If you think social media is just for kids and millenials, think again. According to the Pew Research Center, Internet use among those age 65 and older has grown 150 percent between 2009 and 2011. A 2012 study also done by Pew, showed that 34 percent of seniors who are online, use social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter.
Those of us who stay up north from December through March comes know that we’re in for a difficult few months. For senior citizens, this season can be even rougher, as they face a greater risk of accidents, injuries and health problems.