Know Stroke. Know the Signs. Act in Time.

Stroke is the third leading cause of death in the United States and a leading cause of serious, long-term disability in adults. About 600,000 new strokes are reported in the U.S. each year. The good news is that treatments are available that can greatly reduce the damage caused by a stroke. However, you need to Read More …

Flu Shot

From the CDC website: www.cdc.gov Flu Season Is Around the Corner  – Get Vaccinated to Protect You and Your Loved Ones from Flu Everyone 6 months and older should get an annual flu vaccine. It takes about two weeks after vaccination for your body to develop an immune response. Get vaccinated now so you will Read More …

Service Feature

Mobility for U Introduction Press Release July 7, 2013   St. Louis, Missouri—Mobility for U—St. Louis’ premier wheelchair van rental service provides dignified transportation to seniors and people with disabilities.  Mobility for U is the dream of owner Mike Flotken of St. Louis, Missouri, to establish a dignified quality and reliable method of transporting senior Read More …

Elder Care Kirkwood MO – Getting Help

The wisest thing a family caregiver can do is to know when to get help. This is especially true when the elderly loved one suffers from Alzheimer’s or dementia. These diseases affect the brain which controls communication, behavior, speech, thinking, reasoning, problem solving, memory and so forth. What happens in a family when grandmother is Read More …

5 Ways to Pay for Home Care in St. Louis MO

1.    Privately paying for long-term care means paying for care out of your own income, investments, savings and assets. 2.    Long-term care insurance will pay for in-home care, assisted living, and nursing home care. This is the most appropriate and needed form of insurance protection available to us today. Long-term care insurance should be termed “lifestyle” insurance (it’s Read More …