With the winter season in full swing, accumulating snow can present a potential risk to senior citizens and others in poor overall physical health. Here are some tips for safe snow removal.
5 Ways to Reduce Your Risk of Slips and Falls This Winter
With the arrival of cold winter weather, caregivers and seniors should be aware of the increased risk of falls and slips and take the necessary precautions. Here are five tips to reduce the risks of slips or falls for seniors this winter.
5 Ways to Help Your Loved Ones Age in Place
Aging in place is something we all should be allowed to do. Remaining in one’s home for as long as possible is more comfortable for seniors and keeps them more active and in control of their lives.
How to Choose a Medical Alert System
The most important thing about a Medical Alert system is that it stays on your body, where it belongs, to do its job. Apart from that, you need to decide which system is right for you and your lifestyle. Here are the top five considerations when choosing a medical alert system.
What is Fall Detection? And Do You Need It?
One in four Americans age 65 or older experiences a fall each year and an older adult is seen in an emergency department for a fall every 11 seconds. Given these stats, should you be considering a fall detection system?
There are many ways that technology can make life easier for senior citizens. Here are some of the daily benefits of modern technology for seniors.
As you get older, it is important to stay warmer during the winter, but at the same time, you will want to remain safe. Here are some tips that are recommended by experts for keeping a home safe and warm.
Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) can affect anyone at any point in time. However, it’s most prevalent in those who don’t get regular exposure to sunlight and in winter months, which is why it’s often referred to as the winter blues.
Having a list of the things you want to achieve during the year can help you stay healthy, focused and safe. If you are a senior adult or a caregiver, here are five healthy New Year’s resolutions you should consider.