Pet Ownership for Older Adults

According to a survey done in 2019 by the American Pet Products Association 67% of Americans, just under 85 million people, own a pet. We see the value of companionship and compassion brought by pet ownership. Pet ownership has been associated with improved mental and cardiovascular health, among other benefits, as explored in THIS ARTICLE …

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Less Salt for a Longer Life

Excess salt can impact your diet negatively if consumed excessively. Lowering your salt intake can in turn lower your blood pressure which lessens your risk for heart disease and stroke. In Chris Illiades’ article “Less Salt for a Longer Life”, the effects of salt are stated to better our client’s health. Nurse Professionals Home Care …

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