Five Things You May Not Know About Psoriasis

Posted August 1, 2017
Five Things You May Not Know About Psoriasis
There are five things you may not know about psoriasis, a condition with no cure that impacts over seven-million people in the US, including distinct health risks for seniors. When it comes to living with psoriasis, Senior Living Experts has you covered with comprehensive information pertaining to dermatologists and other providers in your area. Did you know that over seven-million people in the US live with psoriasis? The symptoms can range from mild to severe and is frequently seen with co-occurring medical conditions, increasing the health risks for many sufferers. Five things you may not know about Psoriasis are:  Psoriasis ...
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Promoting Healthy Nutrition in the Elderly

Posted March 14, 2017
Promoting Healthy Nutrition in the Elderly
Senior Living Experts understands that promoting healthy nutrition in the elderly can be difficult. March is National Nutrition Month; a time to focus on healthy eating habits at every age. Eating Habits Change in Seniors We can help you find the services you need to help promote healthy nutrition in the elderly person(s) in your life. As we age our bodies change and so can our eating habits. Seniors who have dementia can be especially difficult. Here are some interesting ways to address changes in eating habits and promoting healthy nutrition in the elderly… Consistency – Being consistent and having ...
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Promoting Kidney Health in Seniors

Posted March 7, 2017
Promoting Kidney Health in Seniors
March is National Kidney Health Month and Senior Living Experts would like to share information to help you determine how Chicago assisted living facilities could help you promote better kidney health. Your kidneys are extremely important organs that do more than simply remove toxins from your body.   Promoting Kidney Health in Seniors The services we provide can be exceptionally helpful if you are dealing with kidney function issues. Finding you a senior living facility that understands how to deal with kidney health can make big difference in your quality of life. 7 Facts About Your Kidneys That May Surprise ...
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The Importance of Senior Weight in Senior Health

Posted January 10, 2017
The Importance of Senior Weight in Senior Health
It’s healthy weight week and Senior Living Experts wants you to understand why senior weight is an important part of senior health. A healthy diet is the basis for a healthy life and the importance of senior weight in senior health cannot be underestimated.   The Importance of Senior Weight in Senior Health 5 Reasons Why Senior Weight Matters Healthy aging encourages happier senior living. During healthy weight week we thought we would focus on WHY it’s important to control your weight in your senior years and help you figure out HOW we can help. Weakened Immune System – As ...
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Seniors with Diabetes (Diabetes Awareness Month)

Posted October 25, 2016
Seniors with Diabetes (Diabetes Awareness Month)
We are focusing on seniors with diabetes and how Senior Living Experts can be an excellent resource in helping manage or even help reduce your risk of getting Type 2 diabetes. November is National Diabetes Awareness Month; a perfect time to learn more about the disease. You don't have to face diabetes alone. Facts about Seniors with Diabetes Type 2 Diabetes – The most common type of diabetes, type 2 diabetes can quite often be avoided or even “cured” with lifestyle changes. Managing Diabetes – Managing your diabetes is extremely important. By managing your diabetes you will reduce your risk ...
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World Health Day 2016 and Diabetes

Posted April 5, 2016
World Health Day 2016 and Diabetes
This year the World Health Organization (WHO) is celebrating World Health Day 2016 with a focus on diabetes; bringing diabetes awareness to the forefront. Diabetes Statistics Diabetes by the Numbers - Every year 1.4 million Americans are diagnosed with diabetes; 350 million people worldwide. Un-diagnosed Diabetics - It is estimated that 8.1 million Americans have diabetes but are not diagnosed. Diagnosed Diabetics - There are approximately 21 million Americans who have been diagnosed with diabetes each year. Diabetic Deaths - 1.5 million people die from diabetes or the effects of diabetes each year. Consistent Increase in Diabetic Diagnoses - WHO ...
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