There are always health challenges as we hit our fragile 50s and beyond. Yoga and Meditation have many benefits. You still must plan for longevity but grow old with better health.
When was the last time you went to the dentist? The older you get, the more critical oral health becomes. Seeing the dentist is important and safe, even during the COVID-19 era.
Operation Warp Speed started a massive nationwide program to vaccinate residents and staff at the nation's long-term care facilities. Deaths have dropped dramatically as a result.
If you have a loved one with dementia, they will need a safe environment and supervision. You can make their home more dementia-friendly to allow them to stay at home longer.
More families live apart, and there is more isolation because of COVID-19. The amount of self-neglect among older adults is increasing at an alarming rate.
The Long-Term Care Insurance Industry paid $9.2 Billion in benefits in 2017 alone, an increase from $8.65 paid in 2016. Policies are paying huge benefits reducing financial and physical burdens placed on the American family.
Despite the perception that long-term care insurance is expensive, the reality is policies are very affordable for most people. Plus, experts suggest ways to make them even more affordable.
Another research study is showing the significant impact caregiving is having on American families. Without long-term care insurance, family members become caregivers. A growing number of loved ones find themselves in this role.
We live in a world where more people are living to older ages than ever before. Many of us will be placed into the role of a caregiver. Most people are unprepared for this role that impacts the caregiver’s family and finances.