Falls are the No. 1 cause for emergency room visits among older people, and according to a new study, more seniors are falling more often.
The start of a new year is the perfect time to take the reins on a decision you’ve been putting off. For many seniors, and relatives of seniors, this means… (Read More)
Many older people can recall a time of relaxed attitudes towards leaving food outside the refrigerator (a.k.a. “icebox”) or sterilizing surfaces that have touched raw meat. But as you grow older,… (Read More)
Creating a safe home environment for yourself or your older loved ones is crucial. Household places and items that used to pose no problem may now be difficult or dangerous.… (Read More)
Dad accidentally backed his car into a pole at the grocery store. Mom bounced a check. Your favorite aunt hasn’t visited the doctor for a checkup in a decade, and… (Read More)