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      Holiday Shopping Safety Tips for Seniors

      It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and that means that holiday shopping is becoming a very real concern for many senior...


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      Tags: Senior Safety, Holidays

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      Smart Renovations to Make the Bathroom Safer for Seniors

      The bathroom can be a dangerous place. It's a place where you're alone. There are hard, slippery surfaces everywhere. And...


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      Tags: Senior Safety, Fall Prevention

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      Shower Safety Tips for Seniors

      There is nothing more frightening than the prospect of an elderly loved one taking a tumble. The fear is escalated when the fall...


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      Tags: Senior Safety, Fall Prevention

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      Tips to Renovate Your Home to Prevent Falls

      As you grow older, it becomes necessary to make a number of modifications around your home to reduce fall hazards. Because...


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      Tags: Senior Safety, Fall Prevention

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      Home Security Tips for Seniors

      A vast majority of seniors list fear of crime as being one of their biggest concerns. Statistics indicate that seniors are right...


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      Tags: Senior Safety

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      Senior Living: The Wheelchair-Friendly Bathroom

      Wheelchairs can be cumbersome, especially in small, confined spaces such as the bathroom. A few modifications to the current...


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      Tags: Senior Safety

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      Guide to Help Seniors Prevent Falls

      As you age, it's important that you know the facts about falling. For example, did you know that women are twice as likely to be...


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      Tags: Senior Safety, Fall Prevention

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      Home Safe Home: Conducting a Thorough Home Safety Assessment

      Many senior injuries result from hazards overlooked but are easy to fix. Since safety is one of our major concerns here at Caring...


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      Tags: Senior Safety, Fall Prevention