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Primary Features of Assisted Living

Primary Features of Assisted Living

Thinking of moving your elderly parents to an assisted living center? You should find a center where they can fit in and easily adapt themselves to the environment and the lifestyle. Here are some common and widely availed features which are offered by many assisted living centers out there. Pets Are Allowed Most of the… read more

Vision Safety for Senior Drivers

Vision Safety for Senior Drivers

If you are an elderly person, your vision may start getting impaired, and affect your ability to drive. Here are some things which you should take care of for better and safer vision when on the road. Do you use eyeglasses when driving? Make sure that the number is correct. In some cases, it may… read more

Dealing with Slower Reaction Times and Distractions when Driving

Dealing with Slower Reaction Times and Distractions when Driving

You are growing old, and driving has become too much of a task for you. That’s not surprising, because as you age, changes in your health affect your ability to drive, the most common of which are slow reaction times. Here is how you can improve your driving experience, minimizing the effect of deteriorating health.… read more

Safe Driving Tips for Seniors

Driving in old age might be a risk if you are undergoing physical and behavioral changes. But you can minimize the risks, and still continue to drive by practicing some safety tips. Before you leave your home Plan your route only on those roads and streets which you are familiar with. Drive on routes on… read more

Talking with Your Parents about Aging

Talking with Your Parents about Aging

Aging parents have to go through a lot of physical and psychological changes, all of which may not even be welcoming. It’s good to talk to your parents about this so that they feel comfortable and know they have your back. You may want to avoid the conversation, but it is better to get over… read more

Stopping Your Elderly Parents from Driving: Your Last Resorts

Stopping Your Elderly Parents from Driving: Your Last Resorts

Senior driving is unsafe even if the aged person claims that they can still drive pretty well. If you can spot any of the warning signs with their driving, then it is definitely time for them to stop driving at all. Unfortunately, some of your parents may be too bent and absolutely refuse to give… read more

Why is Driving Riskier for Seniors?

Why is Driving Riskier for Seniors?

Are your parents growing old? Have they given up on their car keys or do they still drive? Technically, there is no fixed age at which a person should stop driving, but changes in the behavior and driving habit might serve as triggering signs. So, for instance if your parents don’t remember routes or have… read more

Unsafe Senior Driving: Warning Signs

Unsafe Senior Driving

You parents are growing old, and still haven’t given up their car keys. Should you continue to let them drive, or is it time for you to snatch away their luxury? Closely observe their driving and make sure you don’t spot any of these warning signs. New dents and scraps on the car Can you… read more

Transportation Options for Seniors

Transportation Options for Seniors

If you are a senior citizen who cannot drive anymore due to declining health, and don’t want to rely on your relatives or friends for your daily commuting needs. How can you manage going from one place to another without being a burden on them or anyone? There are several transportation options available for senior… read more