Preventive medicine represents one of the most significant advances in healthcare over the last 40 years, with the ability to offer early detection and treatment of diseases before they become life-threatening.
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?
More people than ever before are living active lives well into their 80s or 90s. The healthcare field refers to these people as SuperAgers. But what does it take to become a SuperAger?
If you have concerns about a loved one’s memory or cognitive abilities, then you will want to know the 10 warning signs and symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease.
September 23rd is Falls Prevention Awareness Day. We suggest you commemorate the day by taking preventative measures against a fall.
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.