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Tips for You on Preventing Falls at Home

Tips for You on Preventing Falls at Home

Each year, many adults aged 65 and older fall in their own homes. Falling is not an inevitable part of aging, but many things that happen as we age contributes to an increase in the number of falls. Preventing falls at home is possible.  ...

Tips for Travel Safety for Older Loved Ones

Tips for Travel Safety for Older Loved Ones

In 2013, AARP published a story about an 83-year-old woman who wandered off while traveling alone from Barbados to Washington, DC and was found dead. While this was the extreme outcome of that type of situation, it brought to light some of the major issues of older...

These Products can Help you Cope with Arthritis

These Products can Help you Cope with Arthritis

There are more than 100 types of arthritis and conditions related to arthritis with the most commonly known being osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. The former is a condition that occurs when the cartilage in your joints wears down, causing friction between bones moving against each other....

How to Choose a Medical Alert Monitoring System

How to Choose a Medical Alert Monitoring System

If you fall or have a medical emergency while alone at home, it may be difficult to get assistance quickly, particularly if you are injured or unable to move. A medical alert monitoring system provides easy access to professional emergency care at the push of a button. It can be...

Top Reasons Seniors Fall in Their Home

Top Reasons Seniors Fall in Their Home

What is so important about seniors falling? Each year, one in every three adults age 65 and older falls. Falls can cause moderate to severe injuries, such as hip fractures and head injuries, and can increase the risk of early death. Seniors falling is a...

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