Seniors and The Risk for Diabetes

Seniors and The Risk for Diabetes

November is American Diabetes Month and the number of Americans suffering from this health issue continues to rise. So, what can you do, particularly the elderly population, to protect yourselves from this serious disease? Let’s first look at some statistics....
Breast Cancer Treatment for the Elderly

Breast Cancer Treatment for the Elderly

Most everyone of us has known someone within our immediate circle affected by breast cancer. It’s one of the two most-common types of cancers in the world according to the World Health Organization. But hope is a word that can now be associated with this horrible...
The Ultimate Guide to Telemedicine

The Ultimate Guide to Telemedicine

Telemedicine is the new, improved way of doing a check-up or doctors visit. The days of making a doctor’s appointment in advance just to sit in a waiting room and spend an hour or more of your time at the office is over. Telemedicine allows you to discuss medical...
5 Scams Targeting the Elderly

5 Scams Targeting the Elderly

Scams are a big business that is merciless when it comes to targeting the elderly. Scammers prey on people who are less likely to identify a scam or those that may be lonely and more willing to listen and trust younger individuals. Unfortunately, elderly individuals...