Aging is an issue which impacts every American family. With longevity comes the health and age-related issues which drain savings and create stress and pressure on loved ones. New proposals give families more options to plan.
A topic you will hate … death and long-term care. Could have added taxes but that would be too much. Many of the causes of death also cause extended care impacting family & finances. Pet pic included for fun.
America's TV & movie icons are getting older. Many need long-term care services. Tim Conway's family had to deal with the consequences of aging.
If you find yourself or family member caring for a person with Alzheimer’s or dementia the stress impacts more than you and your family. It impacts your health unless you take the right steps.
David Cassidy, pop culture idol of the 1970s, died Tuesday, November 21, 2017, at a Fort Lauderdale, Florida, area hospital. He was 67. He said he had dementia but did he?
African Americans and Native Americans have the highest incidence rates of dementia, according to research. People require long-term health care due to an illness, accident, or the impact of aging. This includes the risk of cognitive decline. Planning is essential.
A new study shows the cost of caring for those with memory loss is more expensive than other health issues. This cost tends to be out-of-pocket and in the last 5 years of life.
Those afflicted with memory loss is expected to triple in 35 years. Now a leading reason people require Long Term Health Care, the 100 types of dementias and the impact memory loss has on loved ones will become an even bigger
With research showing dementia victims are getting memory loss at younger ages has created additional pressures for loved ones. Planning ahead and seeing a MD right away are key.