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Fighting Senior Boredom

For seniors, boredom is more than a fleeting state of mind. It can have serious health consequences and a direct impact on their quality of life, too. That’s why it’s important t...

August 20, 2015

Alan Wu

Top 5 Ways to Infuse Water

As you’ve probably gleaned from our previous article “Stay Hydrated with Clean Bottle This Summer,” Bay Alarm Medical is teaming up with Clean Bottle in order to combat senior dehydrat...

August 4, 2015

Alan Wu

A Day with Meals On Wheels | Bay Alarm Medical

We recently took a drive to Meals on Wheels of San Francisco to donate over 3,000 pairs of Bombas Socks for their Socks 4 Seniors Program. During our visit, we hung out with the MOW team wh...

July 10, 2015

Gjenes Belamide

Reinventing the Image of Aging

Earlier this year, the American Society on Aging (ASA) held their annual conference, Aging in America. Over 3,000 attendees from 50 states and 15 countries traveled to Chicago, IL to partici...

July 7, 2015

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Watching The Second-To-Last Transition

“How do the trees know what to do?” My grandfather was staring out the window, surveying the woods behind his house. We sat at the breakfast table together. I was drinking coffee and rea...

June 29, 2015

Sonya_Mann

The Battle Against Elderly Financial Scams | Bay Alarm Medical Mondays

The issue of elderly financial abuse is something Bay Alarm Medical has continued to discuss over the past year. Financial scams against seniors are pulling over $36 billion annually from th...

June 15, 2015

Alan Wu

36 Life Hacks for Aging in Place

90% of seniors want to stay in their own homes as they grow older according to a study by the National Association of States United for Aging and Disabilities(NASUAD). Aging in place means ...

June 10, 2015

Gjenes Belamide

How To Care For Parents Despite Geographic Distance

Whether your aging parents are a plane-ride away, or just 20 miles that becomes an hour drive in crazy Bay area traffic – geographic distance for adult children helping Mom and Dad is a se...

May 27, 2015

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How We Can All Make The Physical Experience Of Old Age Easier

American adults are tackling something new—caring for each other and being cared for, physically, on a larger scale than ever before. We’re used to hands-on caretaking when it comes to c...

May 22, 2015

Sonya_Mann

Rethinking Old Age For The New Century

Old age doesn’t appear without warning. In the movies you might wake up, face yourself in the mirror, notice the grey hair, and suddenly realize that you’re old. The actual experience is...

May 20, 2015

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