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Elderly Independent Living – A Senior’s First Choice

There are many reasons why you might feel it’s better if your aging parent doesn’t live alone. Get ready for for some opposition!!   I don’t know why I was surprised that elderly independent living is usually a senior’s first choice. … Continue reading

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Nursing Home Falls – Is Under Staffing To Blame?

When seniors live on their own are they more prone to falling?  Or are nursing home falls just as likely? Most people tend to think the nursing home residents will receive more attention and better care than if they had … Continue reading

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Elderly Falling At Home Is Common

Elderly falling is common and you may be thinking… So What??? It’s a big deal for you as a caregiver and also for all of us as we age.  Chances are you have already experienced a fall yourself and it … Continue reading

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Senior Falls – Injuries Go Hand In Hand

Did you know there is a double standard for how to react to falls? When children fall, you’re supposed to shrug it off most of the time.  Whenever your aging parent falls, sound the alarm!  Senior Falls And Injuries Go … Continue reading

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Elderly Shower Products Can Be Lifesavers

Shower and bathtub safety is a concern for many older adults.  Arthritis and other conditions can make it difficult to use everyday products.  Elderly shower products can be lifesavers for both you and your loved one. Elderly Shower Products Boost … Continue reading

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Is Your Bathroom “Senior Safe”?

Your bathroom may be the most dangerous room in your home.  Wet slick surfaces make it easy to lose your balance.  When you make your bathroom “senior safe,” you reduce the threat of accidents for everyone. You can tell bathroom … Continue reading

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