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Aging-in-Place Technology

Everyone wants to age in place, and today’s technological advances are providing seniors greater opportunity to stay home during years when physical or health ailments might normally dictate a move to a nursing home. Maintaining an independent lifestyle is... » Read More

The Power of a PERS

One of the many invaluable technologies helping people age at home is the PERS device. The technology has existed in a basic form since the mid-1970’s, originating in the United States with a device first manufactured by American International Telephone Company in... » Read More
Preventing Falls

Preventing Falls

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: One-third of Americans age 65 and older experience a fall each year. Falls are the leading cause of fatal injury; every 29 minutes an older person dies as a result of falling. Even falls that cause... » Read More

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