John Ciancanelli

John is a researcher and writer for WalkerForSeniors.com. He earned the Certified Senior Home Safety Specialist designation through Age Safe America. The Age Safe America organization is an AOTA (American Occupational Therapy Association) approved provider. His passion is writing helpful articles of interest for seniors, and in a small way touching their lives. Questions? email: john@walkerforseniors.com.

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Best Night Lights For Seniors

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Before we get into the “Best Night Lights For Seniors”, imagine for a moment that a busy day with the grandkids is over. It was great fun but now your house is back to its normal calm. Before settling in, you decide to check if the front door is locked. The light switch is a …

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Different Types Of Hearing Loss

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Disclaimer: These explanations, lists, and definitions are not meant to be exhaustive, diagnose, treat an illness or medical condition. If you have any concerns about your ears or hearing consult your doctor or audiologist immediately. If you have a medical emergency call 911. Many things can cause hearing loss. It can be brought on by …

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PSAP Vs Hearing Aid

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A little caution before we jump in It can get confusing starting on the journey to correct a possible hearing loss. One reason is that today there are so many more choices available to you than ever before. There are now online suppliers of hearing products, where you never need to leave your home or …

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Side Effects of Hearing Loss

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Signs of Hearing Loss A gradual hearing loss may progress into complex hearing loss if not addressed in the early stages of the problem. Only a medical professional can determine the true extent of a person’s hearing loss. It is imperative to schedule routine hearing screenings if there are signs of hearing loss. What are …

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Non-slip Slippers For Elderly

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It becomes increasingly important for seniors to wear comfortable and supportive footwear as they age. The proper type of slipper for seniors can play a part in overall fall prevention and general wellbeing, so it is important to choose them wisely. Important features to check for when picking out slippers for seniors? Ability to adapt …

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How To Find Amazon Coupons and More

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To save money and to get the best deal on the products you buy online, Amazon coupons are a great way to save some extra cash. If you have bought on Amazon before and have never used Amazon coupons, then you are missing out on a very easy way to save some money. So, if …

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Best Gifts For Older Men

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Best Gifts For Older Men: Introduction Whether it’s father’s day, the holiday season, a birthday or just to say “I love you”, looking for the best gifts for older men can be a challenge. Whether it is giving for your husband, father, brother or friend it can be hard to find that special thoughtful gift …

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Best Gifts For Older Women

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Best Gifts For Older Women: Introduction Whether it’s mother’s day, the holiday season, a birthday or just to say “I love you”, looking for the best gifts for older women can be a challenging task indeed. Whether it is giving for your wife, mother, sister or friend it can be hard to find that special …

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What is a Granny Pod?

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This is a senior housing trend that is gaining in popularity! Of all the decisions that have to be made in the retirement years, housing solutions are one of the most critical. This is true because it effects your safety, physical and mental wellbeing and finances at such a deep level. There are many good …

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Senior Home Safety Specialist Certification

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The Senior Home Safety Specialist certification from Age Safe America is designed to help better equip professionals who work with older adults and their families. Here is a list of the main topics that the training and certification cover to help seniors more safely age in place: ·       Fire Safety Evaluations and Safety Recommendations ·       Mobility and Accessibility …

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