Join A Growing Industry; Now is the Time to Enter the PERS Business

There’s No Better Time to Get into the PERS Business

Opportunity awaits. It’s no secret that our population is ageing, and fast. As a result, the market for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) only grows. 117 million Americans will need care by 2020. However, the median net worth of those over 75 is not enough to afford assisted living. This, in addition to rising life…

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Eating Your Way to Better Balance

Did you know that a senior’s diet can affect their risk of falling? The nutrients we eat affect balance, strength and subsequently, the impact of a fall. But which nutrients are the most important for fall prevention? Studies have shown that increasing vitamin D and calcium intake can reduce a person’s number of falls. Effects…

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The Ultimate Guide to “Fall-Proofing” Your Home

Though your home is a place of comfort, unfortunately, statistics show that 60% of falls occur at home. Furthermore, risks related to the physical environment are the leading cause of falls among older people – causing 30-50% of falls. Luckily, there are steps you can take to limit the hazards at home. The most common…