Heard About the New Hearing Aid Technology?

Hearing aid

Guest Post by Amanda Kaestner What’s that you say? According to the National Institute of Health (NIH), “There is a strong relationship between age and reported hearing loss.” They claim that 30% of adults 65 to 74 years old, and … Continue reading

Ways 3D Printing Will Benefit Seniors

3D printing for seniors

By Amanda Kaestner Although 3D printing emerged in the 1980s, recent developments have transformed what was once a cheap way to quickly produce prototypes into a game-changing technology. In particular, 3D printing, or additive manufacturing, allows the production of fully … Continue reading

Assisted Living – The Advantages and Downsides

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By Amanda Kaestner Opting for assisted living isn’t always what it seems like. It doesn’t have to be all grey, monotonous, and terribly boring as it’s often depicted in those horror or dramatic films and there are several ways to … Continue reading

Infographic: Nursing Care Facilities

Nursing care facilities infographic

This infographic provides useful information about nursing care facilities in the U.S. It illustrates who’s living in in nursing facilities, occupancy rates by state, what is nursing home care, and typical costs. It also shows, by state, the payment sources … Continue reading

Geezers Fear Not the Future Doctor Shortage

Future doctor shortage

By Bill Singer (AKA Geezer Bill) Zillions of people are now entitled to medical care but as boomer doctors retire there will be fewer doctors to provide that care. Hence, a doctor shortage. What are we senior citizens, the ones … Continue reading