If you find yourself being an executor of an estate, every state has rules you must follow. Once you become an executor, you see the complexity of life, even at death.
Hearing loss is common after age 50. One in three have hearing loss for those aged 65 to 74, nearly half after age 75, making life challenging and even dangerous.
If you notice a decline in your parent's health due to aging, you can do things to help make their life easier and safer. Early action will help them, and your family avoid undue stress and burden.
When it comes to physical decline, inactivity is the culprit. Aging happens, but we can control the level of activity you or a loved one engages in. Getting active is one of many ways to prepare for future aging.
Do you have to be lonely when you get older? Those who are socially active enjoy greater longevity and better health. Longevity, however, leads to higher risk of long-term health care. Planning is essential before aging ‘happens’.
More than 50 million Americans suffer from allergies each year. Allergies are a leading cause of chronic illness. Which type of allergy do you have, and how do you feel better?
Can you easily read this article? Perhaps you need to see an eye doctor? Eye health is often ignored. With aging, you should be paying close attention to your eyes.
Being a caregiver, either professionally or a family member thrust into the role is physically and emotionally demanding. Protect yourself as you care for others.
Traveling with older people with disabilities can be difficult. Those with oxygen tanks need special planning. Include the entire family on your next trip.