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Recommended Vision Magnifiers

Most of us struggle with vision as we get older. We buy readers and magnifying glasses just to read the mail. I hand picked these magnfying devices to help enlarge what we need to see as conveniently as possible.
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Recommended eReaders for Seniors with Low Vision Needing Large Print

Recommended Electronic Book Readers

Seniors needing large print to read can use an electronic reader to adjust the font to a larger size. This can eliminate the need for glasses and magnifiers.
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Recommended Security Products

Recommended Security Products

Good security is something you hope you never need, but you're so grateful if you do.
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Recommended Patient Transport

Recommended Patient Transfer Device

A patient transport device gives your caregiver a relatively simply way to move you from room to room. A well-designed patient transport gives you a solid feeling of stability and safety.
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/ / Mobility
Recommended Lift Chair

Recommended Lift Assist Recliner

The Pulaski Montreal Piedra is the top pick for a combination recliner and chair lift device. This chair helps you to stand and to sit by lifting up and forward, and then down and back. This is the lift chair with the battery backup but sells at the price of a chair without one.
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/ / Mobility
Recommended chair assistance devices

Recommended Couch and Chair Stand/Sit Assistance Devices

Getting up and sitting down can be difficult if your knees or back are hurting. Chair lift devices give you the ability to sit and stand with less effort.
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/ / Mobility
Is Senior Helpers a legitimate organization?

Is Senior Helpers a Legitimate Organization?

Some Senior Helpers locations have great reputations. Some have terrible reputations. Here's how you choose.
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/ / Caregivers
How Do I Choose a Rollator?

How to Choose a Rollator

Answer these questions to find a rollator that matches your needs.
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Patients often decline after a hip fracture.

How Preventing a Hip Fracture Can Save Your Life

I didn't realize how close we were to the end when yet another fall resulted in my aunt's broken hip. That hip fracture was the beginning of the end.
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Senior phone check in service

What is a Senior Daily Check-In Service?

A senior daily check-in service calls a senior every day at a certain time. If the senior does not answer after several tries, the service notifies the designated caregivers. With many services, if the caregivers do not respond, the service calls the police to ask for a welfare check on the senior.
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As you stand up, the Seat Assist offers a gentle push. Reverse these pictures for how to use the Seat Assist to sit down.

6 Reliable Devices that Help Someone to Stand Up

Do you have trouble getting to a standing or sitting position? Is an upcoming surgery prompting you to setup  bedroom on the first floor? A Lift Chair Recliner is a comfy recliner on steroids, ready to assist you in every area. Or use simpler devices that help with sitting standing, such as a Seat Assist, a Stand Assist, a Transport Stand Assist, a Toilet Safety Rail, and a Transfer Pole.
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/ / Guide, Mobility
"Free" Elder Care

Is Elder Helpers a Legitimate Organization?

Elder Helpers is a platform that matches volunteers with seniors. It is a great idea that I would endorse, but something seems to have gone wrong.
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/ / Caregivers, Guide
iPad 12.9 inch "reading now"

The Best Book Reader for Seniors Needing Large Print

I found two outstanding book readers for older eyes and shorter patience. Their fonts are big and they are simple to operate.
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/ / Guide, Vision
Security for the elderly living alone.

Security for the Elderly Living Alone

The single most effective way to protect an elderly person living alone is to make him or her an undesirable target. The best break-in is the one that never happens.
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/ / Guide, Security