We usually know which of our choices are the healthier ones but how often are those the ones we select? Be honest now! Of course we want to be healthy but often our decisions belie that objective. Somehow wellness is less motivating than the options we’re choosing. Consumers’ failure to choose the healthy path is … Read moreDriving Healthy Consumer Choices – Tech & Healthcare Industry Roles
Many caregivers find themselves in the role of their lifetime. They enjoy the sense of purpose and fulfillment that caring for a senior loved one gives them. Sometimes, however, we could all use a little help from our friends (or even strangers!). You may feel that your caregiving responsibilities can be more than you can … Read moreCaregiver to Caregiver Support – Get Help Then Give to Pay It Forward
Smartphones have become an essential part of life for many of us, as we’ve come to rely on all they can do for us and live with all they do to us. If anything, these devices will be playing even greater roles in our future, as they become control centers for our homes and – … Read moreGot a New Smartphone? Know a Senior Who Could Use Your Old One?
We have been advocates for some time about the need to stay physically active as we age. We feel strongly that it will benefit both family caregivers and seniors to be active each day in activities that you enjoy. Therefore, we are happy to support the International Council on Active Aging’s (ICAA) celebration of Active … Read moreActive Aging Week – Promote Senior Health & Let the Adventure Begin!
4.8 million senior adults in the US face food insecurity. Is it possible your senior loved ones are included in that number without you realizing it? How would you know? If they are, what could you do to help them? Senior hunger is an issue of emphasis for us at Senior Care Corner® because it … Read moreTalking Senior Hunger with the National Council on Aging on the Senior Care Corner Show
All of us who have siblings, no matter if it is one or a dozen, know what it is like to wonder how people who were raised under one roof can be so very different. Family caregivers also experience amazement at how siblings can be so different in their ability and desire to be caregivers … Read moreMaking Family Caregiving Work – A Sibling Tale of Understanding
When we dream of the future, does an image of the Jetsons come into your mind? Back in the 1960s we thought we would be driving cars in the air and have our meals magically appear from the wall. We all thought we would get a robot maid like Rosie too! That future – well … Read moreRobot Caregivers: Assistance on the Way for Seniors & Family Caregivers
Where there’s a will there’s a way is something we’ve all heard, but this time we’re looking at it differently and referring to a last will and testament. We all should be thinking about executing a will if we haven’t created one yet, but it’s especially true for our seniors and us as their family … Read moreWhere There’s a Will There’s a Way & That Way is the One We Designate
We’re being inundated with electronic information these days. We have many devices, our smartphones, tablets, computers and wearable devices, that connect us with the wider world. You may use your smartphone to help you be a more effective caregiver. Many of us do so, perhaps without even realizing it. Smartphones can be one of a … Read morePersonal Health Data Dashboard – Set Up Your Senior’s Patient Portal