Prepare for the talk
As your parents age, you might feel a bit of a role reversal. Just as your safety was their first priority when you were learning to ride a bike or first got your driver's license, you might be worried about their safety now.
You can't always be there to help them, and you know a medical alert device could help. But you also know your parents might need some convincing.
Our video offers tips for combatting the four most common reasons a senior gives for not getting a medical alert device:
What Not to Say
An insensitive approach to a sensitive topic can cause tension between you and your loved one. Be aware of what not to say to your aging parents.