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      Benefits of Home Care for Seniors with CHF

      Congestive heart failure (CHF) is a chronic condition that affects how the heart pumps blood through the body. Seniors with CHF...


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      Tags: CHF

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      What Can We All Do With Just a Little Assistance?

      It’s not uncommon for our clients to need just a little bit of help. They are able to most things to continue remaining...


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      Tags: Senior Safety, Fall Prevention

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      Alexa, Turn On My Bed Light
      By Jeff Salter On October 20, 2020

      Alexa, Turn On My Bed Light

      Last month I shared some thoughts on the challenges of bringing technology to seniors and the technical difficulty connecting it...


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      Tags: Senior Safety, Senior Living

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      Senior Tech Tips
      By Jeff Salter On September 1, 2020

      Senior Tech Tips

      Where is Rosey? Did you know that some of today’s seniors grew up watching a cartoon that had a robot that did everything? ...


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      Tags: Technology

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      Justice for All
      By Jeff Salter On June 9, 2020

      Justice for All

      Recent weeks have been filled with heartbreaking news of injustice and inequality — George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery....


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      Why Are Seniors High Risk for COVID-19?

      With the virus sweeping the world, most of us are worried about catching COVID-19, and the statistics show that seniors are at ...


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      Tags: Coronavirus

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      Top 10 Signs Your Loved One Needs Home Care

      Aging and planning for in-home care is usually the last thing most people want to think about; however, having a basic plan in...


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      Tags: Home Care

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      What Are the Most Important Vaccines for Seniors?

      Seniors inherently have a weakened immune system due to the natural aging process, which can make winters even more dangerous for...


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      Tags: Senior Health

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      6 Traits of Emotionally Intelligent Personal Care Aides

      According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLR), the need for skilled personal care professionals is expected to grow...


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      Tags: Caregivers

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      12 Great Part-Time Job for Seniors

      According to Harvard Health, research conducted by Michigan State University showed that individuals who had retired were 40...


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      Tags: Senior Activities, Senior Health

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      Fraud and Exploitation among the Elderly

      October is Fraud and Financial Exploitation Awareness Month, and though everyone is at risk of fraud and financial exploitation,...


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      Tags: Finances