I often wonder if I need Life Alert, even at age 50. Sometimes, I think we all need Life Alert if we live alone.
There are many benefits to living as a group -- the best, of course, being that you will not live your later years alone.
It isn't always easy getting older. But this is not the time to simply give up, give in and hide away in fear. On the contrary, this is probably the most important time for you to rise up and stare those fears down.