Elder Care, Personal Safety
July 26, 2021
Recent research shows that falls are the leading cause of hospitalizations and accidental deaths in people over sixty-five years old. Unfortunately, many of those cases involved head injuries. In fact, at least 56,000 seniors are brought to the hospital for fall-related head injuries every year. If you’re a caregiver, it’s essential to know the signs...Read more
December 29, 2020
The pros and cons of having a medical bracelet, and everything you need to know before you buy While people have been using medical ID tags as far back as the early 1950s, the technology and design behind these bracelets have continued to evolve. Today, many medical alert bracelets feature a wearable USB, QR code,...
June 15, 2020
“Help! I’ve fallen and I can’t get up!” – a slogan that has become as permanently ingrained in our memories as “Got Milk?” or “Just Do It” from Nike. Life Alert Emergency Response is one of the earliest and most successful pioneers of their industry with continued widespread use and remains a household name. They...