The importance of preventive health - especially for our parents

What to know to help seniors stay healthy this summer.

Summer is here, and it’s the perfect time to get a check-up, especially for our seniors.

Legacy Community Health specializes in primary health care for older adults.

They accept Medicare, Medicare Advantage, HMO/PPOs, and offer programs to help reduce the cost of care. Plus, new patients are welcome.

Chinelo Nweke, Senior Care Site Director, and Titilayo Akinpelu, NP, Senior Care Clinician from Legacy Community Health Senior Primary Care Clinics share some preventative care tips on how to take care of your senior.

- Get your annual wellness visits scheduled before summer vacations and family visits

- Catch up on vaccines, get prescriptions updated and refilled

- And, of course, stay hydrated and wear your sunblock this summer

You can find them at these three locations:

3021 Texas Pkwy., Missouri City, TX 77489

12540 Sugardale Dr., Stafford, TX 77477

2222 Cleburne St., Houston, TX 77004

Watch the video above for more tips.

For more information about Legacy Community Health or to schedule an appointment, visit their website or call them at (713) 814-3655.