The best question to ask when faced with deciding on hospice for a loved one: What would make his/her last days most comfortable?
Not all states require home care agencies to be licensed. Check your state for specifics.
If you have specific opinions about the kind of care that you want at the end of your life, you’d better let your family members know. A new study shows that most seniors don’t receive care based on what caregivers think is best for them.
“tex playing video games” © 2005 RebeccaPollard, Attribution 3.0 Generic http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
There’s a new spoon for Parkinson’s patients.
Brain exercises are effective ways of improving memory and concentration.
“Diploma” © 2004 Jeff Meyer, Attribution 3.0 Generic http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
A new study shows that the older we get, the better we get at getting older. (More on this subject.)
There are tax implications of moving to a CCRC. Here’s a primer on them (it’s sort of complicated, so I’d suggest taking it to your accountant.)
Your brain changes as you age; you might get more creative as a result!
An 87-year old nursing home resident got left in an elevator for over 24 hours during the Christmas holidays.
Not all Florida nursing homes are doing a great job for their patients.
“Paintbrushes” © 2008 John-Morgan, Attribution 3.0 Generic http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
There’s a free scam prevention book online.
Want to make your home safer? Here are a few tips.