Aging Tech

4 Advancements In Tech Every Senior Should Ask Their Doctor About

January 8th, 2019
4 Advancements In Tech Every Senior Should Ask Their Doctor About

If you are getting older in life, then that doesn’t mean your health can’t be rich. You can have the better energy and life you deserve when you have the right tech working for you. So don’t miss out on the best that life has to offer. Ask your doctor about the tech advancements below so you never miss a beat. Then, you can have peace of mind that you’re finding a solution:

Heartbeat Monitoring

Your heart is not something to take for granted. It beats thousands of times per day. Over your lifetime, it will even beat millions of times. Therefore, understanding how it is doing and what to do to improve your heart health is never a bad investment. If you are in need of monitoring your heart rate or making sure it doesn’t work too much you may ask your doctor about integrating a smart watch and applications that monitor your heart rate throughout the day to your cardiologist appointments. Being able to monitor your heart rate and have a live feed/log could be useful in some situations. Ask your doctor about all the wonderful advancements in heart health that have come out recently.

Food Tracking

If you track the kind of food you put in your body, you are much more likely to put the right things in. If you lose track of it, then you might end up with a health problem that you didn’t see coming.
Food trackers that you can wear on your wrist are easy to use today. You simply enter in the macro information like calories into your smart device when you eat. It only takes seconds and gives you a great picture. This can be used in conjunction with a dietitian and for those with diabetes.

Blood Scans

If you are in dialysis you may ask your doctor about a Baxter dialysis machine. This is an alternative to having to go to outpatient services for your dialysis. Being able to do dialysis at home is a great way to keep energy levels up and keep a sense of normalcy when one is aging.

Breathing Machines

Sleep is one of the most important parts of life. Without proper sleep, you are going to have less energy throughout the day. There is now technology that monitors your breathing during the night. It also helps you breath better so you are getting more nutrients when you sleep. It’s something you shouldn’t pass up trying. Sleep apnea machines have made major advancements and can be very small and not very noisy.

When it comes to health, it is one of the most freeing or one of the most depressing items on your criteria list for life. If you make the right moves, then you can enjoy great health well into your senior years. However, it takes asking the right questions. That way, you can get the answers you crave to bring your health to the next level now and into the future.