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Top 10 Benefits of Social Activity for Seniors

Socially Active Seniors

Life begins after 60, right? Any socially active senior will agree with this statement. These are the individuals who are out and about, living life to the fullest, soaking up every moment and, most importantly, doing it in the company of friends — both new and old. Social activity for seniors is incredibly important in maintaining an overall […]

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Top 5 Hobbies for Seniors

Top 5 Hobbies for Seniors

They say, “Youth is wasted on the young.” But, luckily, old age is never wasted on retirees, who finally have enough wisdom to know that they’ve got to make the best of every moment. As adults reach their “Golden Years,” they quickly realize that it’s up to them to make the years as memorable as […]

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The Invention of the Stairlift

The Invention of the Stairlift

The convenience of the stair lift is likely to give it a new reputation: that of stair ‘throne.’ In fact, the history behind the stair lift is a fascinating tale that does have some royal connections. Users of a stair lift can rightfully say that traveling up in one makes them feel like royalty. Also known […]

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Activities to Promote a Healthy Mind for People with Alzheimer’s

As we age, we may see a gradual – or sometimes not so gradual – decline in several areas of ourselves, especially our mind. Your brain is like a muscle. If it’s not exercised, like all other organs, your brain can begin to break down. And one of the most common brain disorders that is […]

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Senior Living: Warning Signs Your Loved One Might Be in Danger

Warning Signs Your Loved One Might be in Danger Easy Climber Blog

As your parents or elderly loved one age, senior living options suddenly become a priority. An inevitable part of aging is that we will need assistance with specific tasks at some point. For some Seniors, assisted senior living centers can provide the support they need. And then for another group of seniors, they are fortunate […]

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Home Safety Checklists for Seniors

Home Safety Checklists for Seniors

For most individuals, there will come a time when they need to ensure their home remains a safe environment to live. Usually, the requirements to make a house safer comes as individuals age. From mobility problems to medications that increase a person’s falls risk, multiple factors introduce the need to start taking steps to make […]

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Aging in the Home Without Fear

Aging in the Home Without Fear

Age-related changes in mobility often arise from a number of complex reasons. While many seniors experience a reduction in muscle mass and bone density, others will encounter additional problems too like reduced eyesight or hearing, which can make normal, everyday life at home more challenging. For seniors who worry about independent living and aging in […]

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Healthy Aging: 5 Tips for Getting the Sleep You Need

5 Tips for Getting the Sleep You Need

Numerous scientific studies have demonstrated how vital to health a good night’s sleep is – at all ages but especially for seniors. Researchers at the University of California, Berkley have recently identified a link between short-term memory loss and inconsistent sleep among the aging population. And cardiac specialists have long known of the importance of […]

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Thanksgiving Tips for Seniors and Their Caregivers

    From concerns about denture-friendly cuisine or a recently diagnosed gastro condition to pleasing picky eaters at the table (such as when kids will be a part of the festivities), there are lots of reasons why you may need to tweak meals at Thanksgiving time. For example, if tough vegetables don’t work with your […]

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Seasonal Depression and Seniors: What You Should Know

For most people, the changing of the seasons, holiday celebrations, and the ushering in of a new year can be an exciting time. However, for a sizeable part of the population, including seniors, winter can mean depression and other symptoms brought on by SAD or Seasonal Affective Disorder. What is seasonal depression and what are […]

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