The hot weather can be oppressive for anyone.  But for certain demographics it can actually be dangerous.  In fact, a few years ago a study entitled Summer Temperature Variability and Long-Term Survival Among Elderly People with Chronic Disease, put out by the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA (PNAS) found that:…

Filing taxes is never easy for anyone.  People have differing levels of challenges with it and some get so overwhelmed that they avoid it altogether.  Last year though, the Office for the Belmont Aging Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) program in Belmont aided 549 Allegany County seniors file their 2018 taxes.  The savings amount…

Our parents always asked that we listen to them, but what happens when they refuse to listen to us? Some adult children are finding that their parents don’t always know best when it comes to their diet, driving, housing, medication and more. Research out of Penn State University, the New Jersey Institute for Successful Aging and the Rowan University…

Seniors, the elderly, loneliness, isolation; these are all words often used together.  It is a very common problem for people to feel alone as they age which unfortunately only worsens since the elderly friends they do have, pass away.  People are often trying to create programs or brainstorm ideas on how to tackle this issue. …

In this video, Mike Teselle of Roseville talks about how Alexa can help the elderly and improve their quality of life.  Voice controlled technology is helping those with poor vision to control their lights, ask for assistance, or find out what the weather is like. It can be a real life changer as disabilities set on…

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