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First Person Account: Getting the Right Care

Orange County Register Columnist Jane Glen Haas was a patient at Newport Nursing & Rehab during her recovery after shoulder replacement surgery. Following are excerpts from her newspaper column. I’ve been replacing joints for a long time. My knees are almost a decade old and my hip was new two [...]

Senior Expos in California

Aging is inevitable, but some of its more sinister side effects – such as inactivity, poor health, and loneliness – are definitely not. If you're 55 or older, it's important to resist those clichés and embrace all the information and opportunities available to you. Fortunately, California is teeming with [...]

Senior Scams In California

We tend to fall for scams more easily as we age . Through being trusting, gullible, and living alone, people age 65 and older are more likely than the general population to lose money in a scam. The aftermath can be devastating, as conned seniors are often left alone [...]

What To Look For In A Nursing Home & Senior Care Facility

Nursing homes, or skilled nursing facilities, provide residents with full-time, 24/7 medical care and assistance. Residents usually live in semi-private rooms and meals are provided. Patients receive therapy and medical attention while recovering from physical and mental conditions. But with high costs of service and the importance of your [...]

Exercises you can do at home after a knee replacement

Many people consider knee replacement surgery when they feel stiffness and pain in their knees while performing even the simplest of activities, such as sitting in a chair. Surgery can be the best option when other treatments are no longer working. Although surgery may take a short time to [...]

6 Exercises to Keep Seniors Active After a Hip Replacement

For many seniors, hip pain causes major problems, especially as it limits mobility and interferes with routine activities. Whether the pain is from arthritis, injury, or illness, it negatively impacts quality of life. For this reason, many seniors turn to hip-replacement surgery. Over 300,000 people every year in the [...]

The Best Senior Fitness Centers in California

Physical fitness is an important part of maintaining good health for people of all ages. As we get older, however, being physically fit becomes increasingly beneficial. In general, Americans are often lacking in fitness and health, but the physical inactivity of seniors in particular is a major health concern. Physical [...]