Category: Ask EverCare’s CMO

Flu & You

Posted on Nov 29 2018

FLU BASICS: "Flu" is a contagious respiratory illness caused by the influenza virus.Symptoms include:Fever Cough Body aches Chills..

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Taking Care of Your Teeth & Mouth

Posted on Oct 02 2018

Besides a BIG BRIGHT SMILE… …healthy teeth and gums make it easy for you to eat well and enjoy food! TOOTH DECAY Brushing and flossing may redu..

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Falls Prevention Awareness

Posted on Sep 21 2018

Evercare wishes to help spread the word and offer useful tips to prevent falls and injuries. IMPORTANT FACTS & FIGURESEach year, millions o..

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Elder Abuse

Posted on Jun 01 2018

DID YOU KNOW that many older people are victims of abuse? THE PROFILE… WHO IS BEING ABUSED? Although it can happen to any older person, more often..

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Aging & Visual Health

Posted on Mar 01 2018

SPOT PROBLEMS EARLY! Since visual problems are increasingly common with age – and often preventable – it is important to be regularly checked by ..

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Cancer: Myths & Facts

Posted on Jan 25 2018

SIX MAJOR CANCERS INCLUDE: 1. COLORECTAL (COLON) CANCER: The second leading cancer killer in the U.S.With timely screening (a test to look for di..

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Depression in the Elderly

Posted on Jan 02 2018

MYTHS & FACTSDepression is not a normal part of aging, although older adults are at an increased risk for experiencing depression. Depres..

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Aging & Hearing Loss

Posted on Aug 15 2017

Hearing loss is one of the most common conditions affecting elderly adults. Approximately one in three people ages 65-74 has hearing loss, and nearly..

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Taking Medications Safely

Posted on May 02 2017

Often those medications are taken at different times, at varying doses, etc.; in other words, medications for seniors are complicated! Here are some t..

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Diabetes in Older People: A Disease You Can Manage

Posted on Feb 13 2017

WHAT IS DIABETES?Our bodies change food that we eat into sugar (glucose). Insulin (produced by the pancreas) helps to process this sugar. ..

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