“The art of being wise is knowing what to overlook.” – William James An Update from Howard Over the years, it has become a tradition for me to post a picture of myself with some sort of exotic animal from my travels. Past animals have included a tiger from Thailand, and a eagle from Hungary…. [Continue]
What happens during a stroke? 1.9 million brain cells die every minute during a stroke, as the cells as deprived of oxygen. The following infographic, courtesy of Crouse Health , describes how to recognize a stroke, and offers tips on lifestyle changes that can reduce stroke risk.
“It is not easy to find happiness in ourselves, and it is not possible to find it elsewhere.” – Agnes Repplier Residential Safety Top Home Security Tips for the Holiday Season With the holiday season quickly approaching, remaining safe and secure in your own home may be a concern. It is a well-known fact that… [Continue]
It’s autumn, and though we don’t see many leaves falling here in Solana Beach, changes are afoot at Pioneer Emergency Response Services. First, we have a new billing agent: Cornerstone Alarm Billing. Don’t worry, all our staff is still here to serve you , and there’s no change in ownership. We’ve just upgraded our accounting… [Continue]
Disasters can strike quickly and without warning. A disaster can force you to evacuate or it can leave you trapped inside your home. The old adage reminds us, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Being prepared for any disaster or emergency is simple to do and equally important. Here are some tips to protect yourself… [Continue]
Aging is something that many of us can find very stressful. Not only can you start to lose your independence, but you might find that you cannot do things you used to love to do before. This can be upsetting, especially if you have someone telling you to do this or that, or telling you what… [Continue]
Seniors that age in place still want to go out there to explore, to learn more about the world, and to enjoy their lives. Without having to be at a job, or tend to kids, finding ways to keep your days full and exciting can seem like a chore. It doesn’t have to be that… [Continue]
Do you ever find yourself getting overwhelmed or feeling anxious? Do you get stressed over minor life hassles, as well as the major life events? Retirement is the time for enjoying the fruits of the labor of your youth, not feeling the weight of the world on your shoulders. It’s easier said than done, of course! Here are… [Continue]