Emergency-room physicians are urging people to understand cold-weather health risks and take precautions to avoid cold-related medical emergencies.
Budgeting is a big part of life, as knowing what one can afford can help plans develop. This is especially true for senior living, as the average cost for assisted living is about $4,000 a month, according to a report by the National Center for Assisted Living.
In three of my books, “What To Eat When: A Strategic Plan to Improve Your Life,” “The What To Eat When Cookboook” and “The Great Age Reboot,” I highlight 16 choices that have been shown in studies to help you keep your brain young. These books are meant to motivate you and help you prepare t…
Right at Home Cleveland was selected by Caring.com as one of the nation’s top-rated in-home care agencies on its “Caring Super Star 2020” list. This is the fourth year the agency has received the recognition.
Health changes occur as seniors age. According to Aging.com, the more than 5.5 million seniors in the United States live with with decreased brain function and dementia conditions.
Let’s focus in the new year on health benefits of exercise, especially for older adults. Some benefits include reducing one’s risk of cardiovascular disease and diabetes, as well as lowering high blood pressure and high cholesterol.
Lake Health and The MetroHealth System agreed last month to open a day base at TriPoint Medical Center in Concord Township to house a Cleveland Metro Life Flight helicopter, according to a news release.
The holidays are about spending time with family, reflecting on the year and plenty of food. Some people can find it difficult to find time for their fitness routine or inspiration to work out at all in the new year.
The Rainbow Foundation made a gift of $34.5 million – the largest gift in UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s and the Rainbow Foundation’s histories – to help ensure children throughout Northeast Ohio have continued access to the highest quality health care close to home.
It is remarkable that over the past 10 to 15 years, the proposed health benefits of vitamin D supplementation have been widely publicized in the popular media. In 2018, an article in Woman’s Day magazine claimed the following health benefits could result from vitamin D supplementation:
As we approach the end of the year, many of us are planning our New Year’s resolutions. We know these resolutions can be difficult to keep and we often stick with them for just a few weeks. However, with enough time and effort, parents can take this opportunity to improve their own lifestyle…
As adults get older, the methods to care for them and the planning that goes into that, becomes more complex. But one thing that doesn’t change is the importance of preventative visits, especially with the role these visits play in an aging adult’s care plan.
When Dr. Shira Tor was 11 years old and looked in the mirror, and saw a smile lined with freshly applied braces, she didn’t think about the pain or newfound inability to chew gum. She saw a girl with a beautiful smile in progress, a girl who didn’t have to let her teeth define her.
Teeth are subjected to daily wear and tear, which can lead to damage or loss of a tooth. Sometimes, people are missing teeth they never had. According to the American College of Prosthodontists, an estimated 178 million Americans are missing at least one tooth and about 40 million are missin…