Should You Get the Flu Shot? | St. Bernardine Apple Valley Hospice Care

Should You Get the Flu Shot?

As a senior, you are probably asked every fall or winter whether you have already received the flu shot, which vaccinates you against influenza. You may see this vaccination advertised at your local clinic, on the local news, and in area pharmacies. However, because there is a lot of confusion on this subject, you may…

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November is American Diabetes Month | Victorville Hospice Care for Seniors

November is American Diabetes Month

November is designated as American Diabetes Month, and while this may be a problem that affects people of all ages, it is most frequently seen among the elderly. In fact, as of 2012, adults who were between the ages of 45 and 64 were the most frequently diagnosed age category for diabetes. Whether struggling with…

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