September Is National Fall Prevention Month

According to the Center for Disease Control, 36 million falls are reported each year for people over the age of 65 in the United States. This results in 3 million emergency room visits and 32,000 deaths. As the population of people over 65 grows, this number of falls could increase if families and elderly-services providers … More September Is National Fall Prevention Month

Aging In Place

Part 2: There Are A Lot Of Resources Available As we covered in Part 1 of our Aging In Place Series, most Americans want to stay home when they get older – if possible. That can be easier said than done. Health matters are the main factor in limiting whether a person can age in … More Aging In Place

Electric Wheelchairs Are Perfect For Community Living

Do you live in an assisted living or independent living community? Do you have mobility limitations that keep you from walking long distances? Have you thought about a mobility scooter but thought them a little big for your apartment, the hallways and/or elevators? A happy medium might be an electric wheelchair. Electric wheelchairs give you … More Electric Wheelchairs Are Perfect For Community Living