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Top 5 Overbed Tables for Seniors

If you are one of the many senior citizens that want to spend their retirement days at home, you most likely want to spend your time watching television shows while snacking comfortably on your bed or soft couch. But, because of aching muscles, joints and the bed not being hard enough to support your things, eating and doing other stuff on your bed seems impossible for you.

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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8 Best Touch Lamps For Elderly and Aging Adults

Taking care of a loved one means thinking of the little things. For instance, what lighting fixtures will work best for your elderly loved one? Luckily, there is a simple answer to this question. Touch lamps are one of the best choices for aging adults. Keep reading to learn more and see my top recommendations.

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11 Helpful Devices to Lift the Elderly Off the Floor After a Fall

Lifting an elderly person off the floor after a fall improperly can cause additional injuries. Plus, how can seniors who are home alone get back up? These helpful devices lift elderly people off the floor after a fall and most can be used without needing caregiver assistance.

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Best Bed Alarms for Elderly People: Fall Prevention for Dementia

Bed alarms don’t specifically prevent falls but they do alert caregivers as soon as a senior gets out of bed. This early warning can greatly reduce the chance of a fall injury though! Here are the best bed alarms for elderly people who are at risk of falling from bed.

what to do when the elderly keep falling

What To Do When The Elderly Keep Falling?

Repeated falls are a sign that something is wrong – with the environment or the senior who is falling. Learn what to do when the elderly keep falling by identifying the cause and preventing additional falls in the future.