"Thanks very much for your discussion last night. It was very on-target and perfect length and detail. Even tho' I have been coping for a lot of years between 2 parents with dementia, you managed...Read more
Five Key Questions and Answers about Osteoporosis
May 12-18, 2o13 is National Women's Health Week and the entire month of May is National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention month. Since osteoporosis is such an important topic for...Read more
Holiday visits can demonstrate need for elder care for aging relatives.
The next few months bring quite a few opportunities to visit with relatives. Mother's Day, Memorial Day, Father's Day, July 4th, even summer family vacations are...Read more
Home Automation Can Make Independent Living Safer and Easier for Seniors!
In Part 1, I reviewed the concept of a Personal Emergency Response System for seniors. As its name states, it is used for emergencies. Home...Read more
How can I make senior independent living safer for my loved ones, you ask?
I must admit, I’m a bit of a geek! I love all things technology. I have had some type of home automation...Read more
Volunteering Leads to More Community Action
After volunteering at Cradles to Crayons twice with Greater Philadelphia Senior Executives Group, Dara Trout of Seniors Helping Seniors decided it was time to take even more action. ...Read more
Is there anything out there to help pay for senior home care for veterans?
Yes! Not many people know about this but there is a benefit out there for veterans and their surviving spouses that can...Read more