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Since it’s inception, Stander has been dedicated to providing innovative and unique mobility aids to aging adults who desire to stay at home longer. Over the years, Stander has become a world leader in home safety and desires to share its unique solutions to caregivers all over the world. For more home safety and caretaking expertise, subscribe to our blog.

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5 steps for preventing falls: a guide for caregivers

The risk of falling doubles once an initial fall occurs. Sadly, most of us don’t even think about preventing falls before until it’s too late and a fall has already occurred. 65% of older adults with long-term care needs rely exclusively on family and friends to provide assistance. You may be in this category, which means it’s your responsibility to assess risk and provide solutions to prevent your loved one from falling. The good news about falls is that most of them can be prevented. Knowing the common causes of falls and providing solutions can help your loved one stay healthy and independent for as long as possible.

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HOW TO CHOOSE THE PERFECT WALKER OR ROLLATOR

Becoming an expert on a subject such as walking aids is something no one gets excited to do. Gaining such expertise means succumbing to aging and a probable decline in mobility. But aging is something that happens to everyone and finding the right walking aid can be the difference between comfort and safety. Educating yourself on walking aids requires a solid understanding of what someone needs.

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STANDER’S TOP 10 FOLLOWS FOR CAREGIVERS

For most, the art of caretaking is a learned trade. Being a caregiver may never stop be overwhelming, but the amount of up-front learning and research that is required is exceptionally remarkable. Fortunately, there is a substantial amount of resources available online for beginners, intermediates, and expert caretakers alike. We have compiled a list of 10 of our favorite resources online that you should be following if you’re not already.

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HOW COVID-19 HAS CHANGED AGING IN AMERICA

Nursing home and senior living communities have long been a popular option for aging adults. There are a wide range of living community options for adults, depending on the type of care and level of activity that is needed. However, care facilities have recently been in the news as being a hotbed for the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). According to AARP, surveys indicate that nine out of 10 people prefer to stay and age in their own homes.

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Q&A: WHAT IT’S LIKE BEING A PRIMARY CARETAKER TO AN AGING PARENT

While in high school I watched my mom become the primary caregiver for an aging grandmother who had multiple serious health issues. I was able to sit down with her and ask real questions about what it is like to provide care to an aging parent. 

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