Safety and Independence: Tools for Improving Mobility

Safety and Independence: Tools for Improving Mobility

Reading Time: 5 minutesTools for Improving Mobility People with mobility, circulatory, respiratory, or neurological disabilities use many kinds of devices for mobility. Mobility is important in maintaining independence and preventing falls and other injuries....
Driving Safety Tips for Seniors

Driving Safety Tips for Seniors

Reading Time: 2 minutesAs we age, vision changes and eye diseases can negatively affect driving abilities in older adults. Some age-related vision changes that commonly affect seniors’ driving are: Not being able to see road signs as clearly. Difficulty seeing...
Making Home Safer

Making Home Safer

Reading Time: 2 minutesMaking home safer for an older adult who has difficulty walking, seeing clearly, or some other disabling condition means making a home safer for everyone who lives in the house. Since falls in older adults accounts for the leading cause of...