Seniors

Welcome to the Seniors section on Shoppers Shop! Here you will find information of interest to seniors, including health, travel, entertainment and more!

Joy for All Companion Pet Cats from Hasbro

  • Joy for All Companion Pet cats from Hasbro were designed to bring comfort and companionship to seniors. Read more... 2016-06-25

  • Blood Pressure Medicine Linked to Increased Risk of Falls

  • Blood pressure medicine has linked to an increased risk of falls by researchers from the Yale School of Medicine Read more... 2014-02-24

  • Video: Robots Which Will Someday Care for the Elderly and the Sick

  • CNN's Ali Velshi got to see a new robot in action which someday could take over many household tasks, such as cleaning and caring for the elderly. Read more... 2010-10-15

  • More Seniors Surfing the Web

  • The Neilsen blog reports that the number of seniors using the Internet has jumped considerably over the past five years. Read more... 2009-12-13

  • Study Finds Many Americans Postponing Retirement

  • Reuters reports that a Sun Life Financial Inc study found that 65% of workers plan to stay on the job at least one more year than planned. Read more... 2009-10-23

  • Clown-like Robots to Lead Elderly in Physical Therapy Exercises

  • Japan's National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) has created a clown-like robot named Taizou that will help teach the elderly physical therapy exercises. Read more... 2009-09-13

  • Cane-Fu: Martial Arts For Seniors

  • Michelle Miller reports for CBS that more than 3,500 senior citizens are studying cane fu. Read more... 2009-07-30

  • Older People Find Love Online

  • Many seniors are finding romance with online dating sites just like younger daters. Read more... 2004-10-02