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.
Health issues as a result of Obesity are a main factor in increased risk of Long Term Health Care. A new British study suggests drinking a pint of tap water before meals will help people lose weight.
The National Association of Insurance Commissioners is urging Congress to make policy changes bolstering Long-Term Care Insurance and its availability to the public as it faces the challenges of an aging population.
Hospice care focuses on pain relief and symptom control for patients generally at the end of life. Those who provide this care tend to be special people.
Longevity means long-term health care is in our future. Who will provide that care and where will the money come from? Many LTC Insurance policies may pay for future advances in technology.
Longevity causes aging & health issues which require us to need long-term care services & support. Cost of paid care is high; impact on family is tremendous. Most prefer to be at home; LTC policies pay for quality care in any setting.
More people find themselves in the role of being a caregiver for a parent. This role is physically and emotionally demanding. It also creates financial problems for the caregiver as they often must leave their career or reduce hours. Pre-planning will lessen the burden on your family.
The costs of long-term care services continue to increase placing tremendous pressure on American families. Advance planning essential to a successful future retirement.
You might have something in common with Bill and Melinda Gates. Gray divorce. How will that impact future long-term care? How would getting married a second or third time affect long-term care planning?