Over 50? Keeping Up With Your Healthcare Needs

Over 50? Keeping Up With Your Healthcare Needs

  • How To Transition From Independent Living To Nursing Home Care

    If your loved one can no longer live independently, he or she may choose to live in a nursing home. However, it may bring about changes and challenges your family didn't expect to experience during the transition. These changes and challenges may include following a daily schedule instead of his or her own schedule. In addition, your loved one may not have the option of going out whenever he or she wants.

  • Curiouser And Curiouser: Alice In Wonderland Syndrome Is Real

    Has your child been complaining of what seem to be some curious symptoms lately? Children experiencing a rare neurological phenomenon called Alice in Wonderland Syndrome perceive their body and surroundings to be drastically out of proportion to reality. This can create anxiety for children, and worry for parents as both wonder what has gone wrong. If your child is going through this experience, know that for most patients the symptoms are temporary and benign.

  • 2 Reasons To Take Advantage Of Home Care Assistance

    Home care assistance is a great service to take advantage of if you or a loved one needs medical care at home. Home care assistance can bring you peace of mind with versatile options.  Peace of Mind One of the hardest parts about having a loved one who is ill enough that he or she cannot really leave the home is wondering what will happen if you cannot be there all the time.

  • Fascinating Facts About The History Of Eyeglasses

    Do you find yourself needing eyeglasses to see? Does wearing eyeglasses make you curious about them? Here are some interesting facts and history of eyeglasses: Reading stones: The first reading aids were closer in form to the modern magnifying glass than to eyeglasses. Glassblowers would make spherical or semi-spherical glass globes. Called reading stones, these pieces of glass would sometimes be mounted in a metal or other type of frame to make it easier for them to be held.

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    Over 50? Keeping Up With Your Healthcare Needs

    As an adult in my 50s, I find that my body isn't as strong as it used to be. But I don't let that stop me from enjoying life! In fact, I make every effort to get the treatments I need from my doctor to improve my health. I know that I'm not a senior yet, but I do all I can to prevent the health problems that affect that age group. Because of this, I put together a health blog for people over age 50. My blog isn't a review of what you can easily find on the Internet. It's a plethora of unique information designed to help you find the services you need fast. What my blog doesn't do is tell you what to do for your health. Instead, it offers guidance and options. Please, enjoy the blog and happy reading.