How To Help Aging Adults Prevent Falls

By |2017-06-10T18:12:13+00:00June 24th, 2016|Senior Care, Safety|

The Reality Each year, one in every three adults ages 65 or older falls and 2 million are treated in emergency departments for fall-related injuries. And the risk of falling increases with each decade of life. The long-term consequences of fall injuries, such as hip fractures and traumatic brain injuries (TBI), can impact the health [...]

June 15 is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD)

By |2017-06-10T18:12:49+00:00June 15th, 2016|Senior Care, Safety|

In honor of WEAAD, we are sharing with you this infographic, illustrating 12 things you can do to prevent Elder Abuse for you or your loved ones. Click the image below if you want to download the PDF and share it with your family and friends. Together we can stop this terrible act, and awareness [...]

Memory Loss?

By |2017-06-10T18:12:49+00:00June 6th, 2016|Senior Care, Safety|

Know the signs & you can help! Have you noticed any of the folowing? Memory Loss that disrupts daily life Forgetting appointments or future plans Not sure how to solve problems Difficulty completing tasks at home, work, or liesure Withdrawn from friends, family, work, & activities Confusion with time and/or place Difficulty communicatiing or finding [...]