Category: household

Stopping Elderly Accidents, Deaths & Injuries (STEADI) Initiative

More than one out of every four older adults experience a fall each year, but less than half tell their doctor. Falling once nearly doubles your chances of falling again. Many people who fall, even if the fall does not result in injury, become afraid of falling. This fear may cause a person to abstain […]

Caregiving Is Risky Business for Family Caregivers

New research from Transamerica Institute finds caregivers risking their health and finances to care for loved ones LOS ANGELES, CA – September 19, 2017 – Nine out of 10 non-professional family caregivers feel that it’s important to provide a good quality of life for the person they care for, like helping, and enjoy spending time […]