Raised Bed Gardening for Seniors with a Green Thumb

Of course, age can force seniors to curtail some of their favorite activities, but gardening doesn’t have to be among them. While it may be difficult for them to garden in exactly the same way they have been doing for decades, with a few modifications, elderly gardeners can enjoy the joys of growing fruits, vegetables and flowers for years to come. The secret is to change a few key aspects about gardening to better suit an elderly person’s abilities. What is Raised ... Read more

Could Your Elderly Loved One Benefit From Seeing a Geriatrician?

Elder Care in Glenview IL   The relationship your loved one has with their family doctor is an important one.  Chances are, if your parent hasn’t moved, they have seen the same doctor for a number of years.  For your loved one, this is great because the doctor is able to get to know them and their needs.  But, as your parent ages, you may be wondering if seeing their family doctor is enough or if they need to see a doctor who ... Read more