Living Longer and Healthier is a Choice

Living Longer and Healthier is a Choice

Everyone wants to live longer. With modern medicine, we have already increased our natural life span by curing many childhood diseases and vaccinating against viral killers like measles, influenza, and pneumonia. You’re not likely to die from infections, either, thanks to antibiotics, nor succumb to diseases like diabetes, because of the development of insulin. And…

Medical Alert Devices ? Or Should I Say Personal Emergency Device?

Medical Alert Devices ? Or Should I Say Personal Emergency Device?

What is the difference between a medical alert device over a personal emergency device you might ask ? Well, these days there is absolutely no difference as the advancement in technology has brought together two services into one peace of mind protection. Back in the day there was not much of a choice as the…

COVID-19 and Mental Health: Tips for Seniors to Protect Themselves
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COVID-19 and Mental Health: Tips for Seniors to Protect Themselves

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to stretch on through the second half of 2020, the impacts of the rapid changes in how individuals interact with each other are being felt by all layers of society. The shock of such an unprecedented global crisis, public health-sanctioned social restrictions and physical distancing, and 24/7 news coverage on…

Aging in Safety: How COVID-19 Showed Us The Importance of Supporting Independent Living at Home
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Aging in Safety: How COVID-19 Showed Us The Importance of Supporting Independent Living at Home

The current COVID-19 pandemic has truly turned out to be a revealer of troubles that plague society. From the unmet health needs of marginalized populations to the fragility of certain economic policies to the robustness (or lack thereof) of our community leaders, COVID-19 has shown us where the shortcomings in our social systems lie. One…