Falls: The Most Common Accidents For Those 65 and Older

According to RoSPA, the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents, falling accounts for 71% of all fatal accidents to those 65 and older, and 54% of all injuries. Although there certainly are other accidents that occur, the lion’s share … Continued

Household Items That Put The Elderly At Risk

Before reading through the list of potentially hazardous objects below, it is very important understand that these objects are not to be forbidden from being in a home of the elderly. In fact, many of the items are essential amenities … Continued

Ways to Stop Elder Abuse

Whether you realize it or not, elder abuse is something the occurs all too often. A good portion of elder abuse instances take place in nursing homes and assisted living facilities, while most others occur in hospitals as a result … Continued

Valentine’s Day Activities for Seniors

As the years go on, certain holidays tend to lose their value. One of the holidays that is easily overlooked is Valentine’s Day. The good news is that there is plenty you can do to spice up Valentine’s Day this … Continued

How to Find a Good Nursing Home Abuse Attorney

Nursing home abuse is not the type of thing that you should try and take on yourself. If you notice that a loved one has suffered some type of nursing home injury then it is important that you get help … Continued

Gift Ideas for Aging Parents

Choosing the right gift for someone can be really difficult, especially if that special someone is an aging parent. It can be hard to choose something that you think they will enjoy and that will also be practical. If you … Continued

How to Pick a Good Rest Home

Helping a loved one move into a new rest home can be a really difficult process. There are a lot of things to adjust to and more than anything you want to make sure you choose the right place. If … Continued

What Types of Injuries Can Occur in a Nursing Home

Before you enter a family member into a nursing home it is important that you are familiar with the types of injuries that can occur, so that you can identify any potential abuse in the future. Here are a few … Continued