According to the National Fire Prevention Association, adults over 65 are twice as likely to be killed or injured by fires. In order to lessen these risks, there are several tips that you can use to improve the fire safety of your home.
Improve Your Balance with Yoga
Falls are a serious risk to seniors, but activities like yoga can help improve balance and reduce the risk of falling. Learn how yoga can improve your balance and keep you safe.
How to Setup a Medical Alert System
With a Medical Alert system, set-up is super easy—often taking a matter of minutes on your end. Once installed, the sense of security is instantaneous.
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?
Creating awareness through campaigns such as Breast Cancer Awareness Month means that more women from all walks of life can get the information they need.
With the proper daily lifestyle and medical treatment, arthritis doesn’t need to slow you down. Here are six ways that you can continue to remain active despite having arthritis.
For seniors, budget constraints, mobility or cognitive issues, diminished appetites and lack of access to fresh produce can make it harder to get required nutrients. However, there are to help you get the nutrition you need at any age.
As a caregiver, it’s important to care for yourself as well as for your loved one. Follow these five key tips to improve the quality of care.