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Is It Time for Home Care?

Is It Time for Home Care? As loved ones age, it is common for adult children or other family members to begin to worry about the amount of support the senior receives – or doesn’t receiv...

January 16, 2024

Medically Reviewed by: Haley Burress

What to Do If Your Senior Loved One Has Fallen

What to Do If Your Senior Loved One Has Fallen When you get the call that your senior loved one has fallen, panic sets in. Falls are scary for seniors and their loved ones, no matter if it h...

January 11, 2024

Medically Reviewed by: Haley Burress

Best Mother’s Day Gifts 2023

Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and if you haven’t yet figured out what to get mom, don’t worry – there are plenty of great gift ideas out there that will make he...

May 5, 2023

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Can A Medical Alert Help A Non-English Speaker?

YES! Communication during an emergency can be difficult for non-English speakers or for bilingual people. Anyone who is injured, scared, or in danger may have trouble explaining the situatio...

March 22, 2023

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What If My Loved One Falls And Is Unconscious?

For seniors and their loved ones, even a “minor” fall could be a warning sign of health and mobility issues that need to be addressed before a more severe fall happens. The quality of li...

February 16, 2023

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Beware of the Medical Alert Phone Scams

What is the scam? At Bay Alarm Medical, we’ve received reports that from time to time, competitors will use phone numbers that are very close to ours, and perhaps other companies as we...

July 7, 2022

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Planning to Take Care of a Senior During COVID-19? Read This First.

With 41% of COVID deaths linked to long-term care facilities, more families are moving their loved ones home. It’s no wonder. Long-term care facilities account (LCTF) for just 8% of al...

September 29, 2020

Alan Wu

Hurricane Michael: How to Keep Your Loved One Safe

Almost one week after Hurricane Michael’s (Category 4 storm) landfall, more than 1 million residents have been affected by power loss, damaged property, and even losing their home enti...

October 15, 2018

Bay Alarm Medical

How To Talk To Your Parents About Medical Alert Systems

Falling – it’s the fear of every adult with elderly parents. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) says that three million older people are treated in hospital emergency rooms for inj...

September 18, 2018

Bay Alarm Medical

5 Ways to Avoid Helicopter Behavior with Your Senior Parent

They raise you, loved you, and kept you safe. Now, your parent is older, more at-risk for falls and elder scams, and showing signs that concern you and warrant your involvement in daily deci...

June 26, 2018

Linsey Knerl

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