Archive | August, 2014

Loss of Appetite in the Elderly – Causes and How to Cope

Loss of appetite and changes in appetite are a natural part of aging, but it’s still important to make sure seniors get enough nutrients. Our nutritionist Heather Schwartz shares her advice on what to do if your elderly parents won’t eat. You’ve asked, and we’ve answered. Our recent senior nutrition poll highlighted readers’ concerns about […]

Home Care for Seniors with Dementia

Home Care for Seniors with Dementia As the population ages, there are more people who are choosing alternative ways to care for their loved ones and are able to stay at home. A symptom of aging and brain impairment can be dementia, its symptoms affect quite a large population in the USA. Taking care of […]