Tag Archives: Medications

  • There’s an App for that: Medisafe Project

    Posted on June 24, 2013 by in Featured

      Technology is changing the way we approach our health.  There are lots of great apps out there that can help adults age in place.  One such app is the MediSafe Project. MediSafe Project is the first cloud-synced mobile app helping families prevent emergencies caused by over- or under dosing medications.  In addition to reminding […]

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  • 5 Tips for Remembering Your Meds

    Posted on June 17, 2013 by in Featured

    New study in The American Journal of Occupational Therapy 
provides insight into successful administration of medication at home How many pills do you take each day? According to a survey by the National Center for Health Statistics, more than half of adults over age 65 take at least three to four medications daily—some with repeat […]

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    Fall Prevention Awareness Day

    Posted on September 20, 2010 by in Featured

    Fall Prevention Awareness Day is September 23, 2010, the first day of fall. This year 34 states are participating Falls Prevention Awareness Day. The day is intended to promote and increase public awareness of reducing and preventing falls in older adults. To continue to do our part in fall awareness and prevention in older adults, The Aging Suite will be featuring a two part series discuss important fall prevention information.

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    More on meds

    Posted on June 23, 2010 by in Tip of the Week

    We can’t talk enough about the importance of medication management.  Managing your medications starts with making sure you know the names of your medications and their potential side effects.  Talk to your pharmacist about your medications, make sure you know the correct dosage and any possible side effects.  Learn more about medication management by visiting […]

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