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Fall 2018 Seniors Helping Seniors Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to our 2018 Winners! We are always so proud and inspired by the entries we receive, from young adults sharing their stories of how they help the senior in their lives and/or ...

November 21, 2018

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Fall 2018 Seniors Helping Seniors Spring Scholarship – 3rd Place Winner

In the heart of my city there lies a run-down rest home surrounded by cracked sidewalks, bushy trees, and a scraggly creek trickling by. As you walk inside you’re encompassed by white wall...

November 11, 2018

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Fall 2018 Seniors Helping Seniors Spring Scholarship – 2nd Place Winner

As I sat in my grandfather’s thrift store, I would smell the fumes of the old store, the scent of rust and polish making a place for itself in the air. As a small child I would walk the ai...

November 11, 2018

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Fall 2018 Seniors Helping Seniors Spring Scholarship – 1st Place Winner

Expanding the Horizons for High Schoolers and Senior Citizens Alike Beginning my junior year in high school I started to experience the joys of working with an underrepresented group of peop...

November 11, 2018

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Nurse Confessions

Nurses could be considered the backbone of the health care profession. Think about it: When you visit a physician’s office, hospital, urgent care clinic, or other health care facility, you...

October 22, 2018

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Medicare Changes Will Help Many Seniors Stay Healthier & Wealthier

In 2011, the New York Times published an opinion piece titled “How Medicare Fails the Elderly.” The author described his struggle to get his mother the care she needed versus the...

October 17, 2018

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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

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Bay Alarm Medical Gives Back to American Cancer Society

The Bay Alarm Medical family is proud to announce our continued efforts in spreading breast cancer awareness by donating a portion of our proceeds from the month of October to the American C...

October 11, 2018

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5 Ways Seniors Can Prepare for an Emergency

2018 was a headline-making year for disasters. Between fires, gas leaks, and hurricanes, there wasn’t a news day that didn’t include devastating reports of families being forced from the...

September 28, 2018

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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

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