Gurney Beds for Elderly and Disabled

Constipation in Elderly – Causes, Prevention, and Management Strategies

Constipation in Elderly – Causes, Prevention, and Management Strategies

A study done by the University of North Carolina reveals that acute constipation is prevalent in seniors who are over 60 years of age. Symptoms are more common in 50% of those living in nursing homes. While most people shy off from openly talking about it, constipation is an issue that anyone will have to … Read moreConstipation in Elderly – Causes, Prevention, and Management Strategies

How to Talk to Someone with Alzheimer’s or Dementia

How to Talk to Someone with Alzheimer’s or Dementia

The National Institute of Health estimates that over 5 million people in the U.S are affected by Alzheimer’s disease. In a different study by the National Institute of Aging, Alzheimer’s has been confirmed to be the sixth most fatal illness in America with women being more susceptible to the disease compared to their male counterparts. … Read moreHow to Talk to Someone with Alzheimer’s or Dementia