Aging brings changes that may make your current home difficult to navigate or potentially unsafe. Enter technology—what is being called smart home technology is making it possible for people to stay in their own homes and remain independent longer than ever before.
The saying “you can’t teach an old dog new tricks” isn’t true—It’s never too late to learn. “Learning across the entire lifespan is incredibly beneficial,” said Dr. Suzann M. Ogland-Hand, a clinical geropsychologist in Grand Rapids.
One of the greatest joys of getting older is the arrival of grandchildren. And nothing is more fun than spending time with them when they visit. Following are a few tips to make your visit as mutually enjoyable as possible.