As more people age mobility loss becomes a major concern. There are ways to help you or an elder family member adapt. This underscores the need for advance long-term care plan prior to retirement.
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If you have a loved one that is in a long-term care facility, addressing their spiritual needs may be very important for them, as well as for you. Many facilities have spiritual/religious services available.
28 states offer some type of tax credit or deduction for Long-Term Care Insurance. A new measure introduced by a Nebraska state senator would provide a new tax credit for Nebraskans as they plan for Long-Term Care.
American longevity is creating an increase of multigenerational households. As more people require help with normal activities/long-term care, this places a burden on adult children and their families.
An elder Mom or Dad may not always reveal health or aging issues with their adult children. An ER visit often becomes the first sign and creates crisis management if no advance plan for Long-Term Care exists.
Like many Americans, pop star Lady Gaga is suffering from fibromyalgia, a painful condition which can impact activity and even cause future long-term care. Advance plan with LTC insurance will help provide quality care.