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Category Archives: Senior News
There is a French electronics producer that is already producing tablets, netbooks and other devices that are specialized for children. Lexibook is trying to grow their niche market by putting out a tablet that is designed for senior citizens. With … Continue reading
There is a new version of an old scam going around right now, and they are targeting senior citizens. This scam starts off with a phone call from a “Microsoft Technician”. The “Technician” then has you go to a website … Continue reading
Seniors are often times the target of criminals. Many times they are thought of as easy prey, as a woman in Indiana realized. After checking the mail, and closing the screen door, a young man tried to enter the home. … Continue reading
Statistics: 66% of indivuals that have a fall, will fall again in the next six months. In people aged 65 to 70 only 1 out of every 200 falls will result in a broken hip. In people over 85 years … Continue reading
The baby boomer generation is starting to age. According to a recent study, in 2050 the number of citizens over 65 will be greater than 88 million. This number will be more than twice the seniors over the age of … Continue reading
One challenge that many healthcare providers have is getting their elderly patients to exercise regularly enough. Many seniors find it too challenging to take up a rigorous strength training, or cardio routine, due to health reasons. For many seniors these … Continue reading
There is a retirement home in San Jose called The Villages. This community has a small problem. There is a 170 head Deer herd. In an effort to take care of the problem the retirement home decided to hire some … Continue reading