Category 'Aging'

Staying Financially Independent as You Age

A longer life translates to needing more money to carry one through, especially if Medicaid and Social Security funds dwindle.

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U.S. Alzheimer’s Rate Is Declining

Landmark research shows it may be time to toast a green smoothie to lowering Alzheimer’s disease in the United States.

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Family Caregivers Share Advice; Study Reveals Why Mental Exercise Is Important

These and other stories are in the January edition of the Caring Right at Home e-newsletter, providing information, advice and support for adult caregiving.

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Snowbirds Flocking South

Like their avian counterparts, snowbird retirees migrate to warmer locales before winter invades.

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Self-Care vs. Medical Help

Healing takes longer when your body is older, but how do seniors know when to rely on self-care for aches, pains and injuries and when to seek medical help?

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When Your Loved One Resists Home Care; Why Alzheimer’s Patients Search for Things

These and other stories are in the December edition of the Caring Right at Home e-newsletter, providing information, advice and support for adult caregiving.

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Prepaid Debit Cards Protect Seniors

Prepaid debit cards are one of the most secure ways to reign in overzealous or unwise spending by seniors.

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Success in Making Older People Happy

As people get older, they gain pleasure from more ordinary, everyday experiences while their happiness from extraordinary experiences remains fairly stable.

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Thank a Caregiver During National Home Care and Hospice Month

In recognizing the faithful efforts of family and professional caregivers everywhere, show your appreciation this November with a small gift of your time and your gratefulness.

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Family Caregivers Step In After Hospital Stays; How Diabetics Can Protect Eyesight

These and other stories are in the November edition of the Caring Right at Home e-newsletter, providing information, advice and support for adult caregiving.

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