senior woman who fell down is using a medical alert watch to get help

5 Best Medical Alert Watches For Seniors (Fall Alert Watches)

Medical alert devices help seniors when they are alone and have fallen or are having a medical emergency. Medical alert watches are popular because they are easy to wear and discreet too. Here are the best medical alert watches for seniors who live alone.

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Sleeping Chairs for the Elderly (When a Bed Just Won’t Do)

Many seniors and elderly people sleep in recliners due to health concerns or mobility problems. While this is not the ideal sleeping situation, sometimes it can’t be helped. So, if you have to do it, here are the best sleeping chairs for the elderly.

elderly woman sitting on edge of bed

Using Wireless Bed Alarms for Elderly Fall Prevention

Some seniors are more likely to fall than others. Using aids like bed rails or bed steps improve senior safety in the bedroom. Knowing when these elders are getting out of bed is an important step in preventing a fall.

safe step stools for seniors

Choosing a Safe Step Stool for Seniors: Which is Best?

Step stools can be useful for seniors and can increase your safety by providing them the right tool for the job. But, you need to decide if you have the balance and strength to use a stool in the first place. If so, choose a stool with a handle for added balance and security.

best flooring for elderly

Best Flooring for Elderly: Choices and Considerations for Maximum Safety

When planning new flooring for seniors there are several considerations. Think about the senior’s mobility, how slick the floor surface is, the maintenance the floor requires, and how well the flooring will absorb the shock of a fall. Here are the best flooring choices for the elderly with a few to avoid.

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How To Make Your Bed Taller and Easier to Get In and Out

No need to buy a new bed if you need a taller one. You can raise your existing bed’s height by using bed risers, mattress toppers and support systems. Here are some of the best ways to make your bed taller… without buying a new one.