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  • Top mobility aids for seniors

    Oct 22, 2018 | Posted by the Editor, SeniorInsider

    With the assistance from a mobility aid or two, you can do your best to fight back against the years. While living every day can be an adventure, getting older can definitely have its challenges. That being said, you can choose to do everything possible to make the aging process easier and less disruptive.

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  • Tips for minimizing your motorized scooter costs

    Oct 22, 2018 | Posted by the Editor, SeniorInsider

    One of the most challenging aspects of aging is feeling like you are starting to lose your independence as you start to look into options to support your mobility like a motorized scooter or wheelchair lift. Of course, what you define as your independence might differ from what someone else defines as his or hers. While the causes might be different, when you get down to the heart of the matter, losing mobility is near the top of everyone’s list when it comes to the feeling of independence.

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  • How to achieve pain free diabetes testing

    Oct 22, 2018 | Posted by the Editor, SeniorInsider

    When you undergo diabetes testing for glucose monitoring, it can be painful since you have to get a drop of blood from your finger.  While some people don’t mind this method of testing, others find it to be very unpleasant. Unfortunately, when this test is painful, it those with diabetes are more likely to skip regular testing, which is important to maintaining good health.  The good news is that new methods of diabetes testing have been developed which are virtually pain free.  

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  • Online medical supplies and wholesale medical supplies - Selecting a medical equipment vendor

    Oct 22, 2018 | Posted by the Editor, SeniorInsider

    When it comes time to make important decisions regarding online medical supplies and wholesales medical supplies, there are a few important factors to take into consideration.  In this article, we will look at some of what you should consider when you are looking to buy your supplies.  There are several factors that must be placed at the top of your list, such as reliability, price and access to the latest and best in medical supplies.  After all, if your vendor isn’t able to meet your needs in this regard, it might be time to find another vendor!  

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  • Is an automatic pill dispenser a good investment?

    Oct 22, 2018 | Posted by the Editor, SeniorInsider

    Remembering to take prescription medication can be a big task—big enough that you may have considered a new automatic pill dispenser, either for yourself or for your parents or other loved one. Because many medications have extremely precise instructions as far as when and how to take them, remembering the exact schedule can be grueling. It can, however, become much easier with an automatic pill dispenser.

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  • How can I get a motorized scooter or electronic scooter?

    Oct 22, 2018 | Posted by the Editor, SeniorInsider

    The simple fact is that the electronic scooter or mobility scooter has transformed the landscape of what is possible in the world of senior mobility.  Today’s modern scooter effectively allows people to get around easier and more effectively than ever before, thanks, in no small part, to the mobility scooter.  In this article, we will look at the electronic scooter, how it has increased mobility and how you can get a mobility scooter of your own. 

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  • Gaining a basic understanding of stair lifts

    Oct 22, 2018 | Posted by Editor, SeniorInsider

    Are you currently considering adding stair lifts to your home? If so, you are not alone. The term “aging in place” refers to a person’s ability to continue to live in his or her current residence as he or she ages. This is a wonderful concept, but not always realistic. Sometimes long-term healthcare issues get in the way, while other times it is mobility that becomes the issue. There is an option that can help with mobility if you happen to live in a multi-story home. If you live in such a home, would like to continue to live there, but are facing issues with navigating the stairs, then it is time for you to learn about mobility aid options.

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  • Why your parent should have a medical alert system

    Oct 22, 2018 | Posted by the Editor, SeniorInsider

    Providing your elderly loved one with a medical alert could conceivably save their life. Many seniors have experienced falls in their own home, rendering them unable to get to a phone and call for help for hours or even days, yet a simple medical alert device could have allowed them to get help almost immediately. In the interest of peace of mind for you and the safety of your loved one, you should definitely look into a medical alert system.

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  • Choosing a medical alert system

    Oct 22, 2018 | Posted by the Editor, SeniorInsider

    While it is something that you hope you will never need, having the ability to send medical alerts in an emergency situation could provide peace of mind for you and your family. There are a variety of options available for sending medical alerts, so it makes sense to understand them relative to your situation in order to choose an alert system that matches your needs and lifestyle.

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  • 5 tips for purchasing an adult mobility scooter

    Oct 22, 2018 | Posted by

    Having an adult mobility scooter or an adult electronic scooter can work wonders for greatly increasing your overall senior mobility and that is an exciting prospect. The truth is that with an adult mobility scooter, you will be able to do things, go places and enjoy a level of mobility that previously may have been unrealistic for you. This is the reason that so many people have purchased an adult electronic scooter in recent years. In this article, we will look at five important tips for purchasing an adult mobility scooter of your own.

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