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Important Habits for Senior UTI-Prevention

UTIs are not only uncomfortable, left untreated they can cause kidney failure and bloodstream infections. Because of those potential risks, if you’re currently caring for an aging in place loved one, learning how to recognize and prevent UTIs in seniors is important. What follows are some UTI-prevention habits that every senior should practice.

By |2024-03-18T13:28:03-04:00November 2, 2020|Categories: Senior Issues|Tags: , , , , |

Why is “Social Distancing” So Important for Seniors?

Under ordinary circumstances, elderly individuals who live independently are encouraged to stay socially active because it provides them with many health benefits. However, Americans of all ages are currently at risk for being exposed to coronavirus, or “COVID-19”. For that reason, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have released preventative guidelines, including the practice of “social distancing”.

By |2024-03-18T13:28:49-04:00April 6, 2020|Categories: Safe Practices|Tags: , , , , |
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