Tag Archives: mobility

Types of Mechanical Lifts for Homes

Unfortunately, one of the many consequences of growing older is the fact that many seniors lose their mobility. While they may not end up completely in a wheelchair, or bed-bound, many seniors do struggle with walking and getting up and … Continue reading

Posted in Mobility, Technology For Seniors | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Types of Mechanical Lifts for Homes

The Difference between Paraplegia and Quadriplegia

Paraplegia and quadriplegia are two completely different issues that result from a myriad of spinal cord injuries. They both refer to a type of paralysis that can occur in someone of any age as a result of an injury to … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Mobility | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on The Difference between Paraplegia and Quadriplegia

Safety Tips for Seniors who Use Public Transportation

Public transportation is an easy, inexpensive, and environmentally friendly way to travel. No matter if you are at home or on a fun vacation, public transportation can really help you save money. Plus, it is environmentally friendly for the planet, … Continue reading

Posted in Activities, Caregiver, Mobility, Tips for Seniors | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Safety Tips for Seniors who Use Public Transportation

Tips for Seniors: Grocery Shopping

Eating healthy is key to living a long and fruitful life. Without the proper food choices, you could put your body at risk for developing infections and diseases. Eating healthy is often really difficult though. Processed foods often appear cheaper … Continue reading

Posted in Activities, Nutrition, Tips for Seniors | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Tips for Seniors: Grocery Shopping

Wheelchair Safety Tips for Seniors

Wheelchairs can be very useful for seniors with mobility problems, but they are only useful if they are safe. Using an unsafe wheelchair can do more harm than good so it is important for seniors and family caregivers to follow … Continue reading

Posted in Tips for Caregivers, Tips for Seniors | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Wheelchair Safety Tips for Seniors

Tips for Choosing the Right Wheelchair for Your Elderly Loved One

Choosing the right wheelchair for your elderly loved one is important as you want to be sure that they are comfortable and safe at all times. There are several different types of wheelchairs available, therefore family caregivers should know their … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Homecare Services, Mobility, Tips for Caregivers, Tips for Seniors | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Tips for Choosing the Right Wheelchair for Your Elderly Loved One