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The Benefits of Dying at Home
Studies show that those who die at home are more likely to have a better, more peaceful transition than those who die in the hospital. If you’re unsure whether receiving end-of-life care at home is right for you, here are some things to consider.
How to Cope with a Terminal Illness Diagnosis
There is no right or wrong way to cope with a terminal diagnosis. Wherever you’re at, we hope this list of practical tasks will help bring you some clarity and empower you to make the most out of the time you have left.
Ways to Honor Dad’s Memory This Father’s Day
While it may never feel easy or any less difficult than the earliest months after his passing, finding ways to celebrate may be just what you need to make it through the day. Here are some ideas:
Summer Activities for Seniors
As temperatures rise, so does the risk of overheating and becoming dehydrated; this especially holds true for seniors. If you’re looking for some fun and safe summer activities, try out these ideas:
Should Seniors Drink Coffee?
Almost 75% of those 55 or older drink at least one cup of coffee a day. While caffeine in moderation has many positive effects, consumption in high quantities may cause issues for those with existing health conditions.
Best Senior Discounts Around Houston
Who doesn’t love a good discount? We’ve rounded up the best senior discounts around Houston! Check them out!
Recipe for Self-Care
While we’ll never say no to a spa day out, self-care at home can be just as fulfilling! Here are some self-care treatments you can whip together at home, with ingredients you probably already have!
The Difference Between Home Health and Hospice Care
Home Health has been around since the mid-1800s. However, hospice care is a relatively new specialty, having been founded in the mid-1970s. Despite the large age gap amidst the two specialties, the terms “home health” and “hospice care” are often used interchangeably. But, there are some key differences.
The Easiest-to-Maintain Houseplants for a Mental Health Boost
Studies show that being around plants not only helps with your physical health (hello, clean air!) but also with your mental health by creating a sense of well-being and calm. However, not every plant is easy to maintain, so we’ve rounded up a list of the most forgiving houseplants for you here