Buyer’s Guide Blogs – Medical Alert Systems

Medical Alert Apps – Why a Medical Alert System Is Still a Better Choice

Medical Alert Apps – Why a Medical Alert System Is Still a Better Choice

Using a cell phone as a medical alert device sounds like a great idea. After all, nearly every one of us has a cell phone that we’re already paying for, even grandma and grandpa. If you’re already carrying a cell phone, why would you want to carry a separate medical alert device? You can just reach into your pocket and dial for help when you need it.Maybe you could. Maybe you couldn’t. There’s a reason why the medical alert system industry growing. As a matter of fact, it’s forecasted to reach a w… Read more →

Published on May 21, 2018
Tips for Caring for a Loved One Who Refuses to Wear a Medical Alert Device

Tips for Caring for a Loved One Who Refuses to Wear a Medical Alert Device

So, you’ve set the stage and followed our tips for talking to your loved one about a medical alert system. You talked about costs and you talked about how a medical alert pendant doesn’t have to look like that old, ugly button that used to hang around your neck. Then, one of two things happened.Your loved on flat out refused the medical alert system. Or worse, you got them the system, but no matter what you say or do, they simply won’t use it.At the end of the day, it’s up to your loved one to decid… Read more →

Published on April 23, 2018
Do You Understand the Differences between Medical Alert Systems?

Do You Understand the Differences between Medical Alert Systems?

Ready to purchase a medical alert system? You’re not as ready as you think if you don’t understand the differences between all of the systems available on the market today!A medical alert system can allow you or someone you love to live independently for many years to come, but only if you choose the system that’s right for you and your family.We’ve broken down some of the most important system and service differences that you’ll want to consider before you settle on the best medical alert system.… Read more →

Published on April 19, 2018
Sad Reminder That Falls in the Bathroom Are More Common Than You Think

Sad Reminder That Falls in the Bathroom Are More Common Than You Think

Here at InHomeSafetyGuide, we’re passionate about educating the public on senior health and safety issues, but we also feel it’s our duty to bust through common safety misconceptions that will make everyone safer, no matter what your age.We often talk about falling in regards to seniors, but it’s not just seniors who can take a tumble in the tub. A recent news story proves that loud and clear.You may not know who Sridevi Kapoor is, but much of the world does. She was a famous Bollywood star who rose t… Read more →

Published on March 2, 2018
Coolest Elder Care Innovations for Granny in 2018

Coolest Elder Care Innovations for Granny in 2018

Sometimes you can’t help feeling bad for seniors.Just not for the reason you think.People think seniors hate technology! What a sad stereotype to have in today’s world of cool gadgets and innovations!Okay, it is true that some seniors aren’t very technologically savvy, but that doesn’t mean they’re not willing to learn! Not to mention, computers and cell phones have been around for quite a while, so today’s seniors are much more likely to embrace new innovations than the seniors of yesterday… Read more →

Published on January 12, 2018