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Stress Management For Seniors Checklist

Stress affects us at all ages and stages in life — no one is immune to it. As we age, we may experience more stress, since many of us worry about our health, our finances, and our spou...

April 26, 2016

Natasha Springer

How To Avoid Medical Alert System Scams

Over the years, seniors have fallen victim to scam artists who exploit their age and vulnerability in order to get money. Thanks to technology, scammers have gotten smarter about how they pr...

April 12, 2016

kayla_quinn

America’s Sickest States

We’ve all seen statistics about illnesses in America – but we wanted to dig even deeper to find out more about the state of health in our country. Beyond the numbers, what are real peopl...

March 27, 2016

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Riskiest States to See a Doctor

Dealing with a medical issue under any circumstance can be difficult for anyone to endure. But receiving improper, unskilled, or negligent treatment from the very medical professional meant ...

March 24, 2016

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Are Medical Alert Systems Tax Deductible?

  As a savvy consumer, you probably like to do your homework before making a new purchase—whether it’s a car, a washing machine, or a medical alert system. You may have already disc...

March 9, 2016

Gjenes Belamide

Three of the Best Books for Senior Citizens – Bay Alarm Medical

  We recently polled our customers and found out an overwhelming 70% of you like to read on a regular basis. Today is also National Read Across America Day, otherwise known as Dr. Seuss...

March 2, 2016

Jasmine Phu

Here’s Why the Image of Aging Deserves R-E-S-P-E-C-T (and How You Can Help)

“I hope I die before I get old.” – “My Generation” by The Who Everywhere we look, we’re inundated with similar messages on how getting older is a bad thing (even though we’re, ...

February 24, 2016

Gjenes Belamide

A Positive Aging Video by Bay Alarm Medical

  Join four seniors—Ed, Isobel, Alfred, and Roz–in this inspirational piece on positive aging as Bay Alarm Medical explores the amazing journeys, reflection, and life wisdom onl...

February 17, 2016

Gjenes Belamide

Why Wireless Home Security Systems Make Sense For Seniors

  The vast majority of seniors want to remain independent and at home. Medical alert systems help make that possible by summoning help quickly in a medical emergency.  But many seniors...

February 10, 2016

Alan Wu

The State of Health in America

The state of health in America is a popular topic, especially as the 2016 presidential election dominates the national news cycle. The health of the average American is as important on the l...

February 3, 2016

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