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Why Is Coronavirus More Serious In Older People?

Worldwide, confirmed cases of “novel coronavirus” (technically called 2019-nCoV) are increasing daily. The World Health Organization has deemed COVID-19 a pandemic. Unfortunately...

March 20, 2020

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You’re Never Too Old For Seasonal Allergies – Here’s How To Cope

Springtime is beautiful, but seasonal allergy symptoms due to pollen and mold aren’t much fun to deal with. Symptoms that were just slightly annoying at age 30 can be dangerous at age ...

March 18, 2020

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How to Adjust Your Mobile GPS Lanyard

Adjusting the Mobile GPS lanyard is easy! We want to make sure it fits you comfortably, so follow these simple steps to make the lanyard longer or shorter. Remove the lanyard from the Mobile...

March 7, 2020

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Co-Housing Communities:  Seniors Live Independently, But Stay Connected To Others

Have you thought about where you’ll live after you retire? Previous generations dreamed of retiring to Florida, Arizona, or maybe living abroad. But now, many seniors and those nearing...

February 18, 2020

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You’re Not Too Young To Think About Long-Term Care Insurance

According to the AARP, 52% of the people who turn 65 today will develop a health condition that requires long-term care (LTC). Women tend to live longer and have more health problems, so the...

January 27, 2020

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Fire Safety Tips For Seniors

In 2018, ten people in Baton Rouge, LA were killed in house fires during a severe January cold snap.  The majority of those fires were started by heating equipment – space heaters, fi...

January 9, 2020

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Warranty Protection Plan: How To Protect Your Medical Alert Equipment

The Bay Alarm Medical Warranty is a simple protection plan that will cover one replacement of the medical alert base station or device (Mobile GPS, In-Car Device) per calendar year. Lost or ...

January 1, 2020

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Senior Organizations Endorse Medical Alert Devices

With surveys showing that 90% of seniors want to “age in place” senior organizations such as regularly highlights technologies that help improve seniors’ quality of life. S...

December 26, 2019

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Twelve Gift Ideas For Seniors Who (Think) They Have Everything

Ask your parents or grandparents what they want for Christmas/Hanukkah/Kwanza and you’re likely to hear some version of “I have everything I need; don’t waste your money.” That’s a...

December 9, 2019

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Tax Tips For Seniors: Act Now To Lower Your 2020 Tax Bill

April 15, 2020 will be here sooner than you think, so start getting ready now.  Most people don’t start thinking about taxes until sometime after Valentine’s Day. By then, howev...

December 5, 2019

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