Posts from January, 2017

Lighting Tips for a Safer Home for Seniors

If you have family members who age in place, it is always a good idea to upgrade the lighting to make the home not only safer but also more comfortable. Below are some tips that will help you create a safer home with better lighting. Provide more ambient lighting in different areas in your home…. Read More…

Crime Prevention Tips for Senior Citizens

Unfortunately, senior citizens remain to be a prime target for con artists in our community today. To make sure crime is reduced, we need to take simple measures to protect our family members especially our elderly relatives. Below are some tips on how we can keep our senior loved ones from becoming victims of illegal… Read More…

Ways to Keep Seniors Safe During Winter

Now that winter has finally kicked in, it’s time for everyone to be thinking about the safety of our senior loved ones during the colder months. To ensure the safety of your elderly people, here are some tips on how they can experience a more enjoyable and safe winter weather. Stay up-to-date on all weather… Read More…

Safety Tips for Ocean City Senior Citizens

Last January 13, a free medical program was held in Ocean City. During the event, experts from the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Trauma Center shared some tips on how elderly people can avoid falls and accidents. According to AtlantiCare’s trauma program manager Kimberly Schunk, aging, fading eyesight and the use of prescription medications all make… Read More…

Food Safety Tips for Seniors

We all know that elderly people are usually the ones susceptible to foodborne illness. Because of their weakened immune system, we need to make sure that the food they eat is not only healthy but also safe. Apart from evaluating old family recipes, here are some tips that can help you ensure food safety for… Read More…