A Heatstroke-free Summer

Summer is fast approaching coupled with the hot weather, which might provoke heat stroke in seniors. Heatstroke in seniors is a great risk, with time their older bodies become less sensitive to the switch in temperature and cannot adjust so well. In this way, they...

Does the term “Arthritis” ring a bell?

The term “Arthritis” is used to describe inflammation of the joints and is a hallmark sign. There are several types of arthritis; examples are Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid arthritis just to name a few. Arthritis is a chronic disease that causes...

Hungtinton Awareness month

What is Huntington’s disease? Huntington’s disease is an inherited condition that affects the nervous system. Although Huntington’s disease can occur at any age, symptoms often do not appear until middle age. Huntington’s disease is...

What is Parkinson’s disease?

April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month, and there is no better way to raise awareness than to provide information that creates impact. Parkinson’s disease is a condition where a part of your brain deteriorates, causing more severe symptoms over time. While this...