Strokes: What Women Need To Know
October 06, 2022 Health & Safety
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention states that 60% of women who have a stroke will die from it. Stroke symptoms for women can be different from those for men, and the risk factors for women can be different as well. Read on for more information and the three things to do first if you suspect someone is having a stroke.
Are You a Working Family Caregiver? Here Are Things You Should Know!
October 04, 2022 Caregiving
Did you know that being a family caregiver could cost you $700,000 over your lifetime? Read about how to reach out for help, find resources, and talk to your employer about any programs they offer.
6 Tips for Preserving Your Family History
September 29, 2022 Family & Loved Ones
Stories that are passed down from generation to generation are like gold, but keeping the stories going can be time consuming. These six tips will help you get started with preserving your family history.
Give Your Attitude About Aging a Checkup
September 27, 2022 Life Planning
Studies show that alongside lifestyle choices, a healthy attitude about aging can affect our health and independence in our later years. Help combat ageism with these tips.
Senior Disaster Preparedness: How To Plan When You’re a Family Caregiver
September 22, 2022 Caregiving
If you’re caring for a senior, it’s important to help them prepare for a disaster to help keep them safe if one occurs. Whether your loved one lives in an area that experiences tornados, hurricanes or blizzards, these tips will help you ensure they are prepared.
Infographic: Living Options for Older Adults
September 20, 2022 Life Planning
Housing options for seniors offer different levels of service and features. It is important to understand all of the senior living options so you can choose the one that is best for you or your loved one.
Overcoming the Epidemic of Senior Loneliness
September 15, 2022 Health & Safety
Senior loneliness and isolation are now widely considered a serious public health risk, as evidence shows they are often associated with a broad range of physical and emotional illnesses. Read these tips to find ways to overcome loneliness and isolation.
The Pandemic Has Raised the Risk of Senior Falls
September 13, 2022 Health & Safety
Many factors lead to the increased risk of falls for seniors. Here are tips to reduce your fall risk and help make your home safe for you and your family.
Lightening the Load: How Seniors Can Start Getting Rid of Their Stuff
September 08, 2022 Life Planning
If you are like most older adults, you’ve accumulated a lot of things over the years. As you start considering how you want to live out your golden years, it may be a good time to start decluttering and getting rid of things. But where do you start?
6 Steps for Your Senior Downsizing Plan
September 06, 2022 Life Planning
There can be many reasons you might be looking to downsize. No matter why you might be considering it, these tips will help you plan appropriately so you can accomplish your goal.