Products and Services for Caregivers of the Elderly
New Gadget May Provide Answers for Dementia Patients
Amazon's latest electronic device may help with confusion, organization and engagement.

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New Gadget May Provide Answers for Dementia Patients
Amazon's latest interactive electronic device may help dementia patients with some of their confusion and keep them engaged. This gadget may also help caregivers manage repetitive dementia behaviors and stay organized.

A European Device that Could Help Older Americans in the Bathroom
I was so happy with the hygiene devices I experienced during a recent trip to Europe that I installed them in my own bathrooms.

The Best Cell Phone Plans for Seniors
Since cell phones are used for so much more than making calls now, it is important to consider what features and functions a senior will actually use and find a plan that won’t break the bank.

The Toilet Tweak that Can Keep an Older Adult Clean
Several years ago -- after experiencing the pleasure of toilet bidets abroad -- I installed them in my bathrooms at home. What a difference in personal hygiene!

A Christmas Album Designed for People with Alzheimer's
Meet the caregiver who is using Christmas carols and other musical methods to help people with Alzheimer's and their families enjoy life to the fullest.

The Best and Worst Holiday Gifts for Older Adults
For anyone whose aging loved one always says, "Don't worry about getting me a gift this year--I don't need another thing," here's a list of the best and worst holiday gifts for older adults.

5 Good Reasons to Get Your Aging Family Member an iPad
Introducing an older adult to a new technology can enhance their lives tremendously. Check out these top reasons to get your aging family member a tablet computer

Innovative Kitchen Makes Meal Prep Simpler for Seniors
The ChopChop kitchen is one industrial designer's answer to helping seniors age (and cook) in the comfort of their own homes.

Next-Generation Undergarments Defend Against Falls, Infections
Thanks to advances in wearable technology, a new generation of undergarments that defend against falls and infections may soon be available to seniors and their caregivers.







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