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Article - Daily calling services and visiting programs let caregivers, family, and friends check up on the safety of older adults who live alone. - Daily calling services and visiting programs let caregivers, family, and friends check up on the safety of older adults who live alone.
A Brave New World for the Old
BlogPost - Find out how new gadgets and technologies, like housecleaning robots and Personal Emergency Response Systems, can make living safer and more comfortable for seniors. - Technology-in-aging guru Susan Ayers Walker's website, The SmartSilvers Alliance, highlights all kinds of gadgets aimed at the “aging in place” generation -- that’s the vast majority of our parents, those who’ve decided to tough it out in their own homes rather than...
Is there a gadget to help Mom keep better track of her medications?
Question - To answer your question, yes, a gadget for medication management exists, but they range in how comprehensive a problem they are trying to solve. It sounds like your mother would not benefit from a simple reminder call, but might do better with a pre-loaded canister of pills like her current weekly pill box...