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  • Where to Research DIY Home Fall Preventions

    Falling is one of the most common causes of injuries in older adults. In fact, 1 in 4 Americans ages 65+ fall every year. When someone falls in their youth, they are often able to recover with only a few scratches; as a senior, falling can lead to serious injury or even death. Falling is a serious cause for concern in older age, so it is important to take preventative measures to make sure you or a senior you know is as safe as possible. One way to help reduce the risk of falls is to know where to research DIY home fall prevention. By knowing what resources are available, you can live a safer life and ideally make your home fall free. Below are some resources for fall prevention.
  • Taking the Steps Towards Aging In Place

    Old age — it’s a harsh reality that everyone eventually faces. The media has stigmatized old age as a bad thing. Some may view seniors as old babies who can’t function on their own. What the younger folks don’t realize is that even when a senior has joined the 65+ crowd, it doesn’t mean they suddenly become ignorant and incapable of living on the
  • Making Home Safe For Dementia Patients

    Dementia is a heart wrenching sickness that takes a toll on millions of seniors, In fact, there are over 5 million people who suffer from age-related dementia in the United States alone. There is no known cure for dementia, so when your loved one becomes crippled by the effects of dementia, you may feel as if you are on a constant uphill battle to care for your patient for a loved one. 
  • Fall Prevention - The Best Way to Make Home Safe

    As seniors age, they may become increasingly concerned about the possibility of falling in their house. Even though one may think their home is a safe place to live in, one would be surprised how many silent dangers there are that could lead to serious injuries.
  • The Importance of Elderly Care Products

    Implementing elderly care products into one’s life shouldn’t be embarrassing or intimidating. These products can help seniors age with ease and more comfortably
  • Where to Research DIY Home Fall Prevention

    Falling is one of the most common causes of injuries in older older adults. In fact, that 1 in 4 Americans age 65+ fall every year. When someone falls in their youth, they are often able to recover with only a few scratches; as a senior, falling can lead to serious injury or even death. Falling is a serious cause for concern in older age, so it is important to take preventative measures to make sure you or a senior you know is as safe as possible. One way to help reduce the risk of falls is to know where to research DIY home fall prevention. By knowing what resources are available, you can live a safer life and ideally make your home fall free. Below are some resources for fall prevention.
  • Top 5 Challenges Caretakers Face

    Being a caretaker is one of the most rewarding careers one can have. You dedicate all of your time and energy every day to help others. You work in a field that requires you to be selfless and to be ready to interact with others almost 24/7. You may love your job, but any caretaker can tell you that it is a difficult job. We compiled the top 5 challenges caretakers face.
  • Here Are 5 Things Every Home Should Have To Be Fall Proof

    Fall related injuries are actually one of the easiest risks we can alleviate as we prepare a home for one those who choose to age in place.  Unlike sicknesses and other less controllable factors, preventing falls is easy.
  • DIY - Making the Home Fall Proof: The Bedroom P.1

    Aging in place is all about creating a safe and comfortable environment for our seniors.  This can seem like a daunting task.  Questions such as wh...
  • Making Home Safe for Dementia Patients

    It may seem sad, but making a senior’s home safer, especially one who suffers from Alzheimer's or dementia, is similar to baby proofing a house. There is no harm in going the extra mile to make sure your loved one is safe
  • Steps Towards Aging in Place

    Old age. It happens to everyone. As we age, we are no longer able to do the things we once were able to in our youth. Biking in your early twenties with your friends to the nearest cafe was some of the best times of your life - now that you aren’t able to do that, and it might make you a little sad. You may also be aware of the stigma surrounding old age.
  • Product Review of Step2Bed Step Stool

    The Step2Bed step stool is great for people having difficulty getting in or out of today's tall beds.
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