Category: seniors issues
Caring For Someone With Alzheimer's During The Holidays: Seven TipsDec 23, 2011
If you have a loved one with Alzheimer’s or dementia, your instinct might be to cling to beloved traditions this holiday season. But you—and your loved one—might experience the most holiday joy by adapting your plans and expectations
How to protect your home from mortgage and real estate title fraudApr 06, 2012
Real estate title and mortgage fraud are on the rise and seniors are usually the victims. Here's how boomers and seniors can protect themselves and their homes.
Long-term care insurance: Should you buy it?Apr 11, 2012
Your health may change during retirement and you could need nursing services and/or long term care. Here's how long-term care insurance can help.
Helping your aging parent when they have to give up drivingMay 31, 2012
Giving up the independence of driving is one of the most difficult aspects of aging. This expert advice will help you to help your parent.
Seniors Fight Depression Naturally With Diet and Nutrition (Part 2)Jun 04, 2012
The timeless wisdom, "We are what we eat," is as valid as ever, especially for seniors. It can even impove mood and help avoid depression.
Make Caregiving a Choice and Reduce Your StressJun 20, 2012
Most people are caregivers by default which causes a lot of stress. If you view caregiving as a choice, you can change all that for the better.
How to deal with cliques at your retirement homeJul 24, 2012
When you move to a retirement home you need to become friends with existing groups. It can feel like high school but it will work out.
Seven Ways Families Benefit from Long-term Care HomesJul 26, 2012
Long-term care retirement homes provide care for seniors who require frequent assistance but the benefits extend to the family as well.