The Best Medical Alert Systems

September is Falls Prevention Month and on the blog we will be sharing tips and resources to help you prevent and recover from falls. If you or someone you know is at risk for falling and they live alone, it may be a good idea to consider using a medical alert system. In the excerpt* below, the folks at Reviews.com share their top medical alert systems to help you find the right one for you. Nearly 90 percent of seniors say they prefer to live in their own homes, and most expect to stay … [Read more...]

What You Need to Know About Joint Replacement Surgery – August 2016 Newsletter

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Lifelong Learning Helps to Keep the Brain Active and Healthy

Many studies have indicated that activities which engage the mind may help slow the development of Alzheimers disease and its symptoms. As you age, it can be easy to fall into a routine that does not foster brain activity through engaging activities or trying new things. Below are some ways you can avoid the dullness of the day-to-day routine and instead find opportunities that foster creativity, growth, and learning, all of which are ways to keep your mind active and healthy. Pick up a new … [Read more...]