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October 2020 | Generations Home Care
a woman receiving an annual flu shot
To many people, catching the flu means missed work and a miserable week spent stuck in bed. But for seniors, the flu can be much more serious. As we get older, our immune system naturally gets weaker. This means that an illness we could shake off with ease in our youth hits harder and lingers […]
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a neon sign that says breathe
As summer temperatures mellow into a more pleasant autumn, many of us are taking the opportunity to step outside and breathe some fresh air. But how many are thinking about what’s going on within their lungs? Breathing is normally an unconscious process. You likely take 25,000 breaths a day, and yet you probably weren’t conscious […]
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world Osteoporosis day
World Osteoporosis Day on October 20 marks the importance of this wide-spread bone disease. Seniors are particularly at risk for low bone density and also suffer more intense injuries from falls. Unfortunately, bone-health is easy to overlook. Most people don’t put much thought into their car’s engine until the check engine light comes on — or […]
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