Taking Care of Aging Parents
Tips To Keep an Eye on Aging Parents 02:55
As parents sail into their golden years, and kids turn into adults, the tables turn — it's the kids who want to keep an eye on their parents' well-being. While our missed curfews were once the cause of their late nights spent pacing the house, we now worry how they're getting by on their own. We have some high- and low-tech remedies for keeping track of Mom and Dad while they live independently.
Bugging parents about their health and happiness can be a hassle for you and them. So, set them up with an activity tracker that lets you know their basic whereabouts and activities, while also maintaining a sense of privacy. There's also practical safety issues you'll want to consider, like ensuring
Your parents always have a mildly embarrassing story to tell about your childhood. Why not create a record of all those stories with a clever service that prompts them to spill all of history's greatest hits? With these solutions, you can help your parents age in place and relax in their own home.