Reducing Varicose Veins with the help of Compression Stockings

Reducing Varicose Veins with the Help of Compression Stockings Varicose veins are a common medical issue affecting millions of adults each year. Bumpy, bulging veins gnarled beneath the skin can cause more that a cosmetic frustration, given that some individuals experience mild to severe pain and discomfort when veins begin to malfunction. Individuals with varicose veins may fight with ongoing swelling,...

Creating Better Outcomes with Same Day Hip Surgeries

Creating Better Outcomes with Same Day Hip Surgeries More than 75,000 individuals in the UK experience a hip fracture each year, due to the fragility of the bones that takes place as people age. Hip fractures often require hip replacement surgery – a major procedure that is only recommended after physiotherapy or pain relieving injections are attempted. Having a successful hip surgery gives older...

Why over50s can play online games

Why over 50s can play online games? A few decades ago, people over 50-year-old and youngsters alike were not that much acquainted to technologies such as the internet and computers. And online gaming was not really part of the activities that most people used to practice. However, today the internet is easily accessible and widely used by people of all generations, while computers and mobile devices...

Coping with financial stress as a senior

Coping with financial stress as a senior It is becoming more imperative that we start to look long-term and prepare earlier for life post-work. As we get older, there are far more financial pressures that are placed upon us such as families, mortgages, and long-term loans. It is no surprised that stress becomes more apparent. As we go through our 40s financial stress hits 45% of us, this reduces to...

A Home Test Paves a New Path for Early Diagnosis of Dementia

A Home Test Paves a New Path for Early Diagnosis of Dementia Part of the aging process is the slow decline of brain function, also known as cognitive impairment. Just like other aspects of the body, the mind changes with each passing year which often results in forgetfulness or increased strain in completing thought processes. While mild forms of cognitive impairment are common, more serious cases,...

The Top 5 Health Conditions for the 60 Plus Crowd

The Top 5 Health Conditions for the 60 Plus Crowd Advances in the medical field have made growing older less of a daunting experience for many adults, with many living well into their 80s and 90s without serious health issues. Unfortunately, the natural process of aging comes with some inevitable changes that lead to conditions that directly affect your health and well-being. While you’re thinking...

Does money really bring happiness?

According to a recent lifestyle study over 50s are far more bothered with their bank balance than they are about their health. The majority of over 50s prioritized saving money for their hobbies and travelling during retirement over their own wellness. What is more important to you? Your health or your wealth, personally I believe that wealth isn’t necessarily the key to happiness. Having a lot...

Why we should all plan our own funeral

Why we should all plan our own funeral Death and funerals aren’t subjects many of us like to talk about, but not to means that we are likely to be leaving our loved ones with the stressful task when that time comes. If you have ever arranged a funeral you will be aware of the emotional turmoil people go through when under taking this task. So why do so many of us leave it to our loved ones to...

Normal Level of Testosterone in a Woman

Normal Level of Testosterone in a Woman Women, by nature, have much lower levels of testosterone in their bodies than men. Although it is viewed as the male “sex hormone,” it has just as great an influence over a woman’s sexual desires and health. Maintaining a normal level of testosterone throughout one’s life is just as difficult a process at times as it also is for men. Perhaps it is even...
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