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How to Help Aging Parents Without Overstepping Boundaries

Helping your aging parents just enough, but not too much, can make it tough to strike a balance that preserves your relationship and their independence as much as possible. If you’re not sure what to do, here are ways to help aging parents without overstepping boundaries: Know their relationship styles. Not all parents have the […]

Keeping Seniors Warm

As temperatures start to drop throughout winter, it becomes more important to make sure our beloved seniors are kept safe and warm. While you might believe that seniors are just characteristically warm-blooded, some science backs up elderly cold intolerance and their vulnerability to sudden temperature changes. As people age, their skin begins to lose elasticity […]

Sovrinti, Inc. Begins Pilot Program with Outreach Health

Sovrinti’s smart home sensing and data analytics provide Outreach Health with continuous Data of Daily Living to improve senior care at home. We seek to provide the most comprehensive and highest quality of outcome-based care and believe the Sovrinti system will help us achieve that goal for our clients.” — John David Ball Waco, Texas-based […]

Effective Ways to Keep Organized

1. Keep Essentials in a Designated Spot It’s normal for an older loved one to forget things from time to time. So, it’s best to place their keys, wallets, and cash in a single location. Here is why: They don’t have to search for them every time they need them. It’s much easier for your […]

Symptoms of Heat Stroke and Ways to Take Precaution

Older people are susceptible to the harmful effects of hot weather. According to a Climate Central analysis, 12,000 Americans die each year from heat-related causes, and over 80% are above 60. There is an increased risk of heat-related illness, such as heat exhaustion. Also, a potentially lethal condition known as heatstroke for older persons throughout […]

Home Safety for Seniors

Our homes provide warmth, familiarity, and feelings of continued independence and safety. With more and more seniors living independently, it has become more critical to make sure that they are safe at home. According to a study by the Federal Housing Administration, 90% of most homeowners advancing their retirement age wish to still reside in […]