Aging in Place: How Seniors Can Make Safe Changes

Aging in place is something that over 90 percent of adults aged 65 and older want for themselves in retirement since it involves staying in their own homes for as long as possible — including after an injury or illness — rather than staying in a nursing home or assisted living facility. It also means maintaining some… Continue reading Aging in Place: How Seniors Can Make Safe Changes

How to Choose a Medical Alert System

As technology and Artificial Intelligence advances, the range of options has grown   So how to choose a medical alert system since the range of options available is increasing every day. Choosing the right personal emergency response system for yourself or a vulnerable member of your family can be quiet daunting.   Definitions:   A… Continue reading How to Choose a Medical Alert System

Questions To Ask When Buying A Medical Alert System

When searching for a medical alert system, it’s important to ask some key questions about the company, equipment and pricing terms before you make a decision to purchase.  In some cases, not asking the right questions could result in being locked in to a long term contract that is difficult to get out of or… Continue reading Questions To Ask When Buying A Medical Alert System

Premature deaths report focuses on falls

By Darragh O’Keeffe on May 30, 2017 in Industry There are fresh calls for a coordinated national falls prevention strategy in light of new figures showing falls accounted for the vast majority of premature deaths in aged care. One of Australia’s leading falls experts Professor Keith Hill, Head of the School of Physiotherapy at Curtin… Continue reading Premature deaths report focuses on falls

Major Misconceptions On Aging

America Has a Major Misconception On Aging “A post from seniors.com is well worth reading so you can understand the how, the why, of how you most of us are going to fund our retirement. This review of our major misconceptions on aging contains information which may make you rethink your retirement thinking”   What… Continue reading Major Misconceptions On Aging