She had tried everything she could think of, but it made no difference. Extra activities. Added staff. Security cameras . . .
To help you meet the challenges of aging, the VA offers a wide variety of benefits and services.
If you are a veteran, or are helping someone who is, there are a wide variety of benefits and service available to you
If you're making any kind of plan for your future journey along the gray mile, you have to at least consider long term care insurance . . .
Hospices all provide the same basic services to patients but that doesn’t mean that all hospice providers are the same. How can you know the difference?
You may balk at the mention of hospice. By understanding what hospice offers, however, you’ll learn that it’s not about dying. It’s about embracing life . . .
A resident of our assisted living community, he dressed in Hawaiian shirts every day, so they were immediately visible . . .
Nationwide, some 5.2 million Americans have Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia. When their care falls to a loved one, such as yourself, their actions and behaviors can become challenging, to say the least . . .
While you may not be able to verbally communicate with a loved one due to their dementia, your simple presence may be all that is needed to calm them and let them know they are safe . . .
While you may be aware of the classic symptoms of depression, it can actually appear quite differently in seniors. By being proactive and learning more, you can reduce the risk of depression as you journey along the gray mile . . .