Three Gifts for the Male Hero in your life: Father's Day edition

Posted by Chelsea Shaffer on 6/12/2018 to Articles
Three Gifts for the Male Hero in your life: Father's Day edition
We all have that special man in our lives that we aren't really sure how to shop for, especially for Father's Day. We’ve lost count on how many coffee mugs our fathers have kept hidden in the cabinets over the years, but we do know how often they’re used -- once a year, maybe. Well it's that time of year again and this list is to help prevent another awesome dad from receiving another coffee mug or coaster for his special day.

Red Light Therapy : A Path to Relief

Posted by Bonnie Joffee on 5/2/2018 to For Your Comfort
Red Light Therapy : A Path to Relief
Red Light Therapy is a newer way of treating chronic pain. The treatment is effective for individuals who suffer from Osteoarthritis, particularly those who have knee pain from OA, as well as people suffering from back, neck and other chronic bodily aches and pains. There is scientific evidence that shows that Red Light Therapy, does in fact, give pain sufferers relief.

Food Poisoning Can Last a Lifetime

Posted by Bonnie Joffee on 3/12/2018 to Articles
Food Poisoning Can Last a Lifetime
March 18-24 is National Poison Prevention Week — a time to help prevent and treat poisonings of all kinds, including food, medications and household items. This article provides helpful information about long term effects.

Allopathy or Homeopathy

Posted by Bonnie Joffe on 2/22/2018 to Articles
Allopathy or Homeopathy
It seems as though there is a consistent debate regarding the effectiveness of homeopathic medicine versus the practice of traditional allopathic medicine. So what’s the difference? Let's find out.

Anosmia: A Taste and Smell Disorder

Posted by Bonnie Joffe on 1/5/2018 to Articles
Anosmia: A Taste and Smell Disorder
Are you finding that food does not taste or smell quite as robust as in the past? Are you adding more salt, pepper or other condiments to adjust for your lack of taste in the foods you have always enjoyed?

Living with Congestive Heart Failure

Posted by Bonnie Joffe on 11/30/2017 to Articles
Living with Congestive Heart Failure

There are more than 200,000 cases of congestive heart failure per year. The majority of those affected range in age, beginning at age 40 and up.

This is a usually a chronic condition in which the heart does not properly pump the blood as is required for a healthy heart.

Technology and the Aging Population

Posted by Bonnie Joffe on 10/27/2017 to Around The House
Technology and the Aging Population

Technology: You can't get away from it! For most people, it's a love-hate relationship — you can't live with it but you can't live without it! The older generation, in particular, has increasingly begun to understand the need and necessity of 'getting with the program' when it comes to modern day technology - even if it means an ongoing refusal to get an email account.

A Little Help Equals a Big Difference

Posted by Tanika on 7/2/2017 to Around The House
A Little Help Equals a Big Difference
If you or a loved one are in your elderly years, have a chronic health condition, and/or disability, performing normal day to day tasks may be complicated for you. Tasks that the average person considers simple may not be so simple to you. Everyday activities such as opening doors, putting away or retrieving items, etc. may be complicated for you. We are going to discuss some adaptive tools and gadgets that can uncomplicate these tasks and others.

Keeping Safe on Father's Day

Posted by Bonnie Joffe on 6/7/2017 to On The Move
Keeping Safe on Father's Day
Father's' Day is just around the corner. The plans for the family barbecue, picnic or outing are well under way. So... bring on the hot dogs, burgers, grilled corn and potato salad!

Why do senior citizens get so cold?

Posted by Matt on 3/27/2017 to For Your Comfort
Why do senior citizens get so cold?

Do you have an elderly mother or grandmother who seems to be cold all the time no matter how much she adjusts the thermostat or covers up with blankets?

It is a common problem among senior citizens, male or female. We are excited to offer a new line of products called Janska Wellness Wear, a clothing line made to be comfortable while sitting.

Lighting Up the Sky: Fireworks Safety Month

Posted by Tanika on 6/27/2016 to Articles
Fireworks can be beautiful to look at and a great source of entertainment for people of all ages, but they can also be dangerous. June is Fireworks Safety Month, a good time to take a few minutes to brush up on or learn fireworks safety.