Seniors and Home Safety

Seniors and Home Safety

Home Safety and Physical Limitations If you think about the way your residence or (your loved one’s) is constructed, you may realize that most areas presuppose a moderate level of physical ability. These spaces may include flights of stairs, overhead cabinets,...

5 Ways to Avoid Caregiver Stress

Caring for someone with Alzheimer’s Disease can be overwhelming and seeing the person you love struggle with loss of memory, and eventual loss of identity, takes a huge enormous emotional and physical toll on caregivers. If you are a caregiver, pay attention to the...

6 Tips to Avoid Family Conflicts

One of the most trying aspects of life comes when a family member is aging. Whether the argument is over driving privileges, housing options, or financial issues, getting older can definitely take its toll on even the closest of families. In order to avoid these kinds...

8 Warning Signs of Hearing Loss

More than 50% of Americans over 65 suffer from hearing loss; it is more common in older men than in older women. Problems can be small: missing certain sounds, or large: not hearing anything at all. Unfortunately, not many older people with hearing problems visit a...