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Best Tips and Strategies for Seniors to Prevent Falling

by Matt Myers

About one out of every four people over the age of 65, and nearly half of people over the age of 80, fall each year. You should have a plan in place to get help if you take a serious fall and become injured, but the best plans start with strategies for preventing falls in the first place.

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Why Some Seniors Struggle with Digital Technology – and Why Alert1 is Different

by Matt Myers

Understanding digital technology is an important part of participating in the world, but many new technologies leave seniors behind. In 2019, a survey discovered that around one-third of adults over age 65 had never used the Internet.

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How to Know When It’s Time to Take Smartphones Away from Seniors

by Matt Myers

Each winter, media outlets rush to make predictions for the coming year, trying to stake out territory in not-yet-realized trends. Late in 2019, the Washington Post published its annual In/Out List for 2020, and something there caught our attention.

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Let Alert1 Help You Respond to Cold, Flu, and Coronavirus Symptoms

by Matt Myers

Most everybody including seniors are evaluating every cough, sniffle, and scratch at the back of the throat and asking themselves: Is this a symptom of coronavirus?

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Shortness of Breath: Another Reason to Have an Alert1 Medical Device

by Matt Myers

If you’ve ever had difficulty breathing, you’ve experienced shortness of breath. Known medically as dyspnea, the experience often includes feeling an intense tightness in the chest while having the sensation of suffocating.

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Aging and Sleep - How Seniors Can Get Better Sleep

by Mary Sweeney

Just because you're getting older doesn't mean you can't get a good night's sleep. Learn how you can get your sleeping routine back in check!

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Senior Downsizing 101: How to Plan for Your Big Move

by Mike Longsdon

Is your home starting to feel more like a burden? Start planning your senior downsize with these helpful tips!

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What Makes an Effective Retirement Plan?

by Amanda Greene

Are you prepared for your retirement? It's never too early or late to start planning! We have provided some tips on how to make your plan effective and successful.

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What Do You Do With Alert1 Kids in the Office?

by Abi Delker

What do you get when you combine kids,games, learning, medical alerts, and a dash of cuteness? Read on to find out!

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Bridging the Generational Divide: 9 Tips for Connecting with a Younger Caregiver

by Deborah Swanson

Would you like to connect with your caregiver but don't know how to start? Here are some tips to get you on the right path!

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