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Active Adults Communities Offer New Plans And Prices For 2011
According to U.S. Commerce Department figures released this month, nationwide housing starts increased 0.3 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 610,000 units in September; which was due completely to a 4.4 percent gain in the single-family sector. Because of this slight increase in...
Everyone Grows Old
Mandy always thought that her parents were the same as her and her sisters in that they could adapt to the world easily. It was only until recently, she found out that her parents did not speak up about how they felt and what they...
Senior Living â€“ An Activity Based Lifestyle
Senior living is a sorely misunderstoodterm with people often considering it as a taboo rather than a wonderful opportunity for the elderly. No one wants to put their loved ones in a senior living facility but often as life comes a full circle, our elders...
One Can Not Discuss Self Defense For Seniors Without Discussing Personal Alarms
We live in a crazy mixed up world. We always have and we always will. I truly believe that the vast majority of people today are more good than bad and only a select few can really be considered â€˜evil' people. With that said there...
Lift Chairs - A Basic Education
A lift chair, sometimes called a lift recliner, are designed to look like mundane recliners but function to aid people, mostly seniors, that suffer from arthritis and other illness that makes transition between sitting and standing difficult. Since its first design released during the 1980s,...
Hospital Beds - What You Need to Know
Whether it is needed for hospice care, recovery after an intense surgery, or general suffering, a hospital bed can help ease the agony and pain of both the patient and the caregiver. An adjustable bed can make raising and lowering any individual a cinch, adjusting...
Lift Chairs and Medicare In Today's World
It was in the early nineteen nineties that Medicare stopped reimbursements for electric lift chairs, and will nowadays only reimburse for the chair's motor and lift mechanism. Usually, this comes out to be about three hundred dollars. These chairs are designed in such a way...
Tips for the Elderly to Prevent Injuries this Winter
With winter months approaching, it's time to put the golf clubs and short sleeve shirts away, and break out the winter coats.Â It's also time to start thinking about winter safety, especially when it comes to the elderly. According the the National Institute of Health,...
Choose a Retirement Village With Community Spirit
The older we get the more rapidly things appear to change. Change can make life interesting and keep us young. That said, one aspect of change that is extremely hard to adapt to is the loss of community spirit that most of us enjoyed during...
A Personal Wheelchair Van For Your Individual Needs
When looking for handicap vans you have many choices available. They come in full-sized vans, often loaded with features, and mini-vans that manage to meet the needs of the individual. Buying a handicap van is a major investment; thus, choosing between these two options is...
Amplified Telephones: Tips For Successful Phone Conversations
Amplified Telephones can go a long way toward making phone conversations easier for people with hearing loss, but a great deal depends on the person at the other end of the call. Hearing impairment is a complex and very individual condition, and there is no...
What Is The Best Means Of Self Defense For A Senior Citizen? Personal Alarms
I love my mother. I love my grandma. I would much rather neither of them be the victim of a violent attack. I doubt very much that I am aloneÂ on this. I think that many people care very deeply for one or more senior citizens...
Senior Day Care Center
Many of us find ourselves taking care of elderly parents or other loved ones who're making an attempt to proceed to stay unaided in their very own homes. We may fear about them because that we all know that their stability is poor or their...
Hoveround Review - Get a Hoveround Wheelchair Free
Numerous brands of hoveround electric wheelchairs are available on and offline. Anyone who wants to get a wheelchair, we review the hoveround and there are a number of wonderful options to choose from, but it is better to differentiate between the various features that each...
Old Colony Elder Services Holds Annual Luncheon
OCES' Executive Director, Diana DiGiorgi thanked staff for their work during the past year and elaborated upon several accomplishments over the past year which included the Executive Office of Elder Affairs' re-designation of OCES as an Aging Services Access Point and OCES' response submission having...
What a Single Parent Should Renegotiate With Her Parent
An aging parent can present both a financial and physical challenge for single parents with personal child rearing responsibilities. Among everything else you have the responsibility of keeping yourself well, your children well, and then caring for a parent who is not well. However, if...
The Minefield of 401K Rollover: Deciding on a Retirement Plan
Rollover, as in 401K Rollover and Rollover to IRA, refer to the course of action of depositing the retirement savings of an member of staff to another (re-) investment on maturity.Â The tax implications should be regarded very cautiously by a skilled accountant, specializing in...
How Can Senior Citizens Board and Disembark Buses, Trains and Planes Safely?
Buses, trains and planes were not designed with the physically challenged in mind when boarding them. The first step up, to get inside them, is about a foot off the ground. This is much too high for seniors to navigate, given the limited strength in...
Claudia Schiffer 'needs her nanny'
These days many parents rely on the services of nannies in north London and elsewhere around the globe. Such people help mothers and fathers keep on top of their responsibilities at home and at work. One such individual is German supermodel Claudia Schiffer, who noted...