Medical alert bracelets and other forms of proactive injury prevention for seniors who are still living at home are vital to ensure their safety. According to this article, Seniors and Aging–Preventing Falls in and around Your Home  “Every year, one in three Canadian seniors will fall at least once. Hip fractures are the most common …

Eating right, staying fit and wearing a medical alert bracelet, are good choices for health and safety. It’s Your Health is a Canadian article which indicates that “Nearly half of all injuries among seniors happen at home.” Making a conscious choice and effort in choosing healthy foods to eat and exercising to maintain flexibility, balance and …

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For parents of children with autism wandering, elopement and disappearance are fears and in some cases, realities. “Noreen conveyed in painstaking detail, the experience she and her husband endured when their then-four year old son, diagnosed with autism a year earlier, wandered off into busy city streets and disappeared from sight twice in a span …

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Autism Wandering: What is Autism? Autism wandering is most prevalent among those on the severe end of autism.  So what is autism and what does it mean to be on the severe end of autism?   In their book, Effective Instruction for Children with Autism: An Applied Behavior Analysis Approach, authors Robert F. Gulick and …