How Virtual Assistants and Voice Technology Are Revolutionizing Aging

Brookdale Senior Living March 23, 2018

With recent advancements in speech recognition and big-data storage, the world is moving beyond smartphones. Virtual assistants are animating homes and cars, the workplace and even senior living. Read more

Men are Caregivers Too

Juliet Holt Klinger March 22, 2018

When we think of a caregiver for someone with dementia, a picture of a woman normally comes to mind for most of us. After all, approximately two-thirds of caregivers are ... Read more

Why Staying Socially Active as You Age Is Good for Your Health

Kim Estes March 21, 2018

Although loneliness may not seem like a significant issue, lack of social contact can have a seriously detrimental effect on the emotional and physical health of older adults, who are ... Read more

The Positive Affect of Death Positivity

Brookdale Senior Living March 20, 2018

Medically speaking, we’ve come a long way. Innovations in hygiene, antibiotics, and vaccines have saved countless lives. Life expectancies have doubled since 1900. Medicine has made huge strides in cancer ... Read more

12 Common Senior Scams and How to Avoid Them

Brookdale Senior Living March 15, 2018

Unfortunately, senior citizens are one of the most targeted groups for scams, identity theft and fraud. One study estimated that scammers steal $2.9 billion per year from seniors. That’s enough ... Read more

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