How to Choose the Right Medical Alert System for Your Spouse

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August is MedicAlert Awareness Month, and in the spirit of senior safety, few things provide as much peace of mind as an effective medical alert system, especially for an aging spouse.  Medical alert systems vary depending on need.  It can boil down to wearable devices, such as bracelets or necklaces, that automatically contact emergency help… Read more »

How to Protect Your Minor Children at Summer Camp

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School’s out for the summer, and one of the most common summertime activities for children are camps. Whether day programs or overnight travel excursions, summer camps provide personal growth opportunities, enriching social experiences, and lots of fun. Whenever a child is away from home and without his or her parents, however, it’s always a good… Read more »

9 Hurricane Food and Water Safety Tips for Aging Parents

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We know as residents of coastal Virginia that hurricanes are enormously powerful storms. You need hurricane food and water safety tips for aging parents, and yourself. We know hurricane season can be a challenging time. They have the potential to cause widespread damage across large areas. As violent as these mega-storms can be, however, some… Read more »