Lively Safety Watches

Product Review: Lively Safety Watch

Activity trackers are all the rage these days.  Initially marketed to active young adults, we are seeing this trend work its way into products marketed to the boomer and senior demographic.  Enter Lively.  This functional and modern safety watch provides the standard step counting you find with other smart watches, but so much more!  Lively can provide medication reminders, step counting, family alerts, activity monitoring, and an alert button. … [Continue Reading.]

Senior Discounts for Rental Cars

2015 Best List Of Senior Discounts

We've had a great response to all of our senior discount lists published so far in 2015.  You'll see many of our discount lists noted in the upper menu bar (under "discounts").  Now that we've reviewed all of the major categories, it's time to compile our master list of senior discounts for 2015.  Most of the service providers on this list have been vetted and updated, but we always rely on our Senior List Community to provide updates as changes … [Continue Reading.]

Lively Safety Watches

Product Review: Lively Safety Watch

Activity trackers are all the rage these days.  Initially marketed to active young adults, we are seeing this trend work its way into products marketed to the boomer and senior demographic.  Enter Lively.  This functional and modern safety watch provides the standard step counting you find with other smart watches, but so much more!  Lively can provide medication reminders, step counting, family alerts, activity monitoring, and an alert button. … [Continue Reading.]

Recommended Medical Alert Systems

Why We Recommend Medical Alert System Providers

We've had a number of medical alert system providers inquire lately as to why we have a recommended list of medical alert providers, and what they can do to "make the list".  First let me tell you about "why" we recommend certain providers, and then we'll tackle the "how".  Let's start out with why we do it... Why we recommend medical alert system providers Having followed this industry for many years, we've come to know the reputable … [Continue Reading.]

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retirement living in Mexico

Retirement Living In Mexico

Source: Why Is Mexico Such A Popular Retirement Destination? | Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher Retirement Living in Mexico I thought you'd appreciate a very interesting article appearing on HuffPost.com today. … [Continue Reading

Lively Safety Watches

Product Review: Lively Safety Watch

Activity trackers are all the rage these days.  Initially marketed to active young adults, we are seeing this trend work its way into products marketed to the boomer and senior demographic.  Enter Lively.  This … [Continue Reading

Planning for Retirement and Senior Care

Senior Care: Pre-Planning is Key

As I remain closely connected to my local senior care community, I am frequently reminded of how important pre-planning is when it comes to senior care.  I see families caught off guard and overwhelmed when a … [Continue Reading

Tom Hanks Movies

All Of Tom Hanks Movies In 7 Minutes

We've been posting a lot of heavy caregiving articles lately, so we thought we'd lighten it up a little this Sunday with a great (improv) video done by the one and only Tom Hanks and James Corden. Tom and James … [Continue Reading

Lessons in Caregiving

Lessons In Caregiving

Many of us will be family caregivers in the coming years.  The baby boomer generation is experiencing this with their own parents right now... So one day the rest of us will be facing the same issue.  The video … [Continue Reading

showering your aging parent

Gently Showering Your Aging Parent

We love to pass along caregiving tips that might help our readers with aging parents.  One of the realities of caregiving that many new family caregivers don't fully understand when faced with these … [Continue Reading

Seniors Wireless Telehealth and low cost Mobile Phones

Product Review: Seniors Wireless

When was the last time you went to the doctor?  How long did it take to get an appointment?  Once you arrived, how long until you were seen?  If medication was prescribed, then you also took time to go to the … [Continue Reading

Happy Easter 2015

Happy Easter 2015

The staff at The Senior List would like to wish you and your families a wonderful Easter Sunday.  We hope you're able to spend some quality time with those you love and care for.  If you're visiting your loved … [Continue Reading

What is Alzheimer's Disease?

What is Alzheimer’s Disease?

This is the best video I've seen describing exactly what happens inside the brain of an Alzheimer's Disease sufferer. While there is a great deal being done to understand Dementia related diseases, we need to … [Continue Reading

Alzheimer's Facts and Figures

Alzheimer’s Facts and Figures

We found a great new video posted recently by the Alzheimer's Association. It notes the latest Alzheimer's facts and figures for this debilitating disease, which is now the 6th leading cause of death in the … [Continue Reading

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