Disability Safety: Keeping Your Home Secure

Being disabled or elderly can often make it difficult to navigate around your own home. Accessibility and mobility become difficult, and you become prone to more accidents in your bathroom, on the stairs or even at your front door. Besides installing our assistive technology products in your home such as wheelchair lifts, platforms and ramps, [...]

How to Fight Cognitive Decline

Alzheimer’s and dementia can be scary to a spouse or loved one, especially when they are unprepared. One is more likely to develop these diseases if their thinking and memory is on the decline, especially when they have nothing to boost or maintain these cognitive function. As your senior gets older, it is important to [...]

How NOT to hire an In-Home Caregiver for your Loved One

Being a caregiver for a loved one can be an incredibly stressful experience. If you’ve finally reached the point in your journey, when you can no longer physically and mentally meet the demands of caregiving, it may be time to start looking for a qualified in-home caregiver. But before you set out to find your [...]

By | 2016-08-23T14:56:14+00:00 July 27th, 2016|Caregiver Tips, Senior Care, Tips|0 Comments

Eating Healthy Reduces Risk of Dementia

Dementia and Alzheimer’s are both neurodegenerative diseases that cause progressive damage to cognitive functioning, which cause confusion and memory loss. Although there are no cures to these diseases and they cannot be completely prevented, there are ways to reduce the risk. Besides keeping your parent’s mind sharp with social and mental activities, there is one [...]

5 Tips On How to Deal With A Parent With Dementia or Alzheimer’s

You saw the signs, or maybe you didn’t, but either way, it’s here. You don’t realize that it’s one of your biggest fears until it happens: they’re no longer themselves, or worse, they can’t remember who you are. But, all is not lost. Here are 5 tips on how to deal with a parent who [...]

4 Tips for Caring for Elderly Parents

If you suddenly find yourself caring for a disabled parent, you’re in good company. Currently, there are more than 60 million families taking care of an aging or disabled parent. Though the development of and circulation of useful technology has somewhat eased the physical and emotional stress often associated with taking care of an elderly [...]

3 Brain Training Games for Dementia and Alzheimer’s Patients

A game a day keeps memory decline at bay… Games aren't always just a means of entertainment, in some cases, they’re just what the doctor prescribed. In fact, researched has continued to point to games as a means of slowing the progression of Alzheimer’s or dementia. For people suffering from these degenerative diseases, this is [...]

By | 2017-02-13T17:42:33+00:00 May 24th, 2016|Senior Care|0 Comments

“Splish, splash I was takin’ a bath”

The old Bobby Darin hit “Splish, Splash” made a bathroom sound fun. There was a-splishin' and a-splashin' Reelin' with the feelin' Movin' and a-groovin' Rockin' and a-rollin', yeah, yeah For many of us, the “movin’ and a-groovin’” is a little more dangerous the older we get and we hope “a-splishin’ and a-splashin’” isn’t from a [...]

By | 2017-02-13T17:42:33+00:00 March 2nd, 2015|Caregiver Tips, Disability, DisAbility Solutions, Tips|0 Comments

Introducing Stander Mobility Products

Stander is a company focused on helping people "Be Independent." The proud manufacturer of over 40 innovative mobility aids, Stander offers home care safety products for the bathroom, bedroom, living room and car. Stander products are innovative and made with "Grandma Essie" in mind.   In fact, the original Stander Products were made FOR "Grandma [...]