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Summer Heat & Senior Safety

Cape Girardeau End of Life Care

Seniors & Heat Most people see heat as a nuisance. But significant and prolonged summer heat is potentially deadly, especially to seniors. Nearly 400 deaths each year are attributed to heat waves in America. And most of those are seniors. This is a staggering thought. But it’s particularly disconcerting for seniors and those who care … Read more

Are You Storm-Ready?

Hospice in Poplar Bluff

Are You Storm-Ready? Spring is Here! Spring is here! That means different things to different people. For kids it means more hours playing outside. For families it may mean planning a vacation. But for all of us, it means getting ready for storms! Spring storms can present problems for anyone, but if you’re a senior, … Read more

Handling Heart Disease in the Heat

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Handling Heart Disease in the Heat With summer comes many outdoor activities and opportunities for fun. It also means the rising of body temperatures, which causes the heart to pump blood faster to keep a person cool. For people with heart disease, it’s more important during summer than any other season to take extra care … Read more

10 Summer Health Tips for Seniors

10 Summer Health Tips for Seniors While people of all ages face specific health risks, seniors have particular health risks that need to be understood and monitored, especially in the heat of the summer. Here are 10 summer health tips for seniors: Drink plenty of liquids. Drink eight or more 8-ounce glasses per day of … Read more