Daily Living Aids

Articles and information on daily living aids for seniors, the elderly, handicapped and disabled.

January 18, 2018

Atrial Fibrillation

Detection and Risks Atrial Fibrillation (AFib), also known as heart arrhythmia, is a heart disorder defined as ‘an irregular and often rapid heart rate that occurs […]
November 20, 2017

Type 2 Diabetes—The Silent Killer

86 million U.S. adults (1 in 3) are considered to be pre-diabetic—blood sugar levels are higher than a normal rate but not quite high enough to […]
August 21, 2017

Bathroom Safety for Seniors

Most seniors (95%, in fact) want to remain at home and continue to live independently. But with this desire, comes the importance of properly vetting the […]
August 14, 2017

The Differences Between Essential Tremors and Parkinson’s Disease

Essential Tremor and Parkinson’s Disease: What’s the difference? Essential Tremors, often confused with Parkinson’s Disease, is a ‘nervous system (neurological) disorder that causes involuntary and rhythmic shaking. […]
June 16, 2017

Celebrating Fathers with Disabilities

As Father’s Day (June 19) approaches, we remember fathers of all stripes, but one segment of the population of fathers that we would like to focus […]
May 8, 2017
Brain running on a treadmill

Keeping Your Mind Active

We’ve all heard about the importance of exercise as it pertains to keeping your body in shape and optimal health. Well, exercising your mind is just […]
April 8, 2017
Father & Son Baking Cookies

No Limits in the Kitchen: Cooking With Limited Mobility

For the new cook or someone who doesn’t enjoy cooking, kitchen duty can be difficult. Those with disabilities may find cooking in the kitchen especially challenging. […]