Anyone can develop a bruise at any age, but seniors often develop them more frequently than their younger counterparts. As a senior ages, he or she will typically become more susceptible to bruising. While most bruises heal on their own without the need for medical...

Do you know a senior with high cholesterol? If so, you might be wondering whether it's a health concern. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), roughly 95 million Americans aged 20 and older suffer from high cholesterol. Seniors, unfortunately, are...

Do you have a senior friend, family member or loved one who's been prescribed medication? Medication is often prescribed to men and women of all ages, but it's most common among seniors. According to a report by the American Association of Consultant Pharmacists, seniors between...

Many seniors fall short of getting the recommended amount of vitamin D. According to one study, nearly half of all senior men and one-quarter of all senior women suffer from severe vitamin D deficiency. Like all other vitamins, vitamin D is an organic compound...

Do you know a senior who's looking to sell his or her home? Maybe the senior is preparing to move into an assisted living community, or perhaps he or she just wants to downsize to a smaller home. Regardless, you should consider helping through this...