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Alert1 on Senior Care in America

by Shayne Fitz-Coy

Seniors in the U.S. elder care system struggle. Accepting the aging process and valuing our caregivers is a start out of this struggle.

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Why Are Medical Alert Systems So Popular?

by Tracy Layden

If given the choice, seniors choose to remain safe and independent. Medical alert systems make aging in place the best and most popular choice.

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Medical Alert Systems vs. Senior Assisted Living

by Shayne Fitz-Coy

Alert1 or assisted living? This guide will help you make the right choice for your loved one.

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13 Medical Alert System Terms You Should Know

by Shayne Fitz-Coy

Need safety and protection 24/7? Unsure where to start? Alert1’s 13 key terms will help you make an informed decision about a medical alert system.

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Champions of Aging in Place: Best Home Care’s Andre Best

by Shayne Fitz-Coy

From attorney to union president to founder of Best Home Care, Andre Best creates safety and independence for senior Minnesotans aging in place.

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7 Ways to Convince Dad to Get Medical Alert System

by Shayne Fitz-Coy

It’s time for the talk. Not THAT talk but it’s time for a talk with Dad to finally get a medical alert system.

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In Defense of Life Alert ®

by Shayne Fitz-Coy

With their cheesy ads and infamous tagline, Life Alert improved the medical alert system industry. Alert1 defends the good things Life Alert has done.

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Weightlifting is a Workout for Seniors Too

by Shayne Fitz-Coy

There are many ways to exercise good fall prevention and senior safety. Weight training is a comprehensive approach that improves bone health and balance.

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Aging in Place: 5 Things You Didn't Know

by Shayne Fitz-Coy

What is aging in place? Why is it important? How can Alert1 medical alert systems help with aging in place? How can friends and family help?

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The "New Shoes" Fall Prevention System for Seniors

by Shayne Fitz-Coy

Fall prevention begins with proper footwear. Learn how purchasing your loved one a new pair of shoes increases a safe home environment as they age in place.

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