Providence Senior's Health Team

From how to identify and treat heart diseases to exercise tips to maintain an active lifestyle, the Providence Senior's Health team is committed to providing real-world advice that is hyper-relevant to helping those 65+ find ways stay young at heart

  • Can laughter help you live longer?

    Can laughter help you live longer?

    Learn from Providence how laughter improves both mental and physical health to increase your longevity and quality of life.

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  • Being the best caregiver starts with caring for yourself

    Being the best caregiver starts with caring for yourself

    Learn about the importance of caring for your mental health as well as your loved ones’, and how to become a better caregiver by focusing on your own needs.

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  • Preventing, managing and embracing your wrinkles

    Preventing, managing and embracing your wrinkles

    Learn all about wrinkle treatment options available today, including over-the-counter creams, prescription medicines, injections, laser therapy and more.

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  • Counseling makes major life transitions easier as you age

    Counseling makes major life transitions easier as you age

    Providence shares ways counseling provides support and guidance during four of life’s major times of transition: retirement, downsizing, death and surgery.

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  • Keeping low income seniors healthy

    Keeping low income seniors healthy

    Learn about the federal and state programs available to seniors living with a low income, including Medicare, Medicaid, food assistance programs and SSI.

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  • Beyond brushing: Keeping a healthy mouth as you age

    Beyond brushing: Keeping a healthy mouth as you age

    Don’t let age affect your oral health. Learn how to maintain a healthy mouth as you get older, and which oral health problems seniors should know about.

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  • Schedule these 10 health tests when you turn 65

    Schedule these 10 health tests when you turn 65

    Learn the top 10 health tests seniors need to address issues before they become serious threats to enjoying an active and healthy life.

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  • Healthcare cost assistance programs

    Healthcare cost assistance programs

    Learn the different forms of assistance available to help you afford the cost of healthcare if you have limited resources or income.

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  • What to look for in a senior health provider

    What to look for in a senior health provider

    Learn tips on where to start and what to look for when choosing a health provider for managing healthcare for you or a loved one’s senior years.

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  • Learn the truth behind common Parkinson's myths

    Learn the truth behind common Parkinson's myths

    What you should know about Parkinson's disease and how it affects your movement and overall health.

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  • Home healthcare could be the right choice for you

    Home healthcare could be the right choice for you

    Home healthcare is often less expensive, more convenient and just as effective care delivered in a hospital or skilled nursing facility.

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  • The ABCDs of Medicare: An overview

    The ABCDs of Medicare: An overview

    Read on for an overview of Medicare plans, tips on how to enroll and an invitation to learn more at a free class.

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  • For people with Alzheimer's, music brings sweet memories

    For people with Alzheimer's, music brings sweet memories

    It’s Alzheimer’s Awareness Month and a reminder that research is needed to find a cure. In the meantime, music can help Alzheimer’s patients. Here’s how.

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  • Senior skin or health concern? Five reasons to see a dermatologist.

    Senior skin or health concern? Five reasons to see a dermatologist.

    Learn more about the impact of age on your skin and five reasons it might be time to see a dermatologist.

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  • Physical therapy after joint replacement

    Physical therapy after joint replacement

    Physical therapy after joint replacement can help speed your recovery and get you back to your daily activities faster with less pain.

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  • Keep smiling: Study links optimism to longevity

    Keep smiling: Study links optimism to longevity

    Researchers have found that optimistic men and women tend to live longer lives. So put on a smile – it might last into the next decade.

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  • Advance care planning series: Complete

    Advance care planning series: Complete

    Tips on outlining your final wishes and sharing them with your loved ones through and advance directive.

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  • Five secrets for aging gracefully

    Five secrets for aging gracefully

    September is Healthy Aging Month. Celebrate with these five tips for living your best life as you age.

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  • Advance care planning series: Choose

    Advance care planning series: Choose

    Third of four articles: Think, Talk, Choose, Complete. Tips on outlining your final wishes and choosing a healthcare agent.

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  • Advance care planning series: Talk

    Advance care planning series: Talk

    Second of four articles: Think, Talk, Choose, Complete. Tips on outlining your final wishes and sharing them with your loved ones.

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