Telehealth – One Way (of Many) Senior Loved Ones’ Health Can Benefit from Technology

Family caregivers are quickly learning how valuable technology can be in their everyday lives as they are caring for their senior loved ones and their own families. They are asking Alexa or Google Assistant to lend them a hand by turning on soothing music, switching on the lights in a dark room, or even ordering … Read moreTelehealth – One Way (of Many) Senior Loved Ones’ Health Can Benefit from Technology

7 Great CES 2018 Themes for Family Caregivers of Seniors

CES 2018 — the big innovation showcase — is history, the sore feet are rested, and we’ve had a chance to ponder the implications of everything we encountered. It is still exhausting to think of it all! We found a lot to like for family caregivers of senior adults, some of it here now, much … Read more7 Great CES 2018 Themes for Family Caregivers of Seniors

Healthy Aging Action Plan in the New Year for Seniors and Their Family Caregivers

No matter our age, we want to be healthy now and stay healthy in the future. As family caregivers of aging parents, grandparents, and other family members, we can help facilitate a healthy lifestyle to improve our senior loved ones’ health, especially when they are faced with chronic diseases. When they are present, high blood … Read moreHealthy Aging Action Plan in the New Year for Seniors and Their Family Caregivers

Home Robots Everywhere at #CES2018 in All Shapes, Sizes, and Functions (Almost)

Robots have gone from the pages of science fiction into every room of the home (yes, even the bathroom). At CES 2018 we encountered hundreds of robots in all sorts of shapes, from simple little boxes to cute human-like forms. Robots intended for home use can be small enough to fit in the palm of … Read moreHome Robots Everywhere at #CES2018 in All Shapes, Sizes, and Functions (Almost)

6 WHOAs from #CES2018 – Before It Officially Starts

It hasn’t even started yet, but CES 2018 has already fulfilled its promise of WHOA, several times over! We’ve come to expect a lot of innovation and excitement from our visits to CES, but we don’t recall seeing so much before the show even officially opens. How’s that? There are a day and a half … Read more6 WHOAs from #CES2018 – Before It Officially Starts

CTA Researches Impacts of Technology on Family Caregivers

Family caregivers have long played a crucial role in enabling older adults to realize their wish to live independently in the home of their choice. That role is gaining in importance with the explosive growth of the senior population, which means there are more older adults than ever before, living longer than ever before – … Read moreCTA Researches Impacts of Technology on Family Caregivers