The Benefits of Meditation for Seniors

It’s easy to start a meditation practice, and you don’t need to take any pharmaceuticals, or to buy anything fancy to get started. Meditation for seniors can also have some tremendous health benefits. It’s a way to calm the body and the mind. It can help you to climb out of the fight or flight [...]

By |2019-06-25T09:04:28+00:00June 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Financial Literacy for Seniors Remains a Critical Need

Financial literacy for seniors is critical, yet consistently overlooked. It’s a good idea for caretakers and loved ones to understand how to look after their parents’ finances. It’s also important for seniors to understand their own finances as well. April is National Financial Literacy Month. It’s important for seniors and their loved ones to understand [...]

By |2019-04-23T08:57:45+00:00April 23rd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Managing Weight for Seniors

Managing weight for seniors is critical for a healthy lifestyle, and to reduce risk for certain diseases. It’s also something that most Americans struggle with. More than two-thirds of Americans are overweight or obese, and the senior population is no exception. There are many factors that contribute to added weight gain during the later years, [...]

By |2019-03-26T15:20:16+00:00March 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Aging Parents: How to Know if they’re Safe at Home When You’re Not Around

For those with aging parents, how to keep them safe at home may be top of mind. It’s never an easy conversation, but as our parents age, their ability to perform basic tasks may become more limited. Their safety may become compromised in other ways as well. Below are some common safety concerns to watch [...]

By |2019-02-26T11:59:53+00:00February 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Which Bath Lift is Best?

The Good, Better, and Best of Standard Sized Bath Lifts (up to 18.8") : Which Bath Lift is best? Great Question! With so many bathtub lifts on the market today, it can be exhausting trying to figure out exactly which bathlift is best. Although they go by many names such as: bathtub lifter, [...]

By |2019-01-22T11:22:10+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Aging at Home, Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 Creative Activities for Seniors

It’s never too late to capitalize on the power of creativity. In fact, seniors can thrive when they have creative options for how to spend their time. It can give them a sense of purpose and allow for personal growth. January is International Creativity Month. This is a time to encourage your loved ones to [...]

By |2019-01-22T10:01:55+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Acorn Vs. Bruno – Which Stairlift company is better?

  If you’re reading this its because you, or someone you know, needs a stair lift. A stairlift goes by many names, including: stair chair, stairway chair,or chairlift. I’ve even heard the phrase stairway chair lifter (try saying that 10 times fast). However you refer to them, they all do the same thing: [...]

By |2019-01-20T15:48:07+00:00January 13th, 2018|Product Reviews, Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Winterize Your Home, and Make it Safer for Seniors

When you winterize your home to make it safe for seniors, you are protecting them from the risks and dangers that come with the cold winter weather. When you have a senior in the home, or a senior who regularly visits the home, it is important to take extra precautions as you clear the [...]

By |2018-01-09T09:44:51+00:00December 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How Do I Create a Wheelchair Accessible Entrance In Time For Thanksgiving?

Creating a wheelchair accessible entrance to your home in time for Thanksgiving is probably easier than you might think… You’ve got the meal all planned out, and the major trip to the grocery store completed. You’re ready to soak in some football with the family, and you’re even prepared for Uncle Bob’s predictable political [...]

By |2018-01-09T09:47:47+00:00November 20th, 2017|Home Accessibility, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Deltis Bath Master Bath LIft Easier Than Pie

Eaasier than pie. I was trying to figure out what medical equipment, I would need once I was discharged from the nursing home following my stroke. I did not think I would need a bathtub lift since my home has 2 walk-in showers with built-in seats.  However, reality set in the first time I took [...]

By |2017-05-22T16:04:48+00:00December 12th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments