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Reduce Alzheimer’s Stigma in 4 Easy Ways

Reduce Alzheimer’s Stigma in 4 Easy Ways

12:00am Apr 23, 2019 | Admin - Acorn Stairlifts USA | Tips and Advice

According to the Alzheimer’s Association, Alzheimer’s affects 1 in 3 seniors and there are currently over 5 million people living with this disease. Recently there has been a push to erase the stigma surrounding Alzheimer’s. Many celebrities have spoken out against the disease and some, like Seth Rogan, have founded organizations to help raise money and awareness. This blog explains 4 ways to help break the stigma of Alzheimer’s.

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Suffer from Dizzy Spells? Find Out Why

Suffer from Dizzy Spells? Find Out Why

12:00am Apr 22, 2019 | Admin - Acorn Stairlifts USA | Health

Do you suffer from dizzy spells, suddenly finding that you feel lightheaded, off-balance or even fainting? It’s surprisingly common to sometimes feel dizzy and it’s not usually serious in itself, although it can have serious consequences if it causes you to fall, especially for older people. If you have any kind of dizziness or vertigo which causes you worry, you should seek medical advice especially if you don’t know what’s causing it.

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10 Apps Targeted for Seniors

10 Apps Targeted for Seniors

12:00am Mar 21, 2019 | Admin - Acorn Stairlifts USA | Lifestyle

Nowadays it seems like there is an app for everything, whether you’re looking for the weather, games, or medication reminders, there is an app for it. Although some apps may seem too advanced for seniors to use, there are a surprising number of apps targeted to seniors and their lifestyle. Below a list of 10 apps that are useful for seniors and their loved ones.

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Tips for Safe Driving

Tips for Safe Driving

12:00am Feb 28, 2019 | Admin - Acorn Stairlifts USA | Tips and Advice

Between making sure you are aware of others, yourself and hazards on the road, driving can be a dangerous task, and as we get older, the dangers and risks of accidents happening increases due to our slower reflexes and reaction time. Below are a few tips to help you stay as safe as you can on the road.

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Stroke Symptoms and Women

Stroke Symptoms and Women

12:00am Feb 20, 2019 | Admin - Acorn Stairlifts USA | Health

There are certain stroke symptoms that occur in both men and women such as face drooping, slurred speech, feeling weaker on one side of your body and vision changes. Unfortunately for women, there are other signs of a stroke that may go unnoticed. Below are a list of subtle signs of a stroke that exist in women, and should seek medical help if you or someone you know are experiencing these symptoms.

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