Buyer’s Guide Blogs – Medical Alert Systems

Medical Alert Systems Will Continue to Be Relevant in 2018 — Here’s Why

Medical Alert Systems Will Continue to Be Relevant in 2018 — Here’s Why

I never go anywhere without my mobile phone. I’m willing to bet you’re the same way. Contrary to popular belief, this is the same for seniors. Gone are the days of confused old grandmas shaking their heads in consternation at those young whippersnappers chatting with their friends on those confusing contraptions. I don’t know anyone who doesn’t have one, regardless of their age. Because mobile phones are so portable, and you can contact anyone in a matter of seconds, many people have been predicting the … Read more →

Published on December 7, 2017
Medical Guardian is Re-writing the Narrative on Medical Alert Systems

Medical Guardian is Re-writing the Narrative on Medical Alert Systems

Medical Guardian, already a leader when it comes to medical alert systems, is solidifying themselves as the leader with a re-brand – speaking to the wants and needs of today’s aging adults.  Already rated #1 as our choice for the Best Medical Alert System of 2017,  Medical Guardian is challenging an industry that’s remained relatively unchanged over the past 20 years to reach the seniors of today by empowering the aging adult population.  Let’s face it, while aging brings many benefits - retirement,… Read more →

Published on November 13, 2017
For LifeStation’s 40th birthday – InHome sat down with this Top-Rated Family-Owned business

For LifeStation’s 40th birthday – InHome sat down with this Top-Rated Family-Owned business

It's been 40 years since LifeStation began its quest to provide seniors with not only the best Medical Alert System, but the best in Customer Care as well. While technology has changed greatly since 1977, the guiding principle of Customer Care still drives LifeStation today.  The result: thousands of happy customers secured with LifeStation. We asked LifeStation to share with our visitors some of the knowledge acquired during this time. Q1: How does LifeStation balance technology with usability? In many p… Read more →

Published on November 2, 2017
Senior Hazards That Are Common in Every Home

Senior Hazards That Are Common in Every Home

Your home is supposed to be a place where you feel safe. Unfortunately, it’s not as safe as you think. This is especially the case for seniors. The fact is, there are many dangers lurking in your home, and any one of them could spell the end to your independence. Here are a few common senior hazards and how to fix them so you can live independently in your home for as long as possible. Slippery bathrooms Over 80 percent of falls occur in the bathroom. This statistic shouldn’t come as a surprise … Read more →

Published on October 19, 2017
The Surprising Connections Between Oral Health and Your Overall Health

The Surprising Connections Between Oral Health and Your Overall Health

What does brushing your teeth have to do with medical alert systems? Seems like a bit of a stretch, doesn’t it? Well, there’s a new sheriff in town, and he can explain it all — integrative health. Okay, so maybe it’s not a new concept, but it’s one that is fairly novel to our modern medical system. If you’re having trouble with your heart, you would schedule an appointment with a cardiologist. If arthritis is rearing its ugly head, you’ll probably be referred to a rheumatologist. And if … Read more →

Published on September 10, 2017