Happy New Year from OurSeniors.net!

Happy New Year from OurSeniors.net!

Today marks the last day of the decade, which means it is also a time for reflection and introversion. Now is a great time to ask yourself what has caused you to grow, learn and become a better version of yourself. With every passing year, we learn new things that we can apply to the next year to make situations better and be stronger for any adversity. This year should be about focusing on achievable resolutions and ways to enhance your quality of life whether it be learning to say “no” to certain things or being more open minded to new opportunities. A few great things to try out are our Brunch & Learn sessions, where you can meet other seniors in the area and learn valuable information from local professionals, or one of the many events in your area that are senior-approved by us! If you are a subscriber of the magazine, you will be receiving the upcoming edition very...
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Do you have a Cold?

Do you have a Cold?

Catching a cold during winter is as standard as snow up north; it happens annually. The common cause of the cold is a respiratory virus called a rhinovirus, which is known to induce asthma attacks. Adults who are over the age of 65 are susceptible to these viruses due to a weakened immune system. If not treated, a common cold will increase the risk of pneumonia, bronchitis, and even a stroke. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, about 177,000, older adults are hospitalized annually due to the cold, and 14,000 of those adults die. These infections are dangerous for seniors and can be critical for individuals with heart and lung problems. Recognizing the early symptoms of a cold can lower the risks of serious complications. Symptoms of an oncoming cold: Muscular aches and pains Serious fatigue Green/yellow mucus production Sore throat Runny nose Sneezing Watery eyes Light coughing Headaches After the first signs of a cold, the average adult...
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Senior Goals for 2020

Senior Goals for 2020

We hope all of our seniors had a wonderful Christmas! Though Christmas has passed, the holiday season is not over yet; New Year's Day is around the corner. This decade is coming to a close, and soon it will be 2020! Change is on its way. Have you taken the time to reflect on your list of goals for the upcoming year? Setting goals for your future, regardless of age, is healthy for the soul. Reflection and goal setting are intimately tied to our emotions. They can inspire us and encourage us, irrespective of the amount of progress we have made towards them. According to Psychology Today, having goals is connected with heightened well-being. However, there are healthy and unhealthy ways to set goals. Here are a few tips to help you set goals before the start of the new year: Make your goals specific Align your goals with your values Write them down Please make sure they are realistic Aim...
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Call AHC Locksmith for locks and safes

Call AHC Locksmith for locks and safes

Do you need to replace the locks in your house or duplicate your keys? Maybe you have been thinking about buying a safe for valuables? If so, we have a solution for you. AHC Locksmith has been in business for three generations serving clients in the Volusia and Flagler County areas. They are an Approved Vendor of OurSeniors.net because they care for the senior community and work with compassion. Some of their specialties include selling residential and commercial safes for unique needs, programming automotive smart keys and remotes and working with anything that has to do with doors, windows and sliders. They come to you with a fully equipped van that is able to work on anything you need! For any questions or information, call 386-210-0311....
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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

Oh, my goodness, it is finally Christmas! The time we have all been waiting for has arrived! We hope this Christmas is a joyful and enjoyable time for all of you! May this season bring you fond memories, plenty of hot chocolate, and fun. Our team at OurSeniors.net wishes you and your family the greatest gift of all, happiness and love! Enjoy the day and have yourself a merry little Christmas. For information about any senior-related need, you may contact an OurSeniors.net Advisor by phone at 866-333-2657 (se habla Español), or by using Contact Us. Take an online look at our senior living magazine, OurSeniors.net Magazine. You can view the entire OurSeniors.net Directory of Approved Vendors at OurSeniors.net Approved Vendors and Partners....
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