Monthly Archives: July 2012

Fish Oil and the Elderly

For the elderly, taking fish oil can have many health benefits.  One crucial benefit is maintaining healthy vision.  Consumption of fish oil twice a week can prevent AMD, Age-related macular degeneration.  By consuming the fish oil, it alters the fat … Continue reading

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ER Visits for the Elderly

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at VerticalNews Health & Science Half of adults over age 65 made at least one emergency department (ED) visit in the last month of life, in a study led by a physician at the … Continue reading

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Let’s Grow a Garden

To create a garden can be beneficial, both mentally and physically. Creating an edible garden can benefit the elderly and their caregiver.  It takes a little bit of planning and time but the efforts will be delightful. Some of the … Continue reading

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