In a recent article posted on News-Medical.net, Philips Lifeline issued a safety notice to its subscribers alerting them of a potential risk of wearing pendant style medical alert buttons. According to the article, Lifeline states that there have been reports of serious injury by some users of limited mobility, as their medical alert pendant can […]
Medical alert monitoring systems are not off the shelf products that you buy at your local convenience store. Because of this, it can be difficult to compare systems “apples-to-apples.” That’s because comparing the system itself is only half of the battle. You need to also focus on the service provider. Why? Because medical alert monitoring […]
Part-time caregiving can actually be a full time job. There are houses to be cleaned, meals to be prepared, and doctor appoints to be kept. As you parents or loved ones get older, you may become involved in one or more of these everyday activities.
Do you like to garden, walk around your yard, or simply enjoy a hobby in your basement? Do have concerns about falling, or having a heart attack and being unable to contact someone for help? I’m sure your loved ones do as well. With a medical alert monitoring system, help is available to you within […]
Did you know (according to one major service provider) that approximately 75% of all medical alert monitoring systems are purchased by adult children for their aging parents? Did you also know that you are probably going to get some resistance from your parents when you approach them with the idea of a medical alert system?