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Emergency Preparation Tips for Seniors

Emergency Preparation Tips for Seniors

Being prepared for an emergency is the first step in handling one successfully. While it's important that everyone be prepared for an emergency, there are some special concerns for seniors. If you or someone you love is 55 or older, be sure …

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Top Tips for Fall Prevention at Home

Top Tips for Fall Prevention at Home

For adults age 65 and older, having a fall can be a serious health hazard. In a given year, one of every three people age 65 or older falls, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Statistics show that …

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Five Ways to Help an Aging Parent

Five Ways to Help an Aging Parent

There are many ways you can help the people who took care of you when you were younger. Have you been watching your mom and dad age and wondering what you can do? As parents get older, the traditional parent-child …

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Senior Safety in the Heat

Senior Safety in the Heat

Seniors can be especially susceptible to the heat and should take safety precautions seriously. Most of the nearly 200 people who die in this country each summer due to health problems caused by high temperatures and humidity are 50 or …

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