Monthly Archives: June 2015

10 tips to make your home safer for kids

10 tips to make your home safer for kids (BPT) – Home is where the heart is, and for most people, it’s where they feel safest. Yet for children, the home isn’t as safe as you might assume. In fact, you may be surprised to learn that 3.5 million children go to the emergency room every…

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Happy and healthy how-tos from 100-year-olds, 10-year-olds

Happy and healthy how-tos from 100-year-olds, 10-year-olds (BPT) – Spinning and yoga classes are no longer reserved for only the young and restless. Take a closer look around, and you might just find that it’s great-grandparents who are out-pedaling you on the stationary bikes. In fact, according to UnitedHealthcare’s 100@100 survey, nearly a quarter of…

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8 simple tips to designing safe living spaces for seniors

8 simple tips to designing safe living spaces for seniors (BPT) – The saying goes, “With age comes wisdom,” but oftentimes, it also comes with a new set of physical challenges, such as limited mobility and difficulties with hearing and seeing. That’s why when designing living spaces for seniors, whether in an assisted living community…

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