Category: Home and Safety

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Home and Safety

Winter Safety for Seniors

Older adults tend to feel the cold more than younger folks, and the cold may have a greater negative effect

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Home and Safety

When the Power Goes Out

When the power goes out in cold weather, older adults are especially vulnerable. A few precautions taken early can keep

Home safety and falls
Home and Safety

Fall Prevention Tips

Falls are a leading cause of injury and illness for seniors. In fact, 40 percent of all nursing home admissions

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Home and Safety

UV Safety

July is the perfect month to talk about sun and UV safety. The sun is bright and the temperatures hot,