After a near-fatal fall, life has changed for 79-year-old Marianne and her 82-year-old husband. Now John, who is an avid golfer, spends almost all his with Marianne; he can’t imagine leaving her side while she recovers from the accident. Watch as ADT Health introduces their alert necklace and how it can help John and Marianne Nicholas enjoy the freedom of living independently. The fall detection and monitoring system will help give the Nicholases the peace of mind they’ve been looking for.
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Alexis Abramson, Ph.D. is a leading industry expert and ‘trendspotter’ for those over 50, bringing inspiration and awareness of baby boomer and mature adult issues to corporations, consumers, government agencies, and non-profit groups. She is an inspiring and award-winning entrepreneur, keynote speaker, as well as an Emmy and Gracie award-winning journalist who has appeared frequently as an on-air expert gerontologist for NBC’s Today show, CNN, CBS, RLTV, MSNBC and numerous other media outlets.
Her commitment to baby boomers and mature adults has been featured in many national publications, including TIME, Forbes, the Wall Street Journal, Entrepreneur and People, in addition to being a featured blogger for many top tier websites including YAHOO!, Huffington Post, Sharecare and Caregiving.com.