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Tech to help care for aging parents and others

Tech to help care for aging parents and others
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Taking care of an aging parent or a relative who has trouble caring for themselves is a full-time job. It's so stressful that many people make the difficult decision to move the person into a care facility.

Not only does that cost a lot of money, it's hard on your relative as well. No one likes giving up their independence.

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Fortunately, technology has some solutions that don't require you hovering around your loved one 24/7. That's really better for both of you.

Read on to find out if they're taking their pills, how to make sure they haven't fallen and how to set up a video monitoring system.

Let's start with the thing everyone has trouble with: remembering to take pills.

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