Typically winter is thought of as a particularly dangerous time for seniors falling and getting injured, largely because of ice and snow present when walking outdoors. Yet the warm summer season comes with its own risks for tumbles and accidents.
Keep these summertime fall hazards in mind for yourself or an elder loved one:
Chances are that you’ll spend more time outdoors in the summer, so health care professionals recommend these tips so you can to stay safe out there and enjoy yourself fully.
Family caregiver and author Lisa J. Shultz talks about how she starts the new year to have enough energy for caregiving.
If you aren't sure what elder care is and how your role as a family caregiver fits in, we've outlined different types of care in this article.
We have our top five blogs based on readership in 2019. Take a look at this list to review topics from bathroom hazards to caregiving myths.