The Facts Behind Senior Hunger

The Facts Behind Senior Hunger

17 minute read | Updated for December, 2018 Nearly one in every six seniors in America faces the threat of hunger and not being properly nourished. This applies to those who aren’t sure where their next meal is coming from and those who don’t have access to the...
Alzheimer’s and Other Dementias

Alzheimer’s and Other Dementias

9 minute read | Updated for December, 2018 About 5.2 million people in the U.S. live with dementia. More than 10% of Americans over 65–and 50% of those over 85–have some form of it. One out of three seniors die with Alzheimer’s or another dementia. These figures will...
Comprehensive Guide to COPD

Comprehensive Guide to COPD

14 minute read | Updated for December, 2018 COPD afflicts 16 million Americans, making it the fourth leading cause of death in the United States today, according to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI). To put this in perspective, this is more than...
Arthritis

Arthritis

11 minute read | Updated for December, 2018 Arthritis is a category of conditions marked by severe pain and joint deterioration. The word “arthritis” itself doesn’t refer to a single disease, but to more than 100 different joint issues. When seniors refer to...