Greater Good Health Blog

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8 Benefits of Holistic Primary Care for Seniors

June 27, 2024

Holistic health is more than just taking care of your physical being — it is about feeling supported, valued, and truly alive. Instead of treating symptoms, holistic primary care pays careful attention to the health of all parts of you. […]

What to Expect During a Senior Preventive Health Screening

June 27, 2024

So, you’ve decided to take charge of your health and schedule an appointment for a preventive health screening. First off, give yourself a pat on the back! Making smart decisions about your health, especially as a senior, is something to […]

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Preventing Falls: Senior Safety Awareness

May 9, 2024

As Spring rolls around, many seniors look forward to spending more time outside, taking strolls through their neighborhoods lined by blooming flowers. The warmer months can be a wonderful time for seniors to get active and increase their well-being by […]

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Spring Wellness for Seniors: Healthy Living

May 9, 2024

Happy Spring! This is the season of growth and renewal, which means it’s the perfect time for seniors to dedicate time to tending to their wellness. By staying active, managing health ailments/allergies, and nurturing mental health, seniors can get themselves […]

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Recommended Vaccinations for Older Adults

April 29, 2024

As we age, our immune system naturally weakens, making us more susceptible to infections and diseases [1]. This is why older adults need to receive recommended vaccinations. Vaccines not only protect the individual from potentially life-threatening illnesses, but they also […]