Should active, independent seniors be looking for senior housing? From a very early age, we strive to be self-reliant. Independence is important and is a matter of pride for many, but times of transition happen to all of us. For some, that time comes when they find that they are not able to do all
Foil the falls epidemic; take charge of your safety. Consider a tale of two women in their mid-60s. Both snagged a high-heel shoe on carpet – one when rushing down stairs to her son’s wedding and the other when heading to her own retirement party. One broke a hip, the other tore up a knee.
By Laura Nencetti, Wesley Homes Director of Community Health Services Summer is just around the corner, and is a great time for outdoor activities. However, this time of year is not without its health risks. June is National Safety Month for Seniors, so here are a few tips from Homecare by Wesley that can help