3 Reasons Why Seniors Should Consider Volunteering | Apple Valley SBCP

3 Reasons Why Seniors Should Consider Volunteering

When most people think about volunteers, they typically think about teenagers and young adults volunteering at a senior center. Although retirement is a well-earned opportunity to put the working life behind you, many seniors miss the interactions with others. Volunteering provides a variety of benefits for Apple Valley seniors, and it is a great way…

4 Fun Summer Activities to Keep Seniors Active | Victorville Senior Care

4 Fun Summer Activities to Keep Seniors Active

Seniors in Apple Valley tend to reduce the outside activities they do during the summer months. If it is hot and humid outside, they opt to stay indoors and read or watch television instead of participating in social activities, which can be detrimental to their health. It is extremely important for the elderly to stay…

Natural Remedies to Help Prevent the Flu Victorville Senior Care

Natural Remedies to Help Prevent the Flu

The flu, also known as influenza, affects numerous hospice and Apple Valley seniors each year. Influenza is an airborne virus that can survive in the warm environment of Apple Valley for hours after the someone infected has coughed or sneezed. For many seniors, taking antibiotics and prescription medications is not an option, so how can…

Sleep Deprivation and the Elderly

Sleep Deprivation and The Elderly

Sleep disorders and other types of sleep deprivation may pose a serious health concern for people of all ages. However, as people age, their bodies experience natural changes, many of which can have an affect on their sleep cycle. A decrease in hormones can also have an effect on sleeping patterns. One fact for certain…

How Our HIPAA Policies Help You St. Bernardine Home Care Hospice

How Our HIPAA Policies Help You

The simplest explanation of The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), is that a person’s healthcare information is private. No one is the healthcare field can discuss a person’s disease, condition, etc., without written permission from the patient or, in some cases, the patient’s next of kin or health care proxy (person who makes…

Maitaining Memoy During Aging | Apple Valley Seniors

Maintaining Memory When Aging

Tips to Help Maintain a Senior’s Memory Memory loss is a common part of the aging process, but it does not mean that the affected seniors have dementia or Alzheimer’s disease. At St. Bernardine Care Providers, our staff works with the elderly population in Victorville, Apple Valley, and the High Desert area of Southern California.…

Beneficial Supplements for the Elderly High Desert St. Bernardine Home Care

Beneficial Supplements for the Elderly

Vitamins and minerals are essential keys to maintaining good health, especially for seniors. As the body ages, it gradually loses its ability to absorb vitamins and minerals from the food that is consumed. St. Bernardine Care Providers in Apple Valley recommends supplements for seniors as a necessary part of the well-balanced diet. Iron Iron is…