How Seniors Can Beat the Holiday Blues | Apple Valley Hospice Care

How Seniors Can Beat the Holiday Blues

As adults age, they may be beleaguered by feelings of discouragement and even depression throughout the year but especially during the holiday season. When Thanksgiving and Christmas roll around, seniors notice the all-too-obvious changes that have occurred over the years, such as the inevitable illnesses and deaths of their friends and family, the lack of…

Seasonal Influenza Shots for Seniors | St. Bernardine Home Hospice Care

Seasonal Influenza Shots for Seniors

Despite all the evidence to the contrary, many seniors are still hesitant to receive seasonal influenza vaccinations, believing them to be unsafe or ineffective. Debunking some of these common myths and learning about the importance of this vaccination particularly for seniors is vital for continued health in the community and particularly in senior living communities…

Unique Volunteer Options | Apple Valley St. Bernardine Senior Care

Unique Volunteer Options

While retirement has its benefits, many seniors find that they have an excessive amount of time on their hands. Volunteering can be rewarding, and it is easier than ever to find meaningful ways to give back in the autumn as the weather cools and children, teens and many young adults are back in school. Seniors…