Do Medical Alert Systems Require A Landline ? Since starting this blog, I have been talking to a lot of people about medical alert systems, and the vast majority thought that you need a landline. I have to admit, I did too when we first looked with my mom. Not...
What Is A Fall Detector ? And how to choose one ? If you have been looking to purchase a Medical Alert System, you may have noticed that a lot of them have an “add-on” called a Fall Detection, and usually at some additional cost to the basic rate. I...
What Are Medical Alert Systems ? Now that my mother has turned a sprightly 90 yrs old, and is still trying to get into trouble, I decided to do some research into what are medical alert systems, who benefits from having them, and why we may wish to have one. What are...
250+ Senior Safety Tips And Ideas On How To Fall-proof Your Home Over the last 2 1/2 years, my mom has unfortunately slipped, and fallen twice. Luckily, Mom has not really seriously hurt herself, although this last time she has bruised her ribs, and it has dented her...
Monitoring Aging Parents From Afar: A Helpful Guide To 40+ Systems Living with my elderly mom, I know pretty much what she is getting into during the day. But for adults who have elderly parents with whom they don’t live, a lot of time and energy can be spent...
Welcome ! I’m Gareth. This site is where I share all the stuff I have learned, as my elderly parents’ caregiver, of over 10 years. I hope it will be of use to you and your parents, and that you find what you are looking for !
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