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Summer Safety

It seems summer may arrive a bit early this year, and we are all enjoying the outdoors more and more. Here are a few things to remember as we spend more time outdoors this season.

Remain Hydrated: Bring a bottle of water wherever you go

Wear comfortable well-fitting shoes, preferably with a non-slip sole

Make sure walkways around […]

By |May 14th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Summer Safety

Preventing Wheelchair Accidents

Contributed by Max Gottlieb, Content Manager for Senior Planning

Sometimes, as a person progresses deeper into their senior years, they begin to face mobility

issues they are unaccustomed to. Of course, wheelchairs are a great aid to move a senior from

one place to the other, but they are also the cause of many injuries, including fatal ones. […]

By |May 7th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Preventing Wheelchair Accidents

Dementia vs. Delirium

One of the most common mistakes made when it comes to a sudden change in a loved one’s cognitive status is to assume it is a normal part of aging. “Grandpa is getting senile.” Mom is just getting old.” Although cognitive abilities do tend to dull somewhat with age, it is not normal for someone […]

By |April 30th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Dementia vs. Delirium

The sun is back!

It has been a strange winter and spring so far this year (or maybe it just seems like it!). Soon, the sun will be returning and we will be anxious to get out in it!

A brief reminder, remember to use sunblock and wear a hat, particularly in the beginning of the sunny season. After a […]

By |April 23rd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on The sun is back!