Video Gaming for Seniors

Even though video gaming seems to be a hobby enjoyed primarily by younger people, the majority of video game players happen to be adults according to surveying by the Entertainment Software Association (ESA). (1) Video gaming can be an enjoyable and beneficial hobby for seniors. Findings by the ESA state Read more…

Restless Legs Syndrome

Restless legs syndrome (RLS), also referred to as Willis-Ekbom disease, is a disorder that causes a strong urge to move. RLS can cause sensations often described as itching, throbbing, creeping, or pulling. A serious concern for people suffering from RLS is that it interferes with sleep, causing daytime fatigue and Read more…

Managing AFib Symptoms

According to the American Heart Association, atrial fibrillation (AFib) is a quivering or irregular heartbeat (arrhythmia) that can lead to blood clots, stroke, heart failure, and other heart-related complications. When someone has AFib, their heartbeat is irregular. The upper chambers of the heart are out of sync with the lower Read more…

Know the Difference

Good news! Spring has arrived and typically brings warmer temperatures, longer days, and the start of something miserable for many Americans: allergy season. With everyone already on edge about COVID-19, those with seasonal allergies may have a tougher time distinguishing allergy symptoms from a possible virus infection. Covid-19 Symptoms: • Read more…

Know The COVID-19 Facts

Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) that was first detected in China and now has been detected in more than 100 locations internationally, including the United States. According to the CDC, illnesses have ranged from very mild (including some with Read more…

Nagging Cough

Everyone coughs, some more than others. Many people have experienced a cough caused by a cold or flu, the kind of cough that comes on strong for a few days during an illness, and then tapers off as we start to feel better. What if the cough just won’t go Read more…