Category: Senior Care

What is COPD in Seniors?

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a prevalent and potentially debilitating respiratory condition that affects millions of seniors worldwide. As individuals age, their respiratory health becomes increasingly important, and understanding COPD is crucial for both seniors and their caregivers. In this blog post, we'll delve into the basics of COPD, its symptoms, causes, and management strategies, with a focus on promoting optimal respiratory health for

Improving Heart Health in Seniors: Understanding the Impact of Aging

Discover why prioritizing heart health is crucial for seniors as they age. Learn about the impact of aging on cardiovascular function and strategies to maintain optimal heart health.

Demystifying Diabetes in Seniors: Understanding the Types for Ultimate Health

As our loved ones age, the risk of developing diabetes becomes more pronounced. It's essential to delve into the different types of diabetes affecting seniors to provide tailored care and support. In this blog post, we’ll explore the various types of diabetes in seniors, shedding light on symptoms, risk factors, and management strategies to ensure a healthier, more informed aging process.

Tampa General Opens Clinic Exclusive for Older Adults

Tampa (Fla.) General Hospital unveiled a new clinic exclusively for patients 65 and older called TGH Senior Center. The facility offers “extended visits with primary care physicians, same-day referrals for specialists [and] decreased wait times,” the hospital said in a March 26 news release. Greenbrook Medical, a senior-focused physician group, partnered with TGH to establish the center, which is in Riverview, Fla.

With new points of access, Tampa General caters to needs of Florida seniors

TGH Senior Center powered by Greenbrook Medical opens in Riverview. According to the AARP, Florida is falling behind most states in caring for its senior population. Tampa General Hospital has the solution.

Tampa General Hospital Establishes TGH Senior Center Designed Exclusively for the Treatment and Care of Patients 65 and Older

Located in the heart of southeast Hillsborough County, the center offers high-touch service with less wait time and more face-to-face engagement with your physician.
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Chair Exercises for Seniors from Pasco County Senior Services

Pasco County is highlighting the importance of maintaining your physical and mental well-being for seniors 60 and older. They're doing so through programs and exercise!

Recognize the Early Signs of Arthritis and Common Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

Arthritis is a prevalent condition that affects millions of people worldwide, causing discomfort and impacting daily life. In the United States, arthritis is a leading cause of work disability, affecting over 53.2 million people, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It can happen for a number of reasons to adults at any age ― and the pain can be debilitating.
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Communication Tips: How to Discuss Health and Wellness with Aging Parents

Communication is crucial, particularly when it comes to elderly care. The health and wellness of our aging parents can be a challenging topic to discuss, but it’s essential for their physical and mental health. Here are some invaluable tips for discussing health and wellness with your aging parents.  Communication Tips for Discussing Health with Aging […]

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Emotional Well-Being: Coping Strategies for Family Acting as Caregivers

Caring for someone we love can be one of the most rewarding things we can do as family members. However, it can also be challenging and sometimes stressful. It’s what we often refer to as “caregiver stress.” So how do we keep our emotional health intact while caring for our loved ones? This post will […]

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