TED Podcast Extras – TAFR – Elder Safety


TAFR or Temperature Actuated Flow Reducer valves or devices to protect you and others from scalding. These are essential Elder Safety items to keep yourself and the ones you love from accidental scalding in the shower, bath or other faucets around your home or apartment. Some of the features and benefits of these devices is [...]

TED Podcast Extras – XLEDIA – Low Tech Devices


EarthLED is a provider of XLEDIA LED lighting options for your home or apartment and that is a Low Tech devices. There like CFL bulbs that are Green and save energy. LED bulbs save even more. They can cost a little more but they will pay for themselves in just a few months of use. [...]

TED-2014-10-22 – Hearing Aids – Hearing Devices

Hearing Aids

Hearing Aids are just one form of Hearing Devices. We will look at some of the selections, sources and why you might need one or some other choice like the P.A.E.S.A. I discussed on TED Podcast Extras. Give you sources on articles and if this is covered by things like Medicare, Medicaid, VA etc… Hearing [...]

TED Podcast Extras – CC Solar Observer – Radios

CC Solar

CC Solar Observer AM/FM/Weather Windup Emergency Radios from C.Crane AM/FM Weather Wind-Up CC Solar Observer is simple, affordable and compact radio with enhanced reception and audio performance. For emergency use it can be powered in four different ways and can charge many different USB type devices such as cell phones. Always good to have some [...]

TED Podcast Extras – Mango – Medication Devices

fruits by NetAlloy

Mango Health a new type of application that could also be in the category of Medication Devices or Medication Manager. It is an App for iPhone available on Apple App Store that helps track your medications, gives you information about them, refill your meds, motivates you against others including community peers plus earn points for [...]

TED-2014-10-15 – Safety – Elder Safety

panic button

Safety can come in various ways and Elder Safety technology is changing by the day with new and improved ways to improve your health, security and keep yourself from being isolated. I will discuss some of the main forms that technology can keep you safe and secure. Some of these areas I have already discussed [...]

TED Podcast Extras – SimpliSafe – Elder Safety


SimpliSafe Home Security Systems for Elder Safety as seen on TV. This is a totally wireless 24 hour/7 days a week system. It has a central wireless connection and keypad with cellular service connection. NO wires to install and NO phone line needed, just easy peel and stick sensors and keypad DIY(do it yourself) installs [...]

TED Podcast Extras – Sonic Bomb – Elderly Alarms

Sonic Bomb

Sonic Bomb By Sonic Alert is example of Elderly Alarms that are loud plus have shaking options. These kind of alarms can be helpful for health as well as safety. Can be used by anyone of any age needing a very loud alarm with added options like bed shaking or flashing lights. For those that [...]

TED-2014-10-08 – Safes – Elder Safety


Safes for Elder Safety also called a strongbox or coffer. It is a secure lockable box used for securing valuable objects against theft or damage from fire. They can have mechanical or electronic locks (I.E. key, paddle lock, combination, dial or digital keypad). You can also have data storage devices for your important computer files. Even the hide a [...]

TED Podcast Extras – Android – Podcast Apps

Pocket Casts

Podcast Apps for Android. The top ones you can chose for listening to podcasts like this. I will point out the 3 top choices, features, pros and cons. Whether you have a cell phone, phablet or tablet these might be your best choice for Android podcast listening. They all have features like setting up play-lists, [...]