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2017 – Seniors Helping Seniors Spring Scholarship – 2nd Place Winner

One of my best friends for the past five years has been a 98 year-old woman named Sylvia.  For my Bat Mitzvah, I needed a community service project; something that would truly make a differ...

June 6, 2017

Bay Alarm Medical

2016 Seniors Helping Seniors Spring Scholarship – 3rd Place Winner

What started as a project turned into a collection of unforgettable memories and friendships. At my high school, we are required to complete a project during the 11th and 12th grade. Each st...

June 5, 2017

Bay Alarm Medical

2016 Seniors Helping Seniors Spring Scholarship – 2nd Place Winner

The most important lesson I’ve learned from Bernice over the years is to never doubt yourself. If you stay true to what you believe in nothing can stop you. She also taught me that just be...

June 1, 2017

Bay Alarm Medical

Spring 2017 – Seniors Helping Seniors Spring Scholarship – 1st Place Winner

The first place $2,500 scholarship was awarded to Alex Carpenter, who is currently a junior at Luther College, studying to become a Geriatric Physical Therapist. Starting my freshman year of...

June 1, 2017

Bay Alarm Medical

2017 Seniors Helping Seniors Spring Scholarship – 3rd Place Winner

[Layne, was awarded Bay Alarm Medical’s 3rd place winner for the 2017 Scholarship program. She will be studying Kinesiology & Exercise Science at Campbell University.] In 2016, I b...

May 9, 2017

Bay Alarm Medical

Senior Hearing Loss: How To Recognize & Cope With It

Who would have thought that the Woodstock generation would now be out pricing hearing aids?  Their elders at the time warned them about that “loud rock and roll” and predicted t...

May 6, 2017

Tom Dahm

Senior Sleep Disorders: Are You Dreaming About A Good Night’s Sleep?

Many seniors say they can’t remember the last time they had a good night’s sleep. Senior sleep disorders have many causes, and some may be easy to correct. Still, the majority of...

May 6, 2017

Bay Alarm Medical

Volunteering Benefits Seniors & Their Communities

For an increasing number of seniors, retirement isn’t so much a “time to stop working” as it is a “time to stop working for pay.” More than 20 million seniors v...

May 6, 2017

Bay Alarm Medical

5 Signs It’s Time For A Medical Alert System

Has a loved one suffered a fall or other injury while at home recently? Or are you only looking for medical alert system information for mom and dad because they’re still active and in...

March 9, 2017

Bay Alarm Medical

Will Wearing A Medical Alert Button Make Me Look Old?

Grumpy Grandpa,  Last month, I tripped over my new puppy and sprained my ankle. It wasn’t a bad fall, but it really got me worried. What if it had happened at the top of the steps? I ...

March 7, 2017

Larisa Thomason

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