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Gun Safety Rules for Seniors

For many gun owners, responsible ownership is a cornerstone to respecting their firearm, whether they own it as a hobby, a collectible, or to protect their family. As safe ownership becomes routine, it’s easy to fall into bad habits if you’re not regularly checking yourself and keeping up with standard safety guidelines. If following these […]

3 Surprising Ways to Feel Better When You’re Sad

There are times in everyone’s life where they just feel sad, or even simply not great. It doesn’t have to necessarily grow to the status of depression to still be mildly unpleasant; it could be ennui, a general sense of malaise, or you just feel like you’re in a bit of a funk. When this […]

Can Your Knee Really Predict the Weather?

Many of us have a family member who claims their “trick knee” knows when it’s about to storm. The funny thing is, they’re often correct with their guess. Now, they could be playing a trick on you by checking the weather reports and pretending it’s their knee or they just get extremely lucky, but what […]

The Dangers of Toxic Positivity

Have you ever met someone that is irrepressibly positive? Perhaps you know someone who makes a point to always look on the bright side of life? They may simply seem permanently cheery. Many people may see this as a good thing, after all, happiness is often healthy and linked with a longer life. It may […]

Important Terms and Tips When Reading a Health Article or Study

We read through a lot of health and wellness articles, news stories, and studies every week. Some are good, some are great, and some are less so. In that time, we’ve learned some important health and wellness writing phrases that may be confusing to people who don’t read them all the time. Here at Medicareful […]

Why Do We Celebrate That? Classic Christmas Tree Decorations

Decorating is important to any holiday, but most of the iconic images connected with Christmas are filled with trees, wreaths, and strings of lights timed to music. Every year, millions of people around the world, both religious and secular, go all out to get their homes into the Christmas spirit. While many of the decorations […]

Why Do We Celebrate That? Hanukkah Traditions

While perhaps not the most important holiday on the Jewish calendar (those would be Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur), Hanukkah is certainly the most famous, especially in the secular and non-Jewish communities. The celebration begins on the eve of the 25th of Kislev and runs for eight nights. Since the Jewish calendar is lunar (based […]

Spooky Spots for Seniors Halloween 2021

That chill in the air and long, dark nights can only mean one thing — Halloween is here! With the spookiest day of the year at our doorstep, is there a better way to celebrate than to share some ghost stories? With the COVID-19 pandemic making nearly any travel risky, we focused on scary stories […]

Why Do We Celebrate That? More Classic Halloween Monsters

Halloween is that time of year when we celebrate the things that scare us most. While ghosts or chainsaw-wielding maniacs are scary, the things that usually frighten us often have more of a story to them than we think. The best monsters often are scary because of what they represent to us. These monsters also […]

What is Grief Counseling?

When we lose someone or something we love, it’s rarely easy. At some point, though, it’s important to deal with the loss so that we can continue living our lives. For many, this will take time, patience, and support, but there are times when getting over the loss of a loved one takes more support […]