Providing safe transportation is one of the first challenges many families encounter when a senior chooses to age in place.
If you care for an aging parent, you’ve probably put considerable effort into making sure her home is safe and she has appropriate medical care.
Spend a little extra time this season to show your appreciation with a thoughtful gift to thank your caregiver for all they’ve done for you or your parents or your child.
Doctors are trained to help people extend life as long as possible, but the question some people are now raising is, “What kind of life are they prolonging?” More questions need to be asked about whether this is really what all people want.
Are you concerned because your mom is lonely? Maybe she can no longer drive to bingo on Monday evenings and she misses her friends. Or are you worried because your dad doesn’t bathe often enough?
September is Healthy Aging® Month, which means it’s time to focus on the positive aspects of growing older.
If your parents are older baby boomers, it’s probably time to start talking about their future living arrangements.
Today many seniors prefer to stay in their own homes as long as possible, but family and friends often have concerns for their safety and well-being.