Technology & Innovation

Robotic Pets Find Forever Home at Brookdale Senior Living

Andrew Smith March 23, 2017

I must admit that when I first unpacked Hasbro’s JOY FOR ALL Companion Pets, I was a little skeptical. The plush dog and cat are so lifelike, it was like unwrapping a puppy at Christmas. But once I turned on the animatronic pets, I was mesmerized. Th... Read more

Taking Safety and Security in Senior Living Seriously

Andrew Smith February 27, 2017

For those of us who have the privilege of caring for aging loved ones, we understand your Mom or Dad may be vulnerable. Sometimes they are vulnerable because of their physical limitations, sometimes it’s because of cognitive decline, and sometimes it... Read more

Aging is Where It's At

Andrew Smith January 30, 2017

Aging is going mainstream. For far too long seniors were the subject of dismal stereotypes, but I believe they are starting to be seen in a new way. In large part, this is due to their growing presence. The baby-boomers are moving into retirement and... Read more