Because time is of the essence, knowing the signs of a stroke are important. This burden often rests on family and loved ones to notice the signs of stroke and seek help.
How to Connect While Social Distancing
To help fill that void of social connection, we’ve made a list of six ways to feel less isolated – and in some instances – to make a real difference in your communities.
5 Tips for Safe Spring Cleaning
Spring Cleaning is a great opportunity to tidy up and make your home feel a bit more "homey." But it's important to stay safe during all his cleaning. Try these five tips for safe Spring Cleaning.
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?
The flu can affect persons of any age. In fact, young children and adults over the age of 65 are at most risk for developing complications related to the flu.
Although the terms heart attack and cardiac arrest are often used interchangeably, the two medical terms actually reflect very different conditions with different causes and treatments.
The notion that men are at greater risk may be because some heart disease symptoms in women differ from those in men – making it difficult to diagnose.
One way that seniors can lower their risk for cancer is through their diet. This World Cancer Day consider making some simple changes to decrease the likelihood of developing cancer.