Is It Time For Mom To Move Into A Retirement Home?

Is It Time For Mom To Move Into A Retirement Home?

Recently I’ve been involved with 3 different families that have had to evaluate this question, is it time for mom to move into a retirement home? All 3 families had very different issues with mom’s physical/mental health and all 3 of them had very...
How to choose the right medical alert device

How to choose the right medical alert device

A lot has changed since the first “I’ve fallen and can’t get up” medical alert device was first introduced in the 1970’s. A medical alert device or personal emergency response system is an alarm system designed to signal the presence of a...
How to help mom stay healthy and happy

How to help mom stay healthy and happy

It’s never too late to learn good health habits to help mom stay healthy and happy. Eating right & light exercise can even make a difference to seniors who haven’t made their health a priority in the past. It’s the start of a new year and maybe...
Why do Seniors Injure Themselves More as They Age?

Why do Seniors Injure Themselves More as They Age?

Aging itself does not cause injuries. Everybody loses abilities and muscle strength with enough age. Seniors are at a higher risk of injuries because they tend to fall more due to aging muscles, declining eyesight or drug side effects. Just the fear of falling can...