Overbed tables have for a long time been synonymous with hospitals and homebound patients. Most of them are just plain simple wooden trays that easily get cluttered. They are used to move food and medicine closer to patients so that they don’t strain while eating. Jump straight to the Reviews Section Jump straight to the … Read more8 Best Overbed Tables 2019
As we grow older, simple tasks become tedious to carry out. For the elderly, shopping becomes an especially difficult chore since shopping trolleys in grocery stores are not designed to support the different needs of the users. This is why shopping carts have now been designed to cater to the needs of the elderly. These shopping … Read more9 Best Shopping Carts with Wheels for the Elderly 2019
Seniors, quite often have a hard time maintaining a healthy lifestyle and more so when it comes to physical exercise. For most, it is the fear that their bodies are too fragile or too stiff. This has lead most seniors to be couch potatoes which is more detrimental to their health. Thankfully, innovation has come to … Read more9 Best Exercise Peddlers for Seniors 2019
For seniors, safety and freedom of movement are vital factors to ensure they enjoy life to the maximum. Sitting comfortably to either eat or access essential stuff on swivel side tray tables enhances their safety. Some seniors have a high risk of falling, and therefore, they need to retrieve things within reach. Jump straight to … Read more5 Best Swivel Side Tray Tables 2019
Standing aids, also referred to as sit-to-stand devices are used to provide assistance to a user when standing from a sitting position. They are often used by seniors and disabled who have mobility challenges or have a hard time standing themselves up. These aids give their caregiver a sense of relief as they don’t always … Read more9 Best Standing Aids for Seniors and Disabled
Did you know that every 4 seconds there is a new case of dementia being reported worldwide? Did you also know that there are at least 50 million people suffering from dementia with 60 % of these coming from low-income homes? These facts should be scary enough to make you want to learn more about … Read moreHow to Keep Your Brain Dementia-Free as a Senior?
Personal alarms and medical alert systems are emergency response systems. They are a critical safety feature to have in the house and especially for the elderly. They can be used by seniors who live alone, those with chronic illnesses, pain and are prone to falls. Medical alert systems are beneficial to the elderly, caregivers and the … Read more9 Best Personal Alarms and Medical Alert Systems for the Elderly
Seniors watch television more compared to other groups of people perhaps because after retirement they have more time available to them. It is typical for a home to have more than one entertainment device, each with its remote. For the older generation, trying to sort through the clutter to control each device with its rightful … Read more6 Best TV Remotes for Seniors 2019
As numbers would have it, about 30.7 % of volunteers in the United States in the year 2018 were baby boomers. These people volunteered an estimated 2.2 billion hours of service which translates to around $54.3 billion in finances. This was according to a report by The Corporation for National Community Service (CNCS). Just as … Read moreVolunteering as a Senior. Should I?
From the word independent, living in an independent facility gives seniors some freedom. As such, an independent living facility is a good option for seniors aged 55 years and above who are healthy and fit to live on their own but desire the experience of living in a community or neighborhood with other seniors. This … Read moreSenior Independent Living. Is it Possible?