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It is of critical importance, for Older Adults in particular, to stay current with the advisories in your state regarding Coronavirus. Here is a list of links to each state’s information – please follow your state’s link and stay safe: Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa […]Read More
Many kinds of phones are available on the market today. From a low-level cheap phone which only supports calling, texting, and simple internet browsing to expensive smartphones with the most sophisticated technologies. To find the perfect phone for you, you need to assess how comfortable you are with the growing features that smartphones have nowadays. […]Read More
Most of us are looking forward to the ‘easy’ retirement days. While working, we might imagine how relaxing and stress-free it will be living as a retired senior occupied with nothing but pleasant activities. The reality, however, may not be as simple. Proper planning is needed. As age increases, so does the struggle that comes […]Read More
We all reach an age when self-care becomes somewhat of a feat. Even basic activities, like walking down the stairs, or even just getting around the house are accompanied by danger. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, no less than 33,000 people die from falls each year, most of them seniors. In […]Read More
The holidays are the time of the year when we get to spend some leisure time with family and friends. It’s that moment of the year when we get to be closer with different people, spreading and sharing happiness with them. Buying a gift is a very tough decision, but we’ve got you covered […]Read More
It can be complicated to choose the right mobility equipment. There are walking canes, wheelchairs, mobility scooters, rollators, and walkers. What’s the difference, you may wonder? What makes one distinct from the next? Many people know how these mobility aids are dissimilar aesthetically, but are unaware of all the benefits and disadvantages each will offer […]Read More
One thing to consider, if you plan to age in place, is that repairing and maintaining your household can become more challenging as one advances in age. However, it is still possible to keep up to date with the necessary repairs every year. Doors and windows. Doorknob screws and hinges become loose over time due […]Read More
Later in life, it’s important for us to remain active. Continuing physical activity keeps our minds alert, extends the life we have left, and keeps our bodies feeling and working better. However, it’s not easy to justify a gym membership or a personal trainer when you’re living on a fixed income. What are some good […]Read More
Medicare and Medicaid – Which one is for You? An amendment to the Social Security Act in 1965 saw the birth of Medicare and Medicaid. They are both government-run health programs intended to cover the healthcare costs for deserving American citizens. Although these programs might trigger confusion over how they work due to the similar-sounding […]Read More
The technical terms that describe any kind of malicious attack can be confusing for average people to differentiate. Malware, virus, or spam, just to name a few, are a few kinds of malicious programs that have different functionalities but the same goal: to try and do nasty stuff to your device(s). To clear the confusion, […]Read More
Explanations of the many options available to meet the "Parent-digm" shift - successful role reversal. Discussion of ways to assist elders to remain in their home and gain at-home or community-based services. Definitions of the types of communities and homes-with-care that have replaced the "old age home."Age in Place Housing
Climate change can potentially disproportionately affect the most vulnerable populations, including seniors. This group may be one of the most affected because of decreased mobility, physiological changes, and access to resources.Climate Change and Seniors