Tips for Seniors

Prevent Injuries from Falls

Prevent Injuries from Falls

Tips for SeniorsFalls are the leading cause of injury-related death for adults ages 65 and older. Over 2.5 million people in this age group were treated in emergency departments for injuries from falls in 2013, and falls are the most common cause of traumatic brain...

Senior Safety in Summertime Heat

Senior Safety in Summertime Heat

Tips for SeniorsThe elderly are more prone to heat stress than their younger counterparts. Seniors may have difficulty adapting to changes in temperature, they could have a medical condition, or they could be taking medication that affects the ability to regulate...

Real Life Stories-Strategies for Independent Living

Real Life Stories-Strategies for Independent Living

Tips for SeniorsAging in place can be easy if you choose the right place and plan ahead for future needs. Robert (Bob) and Fran Randolph have done both. The Randolphs live in a spacious condo in the Kentlands neighborhood of Gaithersburg, a welcoming community that is...

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