It is often assumed that the opportunity for obtaining life insurance coverage is past its prime if you are a senior. While ...
A Place for Mom has offered scholarships to students preparing for a career working with seniors in 2013. As North America’s ...
When Dad and Mom named you health care proxy and your sibling power of attorney, the division of responsibilities and roles ...
Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, which affect memory and other cognitive abilities, can create anger, anxiety, confusion and fear for a person living with the disease. It doesn’t help that explaining ...
Alzheimer’s disease is the health condition that many fear the most. That concern can prompt us to eat well, exercise, get regular health checkups and follow our doctors’ recommendations. However, for ...
Are you learning as you go as a family caregiver? If you’re like most people, the answer is probably yes. While you can get information on how to be a caregiver from your loved one’s care manager, ...
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that there are 61 million adults that are at a high risk for vision loss in the United States. Fortunately, early detection and treatment ...
Estelle Carlson of Redondo Beach, California, has had a smartphone for at least 10 years. Carlson, who is in her 70s, does everything on it: she banks, Facetimes with her cousin in Scotland and her ...
If diet soda helps you get through the day, you may want to consider it’s health risks or consider alternatives. Women age 50 and older who drink two or more diet sodas a day are 23% more likely to ...
It may be hard for a senior to motivate themselves to exercise when they are experiencing an arthritis flare-up. However, according to the Arthritis Foundation, exercise may be the best way to improve ...
Finances can be tricky for family caregivers. Not only managing your parent’s or senior loved one’s finances, but also your own can be expensive. Here are six financial goals that you can stick to, to ...
As we age, our teeth also age and the health of our teeth can suffer, sometimes causing trouble with nutrition, as well as making us feel less confident. This occurs over time through the buildup of ...