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Best Wheelchair Ramps

Print ADA Info Before You Buy Best Threshold Ramps Best Modular Ramps Best Portable Ramps Wheelchairs and other assistive devices offer opportunities for users to, work, engage in social activities, …

Why Am I Experiencing Memory Loss Part 2: Signs and Types of Dementia

How to Recognize the First Signs of Dementia in a Family Member

Dementia is a common term for many of us. We have family, friends or know of others experiencing the numerous symptoms affecting memory loss. Roughly 5.6 million older adults (age …

The Best Walk-in Tub Companies

Best Power Bath Lifts for Older Adults

Best Power Bath Lifts for Older Adults Bathing is one of the most important activities of daily living. It provides many physical and mental wellbeing attributes such as: muscle relaxation, …

Communications

How to Choose the Best Captioned Phone

How to Choose the Best Caption Phone

Many older adults experience hearing loss that prevents them from enjoying phone conversations with friends and loved ones, making them feel more isolated and increasing their sense of loneliness. This …

memory keeping preserving family history

Memory Keeping to Preserve Your Family History

Our families are everything. But how quickly does time fly? So many birthdays, holidays, cherished moments quickly come and go over the years. We take photos and do our best …

Best Tablets for Seniors

Best Tablets for Seniors

Did you know that New York City deployed 10,000 tablets to those aged 65+ to bridge the digital divide in 2020? This effort is designed to bring internet connected devices …

Financial and Legal Planning

Best Identity Theft Protection Services

Best Identity Theft Protection Services

Print It is time to protect yourself from identity theft. As we recently shared in an article, more than 33 percent of U.S. adults have experienced identity theft and more than …

In the News: Medicare Issuing New ID Cards to Prevent Identity Theft

How to Avoid Identity Theft

Did you know that more than 33 percent of U.S. adults have experienced identity theft? More than one in four older adults, aged 55+, have experienced identity theft.   Identity …

In the News: Credit for Caring Act Looks to Save your Tax Dollars

How Do I Access My Parent’s Personal Records?

Why do you need written-legal authority to access your parents records? Learn more!

Home Preparedness and Maintenance

Best Wheelchair Ramps

Print ADA Info Before You Buy Best Threshold Ramps Best Modular Ramps Best Portable Ramps Wheelchairs and other assistive devices offer opportunities for users to, work, engage in social activities, …

What Are the Top 10 Products to Track My Elderly Loved One's Location?

The Best Cities to Retire in Each State

Find out the best cities to retire in by state!

How to Select the Best Bed Rails for My Aging Parent

Once you’ve decided it’s time to purchase a bed rail, it’s time to do some research to find out the bed rail that will be the best for your loved …

Medical

Why Am I Experiencing Memory Loss Part 2: Signs and Types of Dementia

How to Recognize the First Signs of Dementia in a Family Member

Dementia is a common term for many of us. We have family, friends or know of others experiencing the numerous symptoms affecting memory loss. Roughly 5.6 million older adults (age …

The Best Walk-in Tub Companies

Best Power Bath Lifts for Older Adults

Best Power Bath Lifts for Older Adults Bathing is one of the most important activities of daily living. It provides many physical and mental wellbeing attributes such as: muscle relaxation, …

Vitamin Patch for Seniors

Are Vitamin Patches a Good Choice for Seniors?

Did you know that 70% of those age 65 and older take a multivitamin or mineral supplement? According to an article in Harvard Health Publishing, “Multivitamin supplementation is low risk …

New Care Technologies

How to Choose the Best Captioned Phone

How to Choose the Best Caption Phone

Many older adults experience hearing loss that prevents them from enjoying phone conversations with friends and loved ones, making them feel more isolated and increasing their sense of loneliness. This …

Best Tablets for Seniors

The Best Ways to Increase TechKnowledge for Older Adults

Technology provides us with the means to connect with our family, friends, and much more. It is how we remain safely at home and FaceTime a family member or order …

Best GPS Trackers - AngelSense

AngelSense Elderly GPS Tracker Product

Well-being

Best Gifts for Men

Men’s Gift Guide

Men’s Gift Guide Pizza Fans Unite This Capt’n Cook OvenPlus offers more cooking flexibilities with double cooking areas. Powered by propane gas with built-in gas ignition, Ovenplus is your best …

Best Gifts for Women

Women’s Gift Guide

Women’s Gift Guide Soft and Cozy Blanket This Soft and Cozy Handwoven Blanket is 50 x 60 inches and made from super soft chenille. These are tightly knitted and perfectly …

Caregiver Burnout

What is Compassion Fatigue Among Caregivers?

As a family caregiver, you may have experienced anxiety, depression, or PTSD. These are real mental health challenges many of us face daily while caring for an aging loved one, …